HEALTH
Friday, May 27,2016, Posted at 15:03 (GMT+7)
Though the number of Vietnamese smokers reduced, the country is still one of nations who have high rate of smokers in the world, said the Ministry of Health at a meeting held yesterday in response to the No Tobacco Week and the World No Tobacco Day (on  May31)
Thursday, May 26,2016, Posted at 11:44 (GMT+7)
Doctors at the Gia Định People’s Hospital in HCM City yesterday offered specialty consultation to doctors at the Củ Chi District Hospital through a video link.
Wednesday, May 25,2016, Posted at 14:31 (GMT+7)
According to Mr. Nguyen Van Nhien, deputy chief inspector of the Ministry of Health, two more beverage batches produced by URC Hanoi Company Limited have been ordered suspension of sale on May 24 due to high lead content.
Wednesday, May 25,2016, Posted at 14:10 (GMT+7)
A 67 year old man in the northern province of Phu Tho had fever, headache, and rashes in the face, legs and thigh after eating a bowl of pig's tripe soup with blood pudding.
Monday, May 23,2016, Posted at 14:05 (GMT+7)
The National Nutrition Institute under the Ministry of Health yesterday launched nutrition days  themed “ People should use food having nutritional supplements necessary for brain growth, health and life quality” in the northern province of Ha Nam.
Monday, May 23,2016, Posted at 14:05 (GMT+7)
The inspection team of the Ministry of Health has decided to withdraw three batches of products of URC Vietnam in Thach That-Quoc Oai Industrial Park in Hanoi from market because the products have high level of lead, said Deputy Chief Inspectorate Nguyen Van Nhien  of the ministry in last weekend
Sunday, May 22,2016, Posted at 12:02 (GMT+7)
The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday said  that since 2015 vaccine against Japanese encephalitis has been officially included into the National Expanded Immunization Program (NEIP) and is vaccinated monthly.