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Most people who complain to their general practitioner about first-time chest pain don’t get additional diagnostic testing to determine the cause, according to a recent UK study.
A humanitarian health care programme will be held throughout July across the nation, aiming to provide free check-ups and treatment for at least 1 million people.
Well-known U.S. paediatric orthopaedic surgeon, Professor Stuart L. Weinstein, has conducted free consultations and screenings for children with scoliosis at the Hanoi-based Vietnam-Germany Friendship Hospital on June 26th.
Eating a small amount of chocolate every week or so may decrease the risk of a common and serious type of irregular heart rhythm, according to a study of people in Denmark.
A Ministry of Health (MoH) pilot programme to combine tuberculosis and HIV treatments for TB/HIV co-infected patients in medical centres at district and commune levels has yielded positive results, experts said.
More than 50 public hospitals in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have begun increasing hospital fees for patients who do not hold health insurance cards from this month.
Vietnam and Bangladesh are the two countries with the lowest adult obesity rate at 1 per cent, according to the latest global study released on June 12th.
Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), which offers up to 92 per cent reduction in the risk of contracting HIV if taken consistently, will be offered on a trial basis to people at high risk, including those in the LGBT community, in Ho Chi Minh City from March 2017 to September 2018.
Functional forces worked with involved parties to find out the origin of 7 deaths at Hoa Binh General Hospital. The first involved party that has been aimed at is Thien Son Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company, the medical device supplier of the hospital.
Smokers who only light up on social occasions may have some of the same risks for heart disease as people with a daily cigarette habit, a U.S. study suggests.
Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday (May 30th), also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco production, distribution and waste.
The enforcement of the law on tobacco harm reduction should be promoted in ministries, branches and local authorities to reduce dangers from smoking and lower the death rate caused by smoking, said Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien.
Doctors from the Vietnam-Germany Hospital have successfully conducted an eight-hour heart surgery on a female patient with HIV virus.
Many public hospitals nationwide have gradually wiped out fully-subsidised mechanisms and shifted to self-independent financial models, according to Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien.
Surgeons of Gia Dinh Hospital announced to perform a successful hip replacement operation on a senior man.
People from Japan live longer, healthier lives than those from any other country, based on the latest World Health Statistics report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) released on May 17th.