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Doctors remove toothpick from female patient's anus

Doctors from Hoan My-Da Nang Hospital have successful removed a toothpick from a patient’s anus after she swallowed while sleeping.

Liver from Hanoi brings revival to patient in HCM City

A liver donated from an unfortunate brain dead woman in Hanoi has been transported to Ho Chi Minh City for transplant to a local patient, saving him from severe cirrhosis.

Total COVID-19 cases remain at 270, five positive again

Vietnam recorded no new COVID-19 cases in the past 12 hours, remaining at 270, but five people who had previously been given the all-clear were positive again.

Vietnam’s 32nd COVID-19 patient discharged, confirms will lead charity fund

Vietnam's 32nd COVID-19 patient, who returned to Vietnam from London by private jet, was given the all clear on Tuesday.


Vietnam reports five more COVID-19 cases, total reaches 153

The Ministry of Health on March 26 evening announced five new cases that tested positive for the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, raising the total number in the country to 153.

Laughing yoga helps improve health for practitioners

Laughing yoga is gradually becoming popular in the world, attracting more people to practice. 

Islet eatery offers good food for soul

“What could a bank note of VND1,000 (0.43 cents) buy?” you may wonder as you contemplate an accumulated stack of small money. On a small islet in the Mekong Delta of Soc Trang, an eatery offers an answer

Online dating: Aim high, keep it brief, and be patient

 Scientists say the secrets to success in online dating are to aim high, keep your message brief, and be patient.

Dead patient brought back to life

 VietNamNet Bridge – A patient who suffered a stroke and was declared clinically dead for 20 minutes has been released after 10 days of treatment,

Viet Nam has nearly 6,000 people with hemophilia

Some 6,000 people in Viet Nam suffer from hemophilia, but more than 60 per cent have yet to be examined for the disease, experts said at a press conference April 15. 

Artificial leg allows patient to feel

 Scientists in Austria have created an artificial leg which allows the amputee to feel lifelike sensations from their foot.

Food poisoning fatalities on the increase

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Health's Viet Nam Food Administration has announced that 24 people have died from food poisoning nationwide so far this year.

Toothpick perforates man’s intestine

 VietNamNet Bridge - Doctors of the Hanoi-based Vietnam-Germany Hospital have performed a surgery to remove a 4cm-long toothpick from the abdomen of a 53-year-old man from the northern city of Nam Dinh.

Bionic hand allows patient to 'feel'

 Scientists have created a bionic hand which allows the amputee to feel lifelike sensations from their fingers.

Villagers in “pesticide land” struggle with cancer

 VietNamNet Bridge – There are the “cancer villages” in Ha Tinh province – the “pesticide land” in the central region.

Experts name the poison causing irregular bleeding disorders in Bac Giang

 VietNamNet Bridge – A toxic chemical called warfarin - an anti-K vitamin, anticoagulant substance - was found in the blood of two patients of non-stop bleeding syndrome in Bac Giang province.

Experts warn rabies outbreak possible

 The risk of a possible rabies outbreak will remain high if measures are not taken to control the disease, said experts from the Ministry of Health.

Vietnam to update railway system

 Transport officials and experts agree that Vietnam must build new north-south express railways, while upgrading the old ones, in order to meet  market demands.

Young man’s heart punctured with a needle

 VietNamNet Bridge – Lying on a needle, Ha, 19, in Hoa Binh province was in risk of cardiac perforation without a surgery.