TAGs: health

Robots upgrade surgery quality for Vietnamese

12/12/2016 14:37

A 64-year-old woman from District 12, who suffered from obstruction of the flow of urine, is one of the first ten adult patients benefiting from robotic surgery at Binh Dan Hospital in HCM City’s District 3.

Project helps improving maternal and newborn care

07/12/2016 19:56

A Save the Children project helped improve knowledge on maternal and newborn care for thousands of mothers and health workers in Yen Bai Dak Lak and Ca Mau provinces from mid 2012 to December 2016.

International organisations help Vietnam in tobacco prevention

27/06/2018 15:20

Vietnam’s Health Ministry and the Fund for the Prevention of Tobacco Harms on June 26 held a meeting of the tobacco control working group, gathering representatives from key tobacco control organisations in Vietnam and its development partners.

More anti-dengue mosquitoes released in Vietnam

07/03/2018 15:26

Mosquitoes infected with Wolbachia – a type of bacteria with the potential to prevent the spread of dengue fever –were released in Vinh Luong commune in the central province of Khanh Hoa’s Nha Trang city on March 6.

Hanoi to end use of deadly stoves

10/02/2018 19:10

Hanoi plans to stop the use of beehive-shaped coal bricks by 2020 as part of measures to improve air quality and living conditions, according to the municipal Department of Natural Resources and Environment.