By 2021, Vietnam will deploy electronic medical records in all medical examination and treatment establishments nationwide, heard a conference on smart healthcare, held by the Ministry of Health (MoH), on September 19.
Health officials from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia shared experience in fighting infectious diseases, especially avian flu, at a workshop in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on May 10th.
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Nearly 600 leaders, officials and volunteers from the International Committee of the Red Cross and Việt Nam Red Cross Society took part in the 2017 World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day celebration in HCM City on Saturday.
A new outbreak of the Ebola virus is "inevitable" but a new vaccine and rapid-response measures mean it will be more effectively contained, the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Thursday (May 4th).
Vietnam has successfully mass produced a combined vaccine against measles and rubella for the first time, Vietnam’s Ministry of Health said on May 3.
Exposing babies to puppies and other furry pets might help them accumulate two types of bacteria in their gut that are associated with a lower risk of allergies and obesity, a Canadian study suggests.
(VNF) - The four seasons of North Vietnam allows local people to enjoy a variety of delicious fruits throughout the year. And the juicy sweet-and-sour mulberry is one among those natural gifts.
Patients sent complaints about waiting for tests, motorbike parking and toilets to leaders of Ho Chi Minh City Paediatrics Hospital 1 via a new system installed there by the city’s Department of Health.
A communications campaign for World Malaria Prevention Day (Apr. 25th) was launched in Ngoc Hoi district in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on April 25th.
VNF- Tobacco and diet are two of the leading causes of cancer, said Dr. Tran Van Thuan, Director of Vietnam’ National Cancer Hospital (K Hospital).
Even dermatologists are best able to compare the effectiveness of sunscreens when presented with SPF values, a recent study suggests.
An HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis (TB) integrated treatment model has continued to be piloted at district and communal clinic centres in 18 provinces with high and medium rate of HIV this year, according to the Vietnam Administration for HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC) under the Ministry of Health.
The Breast Milk Bank under the Da Nang Hospital for Women and Children, the first of its kind in Vietnam, received 140 litres of milk donated by 46 nursing mothers, including 60 litres used for 136 infants with high risks of malnutrition or infections, after two months of operation.
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Diabetes can lead to blindness, but children and teens with diabetes may not receive recommended eye exams in the years following their diagnosis, a U.S. study suggests.
Vietnam ranked first among 18 developing countries in Asia and Africa on the Health Governance Capacity Index, according to a study conducted by the Brookings Institute of the U.S.