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 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.
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 targets a reduction in the number of AIDS cases by 2030, according to the city’s Health Department.
(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)!
People who drink hot tea daily may be less likely than others to develop glaucoma symptoms, US researchers say.
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.
The Ministry of Health officially declared the top ten events of Vietnam’s health sector in 2017 on December 31st.
Fill your plate with these vitamin B12-rich foods for a stronger immune system, improved nerve function, and much more.
(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. 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.
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.
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.
(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.
Other than putting away your smart devices before bedtime and sipping warm milk, there are other foods and drinks that help insomniacs sleep better.
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.
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.