Year: 2019

  • Preparing for a Positive Birth Experience
    Preparing for a Positive Birth Experience

    When you are pregnant it’s important to prepare yourself mentally and physically so that you can be in control and make choices for a positive birth. Here are the key aspects to consider on your journey to motherhood.   By Iasnaia Maximo   I used to live in Amsterdam, where I worked as a Doula […]

  • Staying Safe In and Around Water in Thailand
    Staying Safe In and Around Water in Thailand

    A swimming coach reminds us of basic water safety for the whole family as well as things to consider if you are new to life in Thailand. By Kiran Haroon When we think about Thailand, things that come to mind include the beautiful scenery, tropical fruits, exotic islands. Aside from all mother nature has provided, […]

  • How Chemicals in Food and Drink Are Damaging our Kidneys
    How Chemicals in Food and Drink Are Damaging our Kidneys

    In recent years, more people than ever are being diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). By being aware of this disease we can make alternative food and drink choices to protect our kidneys. By Dr. Sira Sooparb Kidneys are critically important organs that work hard to keep the body healthy in a variety of ways. Each day, […]

  • BAMBI Charities Team Supports the Roy Rak Creative
    BAMBI Charities Team Supports the Roy Rak Creative

    By Yoshiko Swinney For the first time in our charity activities, BAMBI is pleased to be supporting the Roy Rak Creative this year. Being run under the charity, Urban Neighbours of Hope Thailand, Roy Rak (which means ‘bead love’ in Thai) is a small group of women from the Klong Toei community who make and […]

  • BAMBI News November 2019
    BAMBI News November 2019

      View PDF   Dear BAMBI members, Welcome to November, the month of Loy Krathong, my favorite Thai celebration! Loy Krathong is celebrated on the evening of the full moon of the 12th month of the Thai lunar calendar. Loy Krathong is translated as “floating basket” and on this day, rivers, canals, ponds, and even […]

  • The Hidden Cause of Mom’s Annoyance 子育て中のママのパパへのイライラが止まらないのはなぜ?
    The Hidden Cause of Mom’s Annoyance 子育て中のママのパパへのイライラが止まらないのはなぜ?

    Find yourself frequently annoyed at your partner after becoming new parents? Maybe it’s because your partner is too busy or because you have no helpers. But there’s also a physiological cause. Midwife Yukiyo shares tips on how moms and dads can deal with it. By Yukiyo Tomie / Translated by Hanae Matsumura [日本語記事へ]   As a […]