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5 health benefits of black sesame seeds

Black Sesame seeds, also known as kala til, are beneficial for human bodyBlack sesame seeds are a good source of energy.

  • Identifying the underlying cause of knee pain

    Identifying the underlying cause of knee pain

    Public: 1/18/2019 2:05:36 PM

    Next to back pain, knee pain is one of the most common complaints among both older adults and younger athletes. Knee injuries are one common cause of knee pain, but you don’t have to fall, trip or get into some type of accident to hurt your knees. Ho

  • Too little sleep tied to increased heart disease risk: Study

    Too little sleep tied to increased heart disease risk: Study

    Public: 1/18/2019 11:21:58 AM

    People who sleep less than six hours a night may be more likely to develop cardiovascular disease than those who sleep seven to eight hours, a Spanish study suggests.

  • Less beef, more beans: Experts say world needs a new diet

    Less beef, more beans: Experts say world needs a new diet

    Public: 1/17/2019 9:17:07 PM

    A hamburger a week, but no more -- that's about as much red meat people should eat to do what's best for their health and the planet, according to a report seeking to overhaul the world's diet.

  • Echocardiography Training Center opens in HCM City

    Echocardiography Training Center opens in HCM City

    Public: 1/17/2019 9:22:41 AM

    The University Medical Center Ho Chi Minh City opened the Echocardiography Training Center for training and research purposes in compliance with international standards on January 15.

  • 15 omega-3 foods your body needs now

    15 omega-3 foods your body needs now

    Public: 1/16/2019 10:49:35 PM

    Omega-3s are “essential” fatty acids because the body isn’t capable of producing them on its own. Therefore, we must rely on omega-3 foods in our diets to supply these extremely beneficial compounds.

  • Vietnamese surgeons save Japanese engineer with rectal cancer

    Vietnamese surgeons save Japanese engineer with rectal cancer

    Public: 1/16/2019 3:25:52 PM

    Vietnamese surgeons of the National Cancer Hospital in Hanoi had performed an operation on a Japanese 62-year-old engineer to remove a 4x5 tumor in his rectum, said the hospital on January 14.

  • 9 milestones of Vietnam’s health sector in 2018

    9 milestones of Vietnam’s health sector in 2018

    Public: 1/16/2019 10:20:22 AM

    In 2018, Vietnam was awarded an international award by JICA for the successful production of the “3 in 1” seasonal flu vaccine, measles vaccine and for the first successful lung transplant.

  • Cantaloupe: The phytonutrient powerhouse

    Cantaloupe: The phytonutrient powerhouse

    Public: 1/16/2019 9:49:17 AM

    Cantaloupe is a type of melon fruit that provides a range of antioxidants, phytonutrients and electrolytes that are shown to have multiple health benefits. The nutrients found in cantaloupe nutrition can be spotted in its deep, orange color. They can

  • VCF enhaces quality healthcare services for Kien Giang’s children

    VCF enhaces quality healthcare services for Kien Giang’s children

    Public: 1/7/2019 11:00:40 AM

    On January 5, Thanh Ha Fish Sauce Co. Ltd. and The VinaCapital Foundation (VCF) jointly implement the VCF’s pediatric capacity program Critical Response in Kien Giang, seeking to support the provincial Health Department and hospitals to provide quality healthcare services for local children.

  • Community-based HIV testing shows promise in Vietnam

    Community-based HIV testing shows promise in Vietnam

    Public: 1/3/2019 11:12:02 AM

    A new testing method for HIV has brought encouragement to researchers in Vietnam looking to curb the disease.

  • Multi-organ donor honoured for noble humanitarian act

    Multi-organ donor honoured for noble humanitarian act

    Public: 1/3/2019 10:59:59 AM

    Duong Hong Quy, a multi-organ donor who donated his organs after brain death to save other lives, has been honoured for his noble humanitarian act.

  • Do bitter foods really boost health?

    Do bitter foods really boost health?

    Public: 1/2/2019 8:16:38 AM

    Bitter foods like kale, artichokes and arugula are not only packed with nutrients, but they’re also excellent for gut health, appetite and digestion. Used for centuries in traditional medicine, emerging new research has also started to confirm the gut-boosting benefits of these powerful superfoods.

  • Water quality inspections to be held nationwide

    Water quality inspections to be held nationwide

    Public: 12/30/2018 10:15:31 AM

    Inspection units will be established in all cities and provinces nationwide to conduct regular inspections on the quality of water supplied to households from June next year, the Ministry of Health has said.

  • First child patient in Vietnam receives kidney from brain-dead donor

    First child patient in Vietnam receives kidney from brain-dead donor

    Public: 12/25/2018 8:59:02 PM

    The Nhi Dong 2 Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City has successfully transplanted a kidney from a brain dead donor in Hanoi into a 15-year-old patient.

  • Is eating deli meats really that bad for you?

    Is eating deli meats really that bad for you?

    Public: 12/24/2018 7:59:49 AM

    Meat and poultry are excellent sources of protein, B vitamins and certain minerals, but consuming even small amounts of processed meat increases the risk of colorectal cancer.

  • Vietnam scales up efforts against antibiotic resistance

    Vietnam scales up efforts against antibiotic resistance

    Public: 12/23/2018 3:29:51 PM

    Vietnam is calling for a stronger commitment in dealing with antibiotic resistance.

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