Indochina experts discuss cancer treatment

Indochina experts discuss cancer treatment

NDO – Experts from three countries in Indochina and France gathered at an international forum that opened in Hanoi on April 20 to discuss cancer treatment and prevention. (Apr 21, 2018 11:31:53)

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Vietnam – Denmark conference discusses chronic diseases prevention

  Apr 11, 2018 10:01:40
NDO/VNA – A workshop spotlighting Vietnam – Denmark cooperation on non-communicable disease prevention took place at the Hanoi Medical University on April 10.  

Prices of medical service to increase 5-8% next July

  Apr 10, 2018 16:04:13
NDO – The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced an increase in the prices for several medical services set to take effect from July 1, with the average increase ranging from 5-8% of the current cost. 

Humanity month aims to support 70,000 disadvantaged people in May

  Apr 10, 2018 11:28:51
NDO – The Vietnam Red Cross Society will launch the Humanitarian Month in May, with the aim of supporting 50,000 to 70,000 disadvantaged and vulnerable people. 

Vingroup enters pharmaceutical industry

  Apr 10, 2018 09:57:55
NDO/VNA – Conglomerate Vingroup has announced its entry into the pharmaceutical industry with its Vinfa brand. 

Health for all is key for a safer, fairer, more prosperous region

  Apr 07, 2018 08:39:45
Imagine if you had a heart attack, were injured in a car accident, had difficulty breathing, were pregnant, felt depressed, noticed a strange lump somewhere in your body, or all of a sudden could no longer see. Would you be able to get the health care you need? 

Vietnam succeeds in producing effervescent tablets for stomach remedy

  Apr 06, 2018 11:48:25
NDO – Vietnamese scientists have successfully applied targeted technology in producing turmeric-based effervescent tablets to prevent and treat stomach pain and Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).  

National Blood Centre makes debut in Vietnam

  Apr 05, 2018 11:02:09
NDO – The National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (NIHBT) held a ceremony in Hanoi on April 4 to announce the Health Minister’s decision on the establishment of Vietnam’s first-ever National Blood Centre (NBC) under the NIHBT.  

Hanoi to conduct quarterly patient satisfaction surveys

  Apr 02, 2018 16:52:23
NDO – Local medical facilities in Hanoi will examine patients’ levels of satisfaction at least once every three months, according to the capital city’s Department of Health. 

Work starts on first private hospital in Kon Tum

  Apr 02, 2018 11:32:15
NDO – The Kon Tum Medical Investment and Development Joint Stock Company has organised a groundbreaking ceremony to begin construction on the first private hospital in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum. 

Vietnam Autism Awareness Day seeks to highlight autism spectrum disorder

  Apr 01, 2018 15:46:15
NDO – Around 1,000 people, including nearly 400 people with autism, are participating in the third Vietnam Autism Awareness Day (VAAD3), held in the northern province of Bac Ninh from March 31 to April 1. 

Vietnam capable of ensuring adequate vaccines for immunisation

  Mar 30, 2018 11:31:52
NDO – Vietnam will use alternative vaccines in a replacement of the 5 in 1 Quinvaxem imported vaccine due to the halt in production from Korean manufacturer Berna Biotech Korea Corp, a senior official from the Ministry of Health (MoH) has affirmed. 

Programme launched to provide clean water for children

  Mar 29, 2018 17:10:00
NDO – A meeting was held in Long Xuyen city, An Giang province, on March 29, to observe World Water Day 2018 and kick off a programme on ‘Bringing clean drinking water to children’. 

Vietnamese recommended to reduce half of salt intake

  Mar 27, 2018 16:44:23
NDO – Vietnamese people should cut their daily intake of salt in half to prevent high blood pressure, cerebrovascular incidents and other non-communicable diseases, experts have suggested. 

Da Nang hosts regional drill on health response to disasters

  Mar 26, 2018 17:55:23
NDO – A regional collaboration drill on health response to disasters opened in the central coastal city of Da Nang on March 26, gathering ten ASEAN state members and representatives from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).