Black Sesame seeds, also known as kala til, are beneficial for human bodyBlack sesame seeds are a good source of energy.
Eating more of these potassium-rich foods can lower your risk of high blood pressure, stroke, and heart disease.
Arthritis that accompanies the skin condition psoriasis may also come with a higher risk of heart problems, according to a Hong Kong study.
The development of grass-roots medical work and provision of health services to all people are a focal assignment of the health sector in 2017, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Siemens Healthineers have launched a new ultrasound system in the Vietnamese market that will provide more efficient and reliable diagnosis, reducing the need for repeat examinations.
A new study suggests that men who eat lots of red meat are much more likely to have bowel problems, pain and nausea than their peers who stick mainly with chicken or fish.
Many breastfed infants may not get enough vitamin D because their mothers prefer not to give babies supplement drops, a study suggests.
The Prime Minister has approved the national strategy on blindness prevention until 2020 with a vision to 2030.
Omega-3 fatty acids in fish and dietary supplements are associated with lower odds of heart disease even in people already at elevated risk because of excessive levels of fats or bad cholesterol in their blood, a research review suggests.
The organising panel of the “Operation Healthy Heart” programme recently held free heart checkups for children across Vietnam in early January.
An eastern Indian state ordered the cull of more than 2,500 chickens and other poultry after four dead crows and three dead poultry tested positive for the highly pathogenic H5N1 virus, officials said on Tuesday (Dec. 27th).
Pregnancy causes "long-lasting" physical changes to a woman's brain, with significant, but seemingly beneficial, grey matter loss in parts of the crucial organ, a study said Monday (Dec. 19th).
Addressing a conference that sought to enhance the efficiency of cooperation among civil social organisations in HIV/AIDS prevention and combat, the Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam affirmed that HIV/AIDS fight is among top priorities of the Government.
Organisations and people who have greatly contributed to HIV/AIDS prevention and control in Vietnam were honoured with the Red Ribbon Awards in Ho Chi Minh City on November 25th.
The Hanoi Run for Children (HRC) 2016 will be held December 11th at Thong Nhat Park (Reunification Park, Tran Nhan Tong, Le Duan, Nguyen Du, Hai Ba Trung) in Hanoi with the participations of Miss Vietnam 2016 Do My Linh and MC Phan Anh.
About 150 patients with cataracts in the south central province of Ninh Thuan have received free surgeries provided by the Japan-based Asia Prevention of Blindness Association (APBA – Japan) and the province’s eye Centre.
The measles-rubella vaccine (MR) produced by Vietnam, which was clinically tested and proven safe and effective, will be used in the National Expanded Programme on Immunisation free of charge in 2017.