Pictures from the Thailand Burmese Border



Apologies for my extended absence. I wanted to share a few pictures loosely related to public health from my time in Mae Sot, Thailand – just over the border from Burma. I am here for a summer internship with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Ministry of Public Health Thailand.

Sign in Burmese presumably warning against bird flu

Stop Human Trafficking – on The Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge

A quick PubMed/Google Scholar search could not support this claim – in Bangok, Thailand (see references below)

Milk and Stress:

  1. Peuhkuri K, Sihvola N, Korpela R. Diet promotes sleep duration and quality.Nutr Res. 2012 May;32(5):309-19. Epub 2012 Apr 25. PubMed PMID: 22652369.
  2. Blass EM, Shide DJ, Weller A. Stress-reducing effects of ingesting milk,sugars, and fats. A developmental perspective. Ann N Y Acad Sci.1989;575:292-305; discussion 305-6. Review. PubMed PMID: 2699193.

Enjoy your summer!

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