HEALTH
Friday, Oct 31,2014, Posted at 13:05 (GMT+7)
The rate of blind Vietnamese people is 3.1 percent and more than 409,000 people aged below 50 are blind in both eyes, according to a statistic of Vietnam Ophthalmological Society at an annual meeting.
Friday, Oct 31,2014, Posted at 14:05 (GMT+7)
It is estimated that the rate of children with refraction error who must wear glasses is around 3 million.
Wednesday, Oct 29,2014, Posted at 12:46 (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Health October 28 said that after one month implementation of massive free vaccination campaign, more than 4.7 million children nationwide have been injected vaccine against measles and rubella.
Tuesday, Oct 28,2014, Posted at 14:38 (GMT+7)
The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday sent an urgent dispatch to its municipal and provincial sub-departments on strengthening supervision on free massive vaccination campaign.
Monday, Oct 27,2014, Posted at 11:45 (GMT+7)
One of the targets that Vietnam is striving for is 90 percent of HIV-infected people to access to the antiiretroviral treatment.
Monday, Oct 27,2014, Posted at 10:50 (GMT+7)
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung asked for the UN's further support to help Viet Nam eliminate AIDS by 2030 while receiving Michel Sidibe, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of the Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), in Ha Noi on Saturday.
Sunday, Oct 26,2014, Posted at 13:14 (GMT+7)
A medical council comprising of leading experts in infection, pediatrics and intensive resuscitation and the city' Department of Health yesterday discussed to verify the cause of death of 10 year old girl Nguyen Thi Hong Nhung in Hanoi