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Elderly healthcare goals envisaged as VN is among fastest ageing societiesicon
SOCIETY18/10/20200

Elderly healthcare goals envisaged as VN is among fastest ageing societies

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently passed an elderly healthcare program figuring out elderly healthcare goals through 2030.

 
Vietnam one of four best countries for treating HIV/AIDS: ministericon

Vietnam one of four best countries for treating HIV/AIDS: minister

SOCIETY
29/09/2020

As one of four countries, alongside Germany, Switzerland and the UK, with the best HIV/AIDS treatment in the world, 

Remote examination and treatment project a breakthrough for health sectoricon

Remote examination and treatment project a breakthrough for health sector

SOCIETY
18/09/2020

The Ministry of Health is implementing a remote medical examination and treatment project for 2020-2025 to ensure the sustainable development of the health sector.

Successful surgery for patient with giant meningeal tumouricon

Successful surgery for patient with giant meningeal tumour

SOCIETY
16/09/2020

Doctors from the Neurology Ward under the Can Tho General Hospital have successfully carried out an operation to remove a giant meningeal tumour from a woman.

Record number of organ transplants performed in Vietnamicon

Record number of organ transplants performed in Vietnam

SOCIETY
16/09/2020

Doctors from Vietnam-Germany Hospital in Hanoi have successfully completed 23 organ transplants over the past 13 days, marking a significant step forward for multi-organ procedures conducted in the country.

International journal publishes Vietnamese IVF researchicon

International journal publishes Vietnamese IVF research

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
15/09/2020

The development of children born from a "freeze-only" transfer is similar to and even better than those born from a "fresh embryo" transfer, 

Vietnam sees increasing survival rate of premature infantsicon

Vietnam sees increasing survival rate of premature infants

SOCIETY
10/09/2020

Advances in treatment at hospitals nationwide have helped save more and more premature infants who are at high risk of mortality. 

Grassroots healthcare clinics to be upgradedicon

Grassroots healthcare clinics to be upgraded

SOCIETY
09/09/2020

Vietnam is one of the few countries with a complete healthcare network which had been widely expanded to villages to provide primary treatment to local people, Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen said.

Patient found with two types of cancer in same lungicon

Patient found with two types of cancer in same lung

SOCIETY
08/09/2020

A patient identified with two different types of cancer occurring simultaneously on the same lung lobe has been hospitalised in the Vietnam-Sweden Hospital in Uong Bi City of the northeastern province Quang Ninh.

Loving photos show conjoined twins after removal of leg casticon

Loving photos show conjoined twins after removal of leg cast

SOCIETY
31/08/2020

Doctors have removed the casts from the legs of conjoined twins Hoang Truc Nhi and Hoang Dieu Nhi after a month and a half, therefore allowing them to prepare to take their very first steps in life.

Project aims to improve healthcare in 13 provincesicon

Project aims to improve healthcare in 13 provinces

SOCIETY
26/08/2020

The Ministry of Health kicked off a five-year project on developing district- and commune-level healthcare systems in 13 provinces nationwide at an online conference held on August 25.

Three foreign experts honoured for supporting health sector in Vietnamicon

Three foreign experts honoured for supporting health sector in Vietnam

SOCIETY
26/08/2020

The Ministry of Health held a ceremony in Hanoi on August 25 to present the “For people’s health” insignia to three foreign experts in recognition of their contributions to the Vietnamese health sector.

Medical air ambulance saves patients on islandsicon

Medical air ambulance saves patients on islands

SOCIETY
20/08/2020

The Military Hospital 175 is the first responder to emergency evacuation requests from the Spratly Islands' medical detachments.

More diphtheria infections confirmed in Quang Triicon

More diphtheria infections confirmed in Quang Tri

SOCIETY
10/08/2020

The central province of Quang Tri has reported eight more diphtheria cases, comprised of children aged between 1 and 12.

First online heart surgery operation implemented via Viettel Telehealthicon

First online heart surgery operation implemented via Viettel Telehealth

SOCIETY
09/08/2020

Doctors at Hanoi Heart Hospital have successfully carried out the first online heart surgeries in Vietnam for patients at Phu Tho General Hospital through the Telehealth system developed by Viettel Group.

Brave doctors head to Da Nang to fight outbreakicon

Brave doctors head to Da Nang to fight outbreak

SOCIETY
05/08/2020

As thousands of tourists fled Da Nang after the COVID-19 outbreak sprang up in the central city, dozens of leading doctors went in the opposite direction, towards the danger.

Cancer the second leading cause of death in Vietnamicon

Cancer the second leading cause of death in Vietnam

SOCIETY
29/07/2020

Cancer is the second leading cause of death in Vietnam, accounting for 17.9 per cent and 19.9 per cent of total deaths caused by diseases in the country in 2010 and 2017 respectively.

Conjoined twins recover well after separationicon

Conjoined twins recover well after separation

SOCIETY
29/07/2020

The 13-month-old conjoined twins who had surgery to separate them on July 15 at the City Children’s Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City no longer have fever and they are showing signs of good recovery.