HEALTH
Wednesday, Jan 28,2015, Posted at 14:01 (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Health will invest more for medical sector in the Central Highlands where there is short of personnel and medical equipment severely.
Friday, Jan 23,2015, Posted at 12:11 (GMT+7)
The increasing need for health care would be a major challenge for the health sector this year, as would changes in disease models, population ageing and newly emerging diseases such as avian influenza types H5N1 and H7N9 and the Ebola virus, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien said yesterday at an online conference.
Thursday, Jan 22,2015, Posted at 14:43 (GMT+7)
Authority in the central province of Ha Tinh fined VND15 million (US$701.8) a medicine manufacturer which has produced traditional drugs from corn powder and sugar-cane honey.
Thursday, Jan 22,2015, Posted at 14:41 (GMT+7)
Concerning to a warning of American-imported apples and prepackaged caramel apples contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, Food Administration of Vietnam said that there had not been the products registered in Vietnam since January, 2012.
Wednesday, Jan 21,2015, Posted at 12:35 (GMT+7)
Though it is not a peak season of chicken pox, the hospitals reported that, this disease is on the trend to spread out. Not only children but also adults are infected with the disease which takes often place in February, March and April annually.
Wednesday, Jan 21,2015, Posted at 12:42 (GMT+7)
The International Food Safety Authorities Network (INFOSAN) January 20 sent a document to Vietnamese Ministry of Health warning of withdrawing of American-imported apples and prepackaged caramel apples due to Listeria monocytogenes
Wednesday, Jan 21,2015, Posted at 12:37 (GMT+7)
Seven pharmaceutical companies have been fined as they did not provide drug registration documents as per Vietnamese law, said the Drug Administration of Vietnam under the Ministry of Health, on January 20.