HEALTH
Tuesday, Jul 22,2014, Posted at 14:03 (GMT+7)
Following the National Center of Drug Information and Adverse Drug Reactions Monitoring’s warning of bad reaction of three drugs, Drug Administration of Vietnam ordered hospitals nationwide to stop using them.
Tuesday, Jul 22,2014, Posted at 14:00 (GMT+7)
Vietnam's Food Administration July 21 fined 17 companies for violation in advertising of nutrition supplement drug and food safety in a bid to enhance the management on foodstuff.
Monday, Jul 21,2014, Posted at 12:06 (GMT+7)
HA NOI (VNS) — Nearly 1,800 drivers with commercial driving licences failed their health checks in the first half of this year, according the Transport Ministry.
Saturday, Jul 19,2014, Posted at 14:30 (GMT+7)
Many Vietnamese people suffer lung diseases and cancer owing to exclusive exposure to Asbestos, but may not be diagnosed early.
Thursday, Jul 17,2014, Posted at 14:20 (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Health launched July 16 a public contest for a healthcare public service message to collect ideas about preventing diseases and supporting vaccination.
Wednesday, Jul 16,2014, Posted at 14:44 (GMT+7)
The impact of adequate food on patient outcome has been well documented since 2011; however, as many as hospitals have not had nutrition wards. According to the Ministry of Health’s latest survey, 30 percent of hospitals have no nutrition wards and most of them are hospitals in countryside districts.
Wednesday, Jul 16,2014, Posted at 14:38 (GMT+7)
The family practitioner model will be initially launched in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, the northern city of Hai Phong, Thai Nguyen, the central provinces of  Thua Thien-Hue, Khanh Hoa, the Mekong delta city of Can Tho and Tien Giang province from July 15.