New miracles in 15 record-setting organ transplants within a week

New miracles in 15 record-setting organ transplants within a week

NDO – Over 300 health workers at Viet Duc (Vietnam - German) Friendship Hospital have worked through the night to perform a total of 15 organ transplants in less than a week, setting a new record for the leading medical facility in multi-organ transplantation in Vietnam. (24 hours ago)

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JICA, World Bank support Vietnam to meet aging population’s needs

  Aug 07, 2019 17:17:24
NDO - The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the World Bank have jointly launched a knowledge-sharing programme to assist Vietnam to develop new models of elderly care services. 

Over 650 Buddhist monks, followers register for blood, organ donation

  Aug 04, 2019 21:11:25
NDO/VNA – More than 500 Buddhist monks, nuns and followers registered for blood donation while 150 people put their names on the list of organ donors at a festival in Hanoi on August 4. 

Vietnam Buddhist Academy to host blood donation festival

  Aug 02, 2019 17:09:18
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Red Cross Society and the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS) will work together to organise a blood donation and organ donation registration festival at the Vietnam Buddhist Academy in Soc Son district of Hanoi on August 4. 

Red Journey 2019: Over 85,000 units of blood collected

  Jul 27, 2019 17:14:11
NDO – The largest humanitarian blood donation campaign of the year, known as Red Journey, organised 58 official donation collection points and 207 mobile blood donation points, receiving over 85,000 units of blood. 

Vietnam completes research on dengue fever vaccine

  Jul 27, 2019 15:54:02
NDO - A research group from the Pasteur Institute in Ho Chi Minh City has completed their research into a vaccine against dengue fever, which is awaiting approval from an ethics council before being put into use. 

Red Journey blood donation campaign reaches Hanoi

  Jul 27, 2019 11:39:32
NDO/VNA - The seventh Red Journey blood donation campaign 2019 opened in Hanoi on July 26 with a series of activities. 

Strict immigration control required to prevent Ebola from entering Vietnam

  Jul 26, 2019 10:27:37
NDO – Vietnam has strengthened control measures in preventing Ebola from entering Vietnam by closely monitoring immigrants, especially those arriving from countries with Ebola outbreaks. 

US$400,000 supports HPV vaccine deployment in Vietnam

  Jul 24, 2019 15:59:03
NDO – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the US-based pharmaceutical company Merc Sharp & Dohme (MSD) Asia in Vietnam on July 24 signed a technical cooperation agreement aimed at supporting the Vietnamese Ministry of Health to implement a human papillomaviruses (HPV) vaccination programme in Vietnam from 2019-2021. 

Health minister urges stronger efforts to prevent dengue fever

  Jul 19, 2019 17:08:37
NDO – Localities need to urgently deploy effective solutions to control dengue fever and reduce the number of infections, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has urged. 

Vietnam cooperates with ROK in training health workers

  Jul 18, 2019 10:38:58
NDO – The Hanoi Oncology Hospital, Seongnam city and Bundang Jesaeng Hospital, under the Daejin Medical Foundation from the Republic of Korea, have reached a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on promoting health worker training. 

Results of largest Vietnamese genome research project announced

  Jul 17, 2019 10:43:12
NDO - A project entitled "Research on the Vietnamese genome", the first massive database of Vietnamese genomes, has just been revealed by the Vinmec Medical System’s research group. 

Central Paediatrics Hospital must be top trusted: PM

  Jul 13, 2019 18:47:12
NDO/VNA – The Central Paediatrics Hospital must always be a top trusted referral in this field throughout the country so as to become an advanced and high-quality establishment in the region and the world over, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on July 13. 

Work starts on US$20million-hospital in Soc Trang

  Jul 06, 2019 18:45:54
NDO – A ceremony was held in Soc Trang province on July 6 to start the construction of the Phuong Chau International Hospital. 

“Red Journey” blood donation campaign launched

  Jul 06, 2019 18:42:58
NDO – Red Journey blood donation campaign 2019 is organised in five provinces and cities, including Khanh Hoa, Phu Yen, Quang Binh, Tuyen Quang and Ho Chi Minh City, aiming to attract the attention to of the public to the humanitarian movement.