The Ministry of Health (MOH) has allowed the use of xuyen tam lien (Andrographis paniculata), a familiar traditional medicine, in Covid-19 treatment, according to Luong Ngoc Khe, Director of the Administration of Medical Examination and Treatment.
Health Ministry withdraws dispatch on 26 traditional medicine products for Covid-19 treatment
The Ministry of Health on July 26 decided to withdraw dispatch 5944 only two days after its issuance because of inappropriate content.
Late acupuncturist devoted his life to helping others
Professor Nguyen Tai Thu, a leading Vietnamese acupuncturist, used to tell his students: “To be a physician, first of all, you must have a heart that can easily be touched by the pain of others.
Integrating traditional medicine into modern healthcare for patients' benefit
Alongside the development of modern medicine, the growing need for traditional Vietnamese medicine proves the effectiveness of the medicine in the old time; hence, integrating traditional medicine into modern healthcare will benefit patients much.
Vietnam to host traditional medicine conference of sub-Mekong countries
The ninth conference on traditional medicine of countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region will open in Hanoi on September 5, according to the Ministry of Health.
Precious ginseng found in Quang Nam
A large amount of a precious and endangered flora gene has been found inside a forest in central Quang Nam Province.