Da Nang’s largest vaccination centre opens

Da Nang’s largest vaccination centre opens

NDO – Vietnam Vaccine JSC (VNVC) officially put its vaccination centre into operation in Da Nang on May 15, the largest centre among VNVC’s vaccination system nationwide.  (May 15, 2019 16:31:35)


Developing grassroots healthcare top task in health-population programme

  Apr 17, 2019 12:05:16
NDO/VNA – Developing grassroots healthcare to prevent non-infectious diseases is the top task of the health-population target programme for 2016-2020, according to Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien. 

Over VND 50 billion invested in herb planting in Lam Dong

  Apr 11, 2019 18:05:37
NDO – The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has given the nod to Lam Dong Pharmaceutical JSC to deploy a project on medicinal plant planting in Lac Duong district with a total investment of VND50.72 billion (nearly US$2.2 million). 

Southern region’s first breast milk bank opened in HCM City

  Apr 11, 2019 11:53:48
NDO/VNA – The first breast milk bank in the south of Vietnam became operational at the Tu Du Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City on April 10. 

Vietnam celebrates World Health Day 2019

  Apr 08, 2019 10:37:40
NDO/VNA – The Ly Thai To Statue Square in downtown Hanoi was bustling with activities marking World Health Day 2019 on April 7. 

Various activities to be held in response to World Health Day

  Apr 05, 2019 10:42:19
NDO – The Vietnamese health sector plans a range of activities for the upcoming days in response to World Health Day, which falls on April 7 each year, announced the Ministry of Health (MoH) on April 4. 

Vietnam masters awake brain surgery technique

  Mar 27, 2019 16:55:11
NDO – The Hanoi’s Vietnam - Germany Friendship Hospital has officially mastered the technique of awake brain surgery after carrying out two surgeries under the method with support from foreign experts. 

Bach Mai Hospital's branch in Ha Nam receives 600 patients on opening day

  Mar 26, 2019 17:08:03
NDO - The general clinic of the branch of Bach Mai Hospital in Phu Ly city, Ha Nam province, has officially begun operations, receiving more than 600 patients on the opening day on March 25. 

Vietnam moving towards ending tuberculosis by 2030

  Mar 23, 2019 18:27:40
NDO – After reducing its ranking from 12th to 16th in terms of the number of people suffering from tuberculosis (TB) in the last five years, Vietnam is gathering nearly enough elements to end the disease by 2030. 

Meeting responds to World TB Day organised

  Mar 23, 2019 18:25:24
NDO – The Ministry of Health and the National Anti-Tuberculosis (TB) Programme organised a meeting in Hanoi on March 23 in response to World TB Day (March 24), reviewing five years of implementing the national TB control strategy and launching a national action plan to end TB by 2030. 

Deputy PM calls for better preventive health care services

  Mar 22, 2019 11:55:26
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam urged medical facilities nationwide to step up preventive health care services and ensure adequate vaccines to prevent the spread of epidemics such as measles and dengue fever. 

Asia-Pacific countries share infection control experience in Da Nang

  Mar 21, 2019 17:18:21
NDO/VNA – The ninth International Congress of the Asia-Pacific Society of Infection Control (APSIC) opened in the central city of Da Nang on March 20. 

First national traditional medicine fair opens in Hanoi

  Mar 21, 2019 12:30:55
NDO – The first national traditional medicine and pharmaceutical products fair 2019 kicked off at the Centre of Exhibition, Economics and Commercial Transactions, No 489 Hoang Quoc Viet Road, Hanoi, on March 20. 

A scientist dedicates spore probiotic products to "made in Vietnam"

  Mar 20, 2019 12:15:53
NDO – When Dr. Nguyen Hoa Anh returned home after 15 years of studying and teaching in Japan, he did not imagine that he would encroach on molecular biology one day, with practical products containing billions of "made in Vietnam" spore probiotics. 

Vietnam promotes connection with major international organ transplant centres

  Mar 18, 2019 16:00:46
NDO – Vietnam will work to promote the connection between domestic organ transplant centres and other international major transplant facilities to help facilitate coordination for faster and more effective organ transplants, heard an international conference on organ allocation in Hanoi on March 18.