Born in Hai Minh Commune, Hai Hau District, Nam Dinh Province, Nguyen Thi Diep underwent her life-saving liver transplant at the age of nine. Fifteen years later, now she leads a healthy life and works for the well-being of others.
Việt Nam has 19 organ transplant centres, and the biggest problem they face was a shortage of organs to conduct transplants, said professor Trịnh Hồng Sơn, director of the National Coordination Centre for Organ Transplantation.
The anti-vaccine trend has continued influencing parents in Vietnam, particularly in HCM City.
The value of technology depends on how you use it, and children - and adults - need to use their inhalers correctly for the devices to help.
In a bid to meet the lofty goal of a 95 percent nationwide vaccination rate, Vietnamese preventive medicine specialists are venturing deep into the country’s most remote areas to educate locals on the advantages of vaccinations and the important role
The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) have voiced their committment to assisting Vietnam deal with the outbreak of African swine fever (ASF).
The World Health Organization on Monday (Mar 11) launched a strategy to protect people worldwide over the next decade against the threat of influenza, warning that new pandemics are "inevitable".
Several schools in Hanoi removed pork from their menus due to the spread of African swine fever.
Associate Professor Nguyen Huu Uoc, head of the Cardiothoracic Department under the Vietnam-Germany Hospital, and his associates have successfully performed the most difficult heart surgery in his 10 years of working, to save a Japanese tourist.
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Four simultaneous events to celebrate the first patients receiving antiretroviral (ARV) drugs covered by social health insurance (SHI) were hosted across Vietnam yesterday.
Doctors at the Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy’s Medical Centre have warned of an increasing incidence of stomach cancer among young people.
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An HIV-positive man in Britain has become the second known adult worldwide to be cleared of the AIDS virus after he received a bone marrow transplant from an HIV resistant donor, his doctors said.
The Ministry of Health (MoH), hospitals and medical associations are trying to fight fake medical information spread on the internet by launching public awareness campaigns and programmes.
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