The surgeries are being performed from November 3-22 by Italian surgeon Dr Roberto De Castro and his volunteer medical team from Italy and the US.
26/09/2019 - 16:36
The Ministry of Health (MoH) has added chickenpox, mumps and rubella to the list of infectious diseases capable of rapid transmission and potentially fatal.
18/09/2019 - 14:40
The World Health Organization officially chose September 17 as World Patient Safety Day to raise awareness about patient safety and give priority to healthcare on a global scale.
12/09/2019 - 13:52
Vietnam's leading cancer treatment facilities are constantly armed with modern equipment and applying new techniques to further improve the effectiveness of radiotherapy.
11/09/2019 - 10:11
Cases of Whitmore’s disease, also called melioidosis, has increased remarkably during the rainy season with a high rate of mortality, director of the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases Do Duy Cuong said.
17/07/2019 - 10:30
On Monday, Nguyen Thi Lien left hospital and went home with her newborn baby.
05/07/2019 - 09:46
More and more young people are suffering from the effects of burnout, an expert has warned.
29/06/2019 - 10:42
Since early this year, infectious diseases have occurred complicatedly at many businesses in Hai Duong province.
27/06/2019 - 16:47
Social security agencies will provide electronic health insurance cards for participants. This will bring great benefits to all stakeholders such as health insurance participants.
05/06/2019 - 15:41
When Pham Van Thu decided to sign papers to donate the organs of his brain-dead son two weeks ago, he did not think he would have to deal with disapproval from those around him.
05/04/2019 - 14:33
Nguyen Thi Hang, a mother in Ha Noi, struggled alone with her son for five years as he battled autism.
25/03/2019 - 10:31
Around 12,000 people die from tuberculosis each year in Viet Nam - that’s one and half times higher than those killed in traffic accidents over the same period.
07/03/2019 - 09:49
Doctors at the Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy’s Medical Centre have warned of an increasing incidence of stomach cancer among young people.
05/03/2019 - 11:44
The Ministry of Health (MoH) will continue to use the ComBE Five vaccine in a national expanded immunisation programme (EIP), a senior official said.
27/02/2019 - 16:33
People's health care is one of the key tasks of Party committees and authorities at all levels. This is a regular and continuous job that must be done better and better.
19/02/2019 - 07:25
Blood reserves at the National Blood Centre under the Central Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion would only be enough to cover the next three days, warned Pham Tuan Duong, deputy director of the institute.