Guide to Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and Sexual Health in Thailand

The most frequently cited list of threats to the health of expats living in Thailand usually includes factors like air pollution, food poisoning or traffic accidents. But there is another danger you should consider- Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) – and you don’t necessarily have to frequent the seedy underbelly of Bangkok’s nightlife to encounter it. If you’re […]

Patong Beach in Phuket

Patong’s 3-km strip of golden sand is one of the most popular beaches in Phuket. It has plenty of parasailing and jet ski operators, boat drivers, beach vendors and masseuses approaching travellers who are relaxing on the sand.  Patong Beach has a row of coconut, palm and tropical almond trees separating the shore from the […]

Requirements for Entry into Phuket

A vaccine certificate: To prove that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no less than 14 days before the travel date with a vaccine registered with the MoPH or approved by the World Health Organisation (WHO) Insurance (not required for Thai Citizens): The insurance must cover travel, as well as COVID-19. COVID-19 coverage covers you to the maximum policy limit […]

Best Place for RT-PCR in PHUKET

RT PCR TEST PHUKET At Doctor Karon Clinic we provide the best service and price for RT PCR Test Start from 2,700 Baht : Click Here to book for an Appointment Doctor Karon clinic locate at : 470/5 Patak Rd, Karon, Phuket 83100 or Google DirectionsContact us at : 076-396266 or 064-4022666 Or go to […]

Advantages of RT- PCR

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a new report on COVID-19 testing, examining four topics related to the use and interpretation of COVID-19 diagnostic tests: the advantages and limitations of reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) testing; the status of point-of-care tests; strategies and considerations for certain types and sequences of tests; […]

How is the COVID-19 virus detected using real time RT–PCR?

As the coronavirus that causes the COVID-19 disease spreads across the world, the IAEA, in partnership with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), is offering its support and expertise to help countries use real time reverse transcription–polymerase chain reaction (real time RT–PCR), one of the fastest and most accurate laboratory methods […]

Which STD Tests Should I Get?

If you are sexually active, getting tested for STDs is one of the most important things you can do to protect your health. Make sure you have an open and honest conversation about your sexual history and STD testing with your doctor and ask whether you should be tested for STDs. If you are not […]