1 Clear liquid food - clear soup, clear fruit juice
2 Thick liquid food - rice congee, ground corn soup, pumpkin soup, ice cream
3 Soft food - soft-boiled rice, minced vegetable soup, tofu soup, steamed fish, steamed egg, Thai fried egg, jelly, bird nest
4 Semi Solid food (regular food) - steamed rice, soft bean, fried vegetable, Thai fried egg with minced pork
5 Sticky food - sticky rice, Thai banana in sticky rice, dessert made from sticky rice, banana save, Thai layer sweet cake
6 Hard food - fried pork, grilled pork, grilled chicken
7 Dry and hard food fried small fish, crisp rice, fried rice cake, rice cookies, biscuits
* Food types 4,5,6,7 are edible 3 months after Laryngectomy surgery.
Some individuals, likewise health care personnel, still think that hot food or tough food is not appropriate for ill individuals, cancer patients or post radiation and try to restrict kinds of food for patients.
Long term consumption of a dull and soft diet tends to decrease hunger which might result in reduction in food intake and quality of life.
Thai food is around the world popular for its balance mix of
taste consisting of sour, sweet, salted, bitter and also its hotness.
Many kinds of spices give "heat" or hotness to Thai food, but the most prominent is from chili which consists of capsaicin.
Although capsaicin can decrease appetite and energy intake in non-users, it adds food taste to routine users and tends to increase cravings.
There are also lots of sorts of Thai foods, with not only a range of taste however also texture.