Tests Find Food Supplements Sold Online in Thailand Laced with Dangerous Drugs

The foundation called on Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday to impose the harshest penalties possible on the sellers.

Tests Find Food Supplements Sold Online in Thailand Laced with Dangerous Drugs

BANGKOK – Thailand’s Foundation for Consumers announced yesterday that many food supplement companies claims to help with weight loss or sexual potency and distributed via popular online platforms contain dangerous drugs. The foundation said that these food supplements are sold online via Lazada, WeMall, Shopee, 411estore as well as Watsons and that apart from risking […]

The Liberal West Needs to Take the ISIS Women’s Politics Seriously

Victim narratives and sensationalist reporting undermine female fighters’ agency.

The Liberal West Needs to Take the ISIS Women’s Politics Seriously

SYRIA – In recent weeks, the Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have closed in on the last remaining Islamic State holdout in eastern Syria. The remains of the so-called caliphate occupy less than half of a square mile of a small village called Baghuz, and all but a few hundred remaining insurgents have been driven […]

Italian Tourists Injured After Elephant Goes Berserk at Adventure Park in Southern Thailand

The mahout said he heard one of the tourists scream and jumped off the ground to help him. He then called other staffers for help.

Italian Tourists Injured After Elephant Goes Berserk at Adventure Park in Southern Thailand

PANG NGA – Ambulances and rescue teams were called to Bangkaew Adventure tour site in Muang district, Phang nga ins southern Thailand after two Italian tourists and a mahout were hurt after an elephant went berserk on Tuesday, seriously injuring one tourist. The incident occurred at Bangkaew Adventure tourist site in tambon Song Phraek in […]

Thailand’s Food and Drug Administration Warns Against New Sex Enhancement Product

Dr Surachoke advised people not to buy any drugs from websites, to avoid substandard or fake products that could put their health at risk.

Thailand’s Food and Drug Administration Warns Against New Sex Enhancement Product

  BANGKOK – Thailand’s Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers not to purchase a sexual enhancement product promoted as FDA-approved and sold on social media. Deputy secretary-general Surachoke Tangwiwat said the product labelled as “Girly Sex” had never been examined or approved for use, and customers are strongly advised not to use it. The […]

Thai Doctors Call for Crackdown on Child Muay Thai Boxing

Thai Doctors Call for Crackdown on Child Muay Thai Boxing

– CHIANG RAI – Doctors are calling for restrictions to be imposed on child Muay Thai boxing, including non-contact sparring for children under 10 to protect them from brain injuries. Jiraporn Laothamatas, head of the Advanced Diagnostic Imaging Centre (AIMC) at Ramathibodi Hospital, told Thai Media that Muay Thai boxing has exposed children to brain […]