HEALTH
Friday, Jan 20,2017, Posted at 13:14 (GMT+7)
As diphtheria is identified as the cause of two deaths among a series of recent deaths and infections at a poor mountainous village in the central province of Quang Nam, the Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday issued preventive measures against the disease.
Wednesday, Jan 18,2017, Posted at 13:23 (GMT+7)

An increase in the number of resistant-TB cases has occurred in the southwestern region of Vietnam, according to the head of the region’s national TB prevention and control office.

Tuesday, Jan 17,2017, Posted at 15:52 (GMT+7)
With the aim to monitor infectious diseases in a bid to reduce the infection cases and deaths as well as curb the outbreaks of epidemic in 2017, the Ho Chi Minh City Preventive Medicine Center announced to use GIS in mapping and treating the outbreaks of dengue.
Monday, Jan 16,2017, Posted at 15:24 (GMT+7)
The Ho Chi Minh City Children’s Hospital was officially put into operation on January 16th.
Monday, Jan 16,2017, Posted at 14:15 (GMT+7)
Head of the Department of Preventive Medicine Tran Dac Phu said the mortality of kids after vaccination is lower than the warning.
Friday, Jan 13,2017, Posted at 14:11 (GMT+7)
The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health has warned public of streptococcus, acute diarrhea, poisoning and upward trend of diseases such as flu, measles, mumps, dengue and hand-foot-mouth during the winter-spring season of the year.
Friday, Jan 13,2017, Posted at 14:10 (GMT+7)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that the Ministry of Health must publicize hospital rating on which patients can select the hospital of their choice.