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2/15/2018 12:47:47 PM

Central, local hospitals to be open over Lunar New Year holidays

All hospitals at both central and local levels in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have carefully prepared for emergencies during Tet (Lunar New Year).

  • Facial exercises may make you look 3 years younger: Study

    Facial exercises may make you look 3 years younger: Study

    Public: 1/15/2018 8:24:25 AM

    Facial exercises may significantly reduce some of the signs of ageing, according to a new study on the effects of repeating specific, expressive movements on people’s appearance.

  • Yoga classes of young trainer ease cancer patients’ pain

    Yoga classes of young trainer ease cancer patients’ pain

    Public: 1/10/2018 2:10:14 PM

    The 5.30am yoga class was over. Hurriedly wrapping up her mat, sweaty Dang Thi Quynh Nhu could not spare time for a refreshing shower. After teaching the first class of the morning, she headed straight to the hospital.

  • HCM City eyes 90-90-90 AIDS score

    HCM City eyes 90-90-90 AIDS score

    Public: 1/9/2018 4:18:55 PM

    HCM City targets a reduction in the number of AIDS cases by 2030, according to the city’s Health Department.

  • How Vietnamese beef noodles can cure your cold?

    How Vietnamese beef noodles can cure your cold?

    Public: 1/8/2018 3:30:46 PM

    (VNF) – Suffering from a cold or a flu is a common problem in winter. Even though it is not a severe health issue, the symptoms are really irritating, which badly affect your work and other daily routines. But do you know there is an easy and tasty way to cure your sickness faster? Just take a bowl of Vietnamese beef noodles (phở bò)!

  • Drinking hot tea linked to lowered glaucoma risk

    Drinking hot tea linked to lowered glaucoma risk

    Public: 1/3/2018 3:14:05 PM

    People who drink hot tea daily may be less likely than others to develop glaucoma symptoms, US researchers say.

  • Production of Vietnam’s first foot-and-mouth vaccines to start in Q2

    Production of Vietnam’s first foot-and-mouth vaccines to start in Q2

    Public: 1/2/2018 2:21:26 PM

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development expects the mass production of the first made-in-Vietnam vaccines against foot-and-mouth disease will start in the second quarter of 2018.

  • Health Ministry announces top ten medical events in 2017

    Health Ministry announces top ten medical events in 2017

    Public: 1/1/2018 8:38:15 PM

    The Ministry of Health officially declared the top ten events of Vietnam’s health sector in 2017 on December 31st.

  • 15 foods that are high in vitamin B12

    15 foods that are high in vitamin B12

    Public: 12/29/2017 3:12:39 PM

    Fill your plate with these vitamin B12-rich foods for a stronger immune system, improved nerve function, and much more.

  • Experts' advices for a healthy new year

    Experts' advices for a healthy new year

    Public: 12/28/2017 9:49:47 AM

    (VNF) – 2018 is coming in just three more days, it's time to think about New Year resolution. Have you fulfilled those that you set one year ago yet? If not, continue to make improvement for this year.

  • Vietnamese are eating a lot of salt: Experts

    Vietnamese are eating a lot of salt: Experts

    Public: 12/27/2017 9:51:07 AM

    Vietnamese are eating a lot of salt. However, many people refuse to accept that excess salt in one’s daily diet is not healthy and may cause several non communicable diseases (NCDs) such as high blood pressure or heart diseases, heard at a workshop on Monday.

  • Foods that you should eat daily for clean arteries

    Foods that you should eat daily for clean arteries

    Public: 12/26/2017 10:12:48 AM

    Your arteries are blood vessels responsible for the transportation of oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the rest of the body. A normal artery will be strong, flexible, and elastic. On the other hand, progressive clogging of the arteries is a serious condition called atherosclerosis. It is the major cause of cardiovascular disease, which includes peripheral vascular disease, strokes, and heart attacks.

  • New radiation therapy to improve cancer prognosis

    New radiation therapy to improve cancer prognosis

    Public: 12/22/2017 3:39:50 PM

    The National Cancer Hospital (K Hospital) is working on a project to set up the first centre in the country to use proton radiation therapy to treat cancer.

  • Woman gives birth to baby from 24 year-old frozen embryo

    Woman gives birth to baby from 24 year-old frozen embryo

    Public: 12/20/2017 1:54:46 PM

    (VNF) - A 26-year-old woman has given birth to a baby girl from a donated embryo which was frozen for 24 years - the longest ever frozen embryo to come to term.

  • Foods that can help you sleep better

    Foods that can help you sleep better

    Public: 12/12/2017 9:10:52 AM

    Other than putting away your smart devices before bedtime and sipping warm milk, there are other foods and drinks that help insomniacs sleep better.

  • Adult colorectal cancer risk tied to weight as a teen: Study

    Adult colorectal cancer risk tied to weight as a teen: Study

    Public: 12/11/2017 3:04:37 PM

    Being overweight or obese as a teenager may increase a person’s risk of developing colorectal cancer as an adult, suggests a large Israeli study.

  • Urban parents freak out as their kids grow up too fast

    Urban parents freak out as their kids grow up too fast

    Public: 12/8/2017 2:18:02 PM

    Dozens of confused and anxious parents are showing up at the Children’s Hospital No.1 in Ho Chi Minh City every month, wanting to know why their children are turning into adults years earlier than normal.

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