Vietnam attends 43rd World Congress on Military Medicine

Vietnam attends 43rd World Congress on Military Medicine

NDO – A Vietnamese delegation, led by Maj. Gen. Nguyen Xuan Kien, head of the Military Medical Department under the General Department of Logistics, attended the 43rd ICMM World Congress on Military Medicine in Basel, Switzerland, from May 19 to 25. (May 23, 2019 17:54:57)


NA committee discusses health-related issues

  Apr 25, 2019 15:33:08
NDO – The 12th National Assembly (NA) Committee on Social Affairs held its 12th plenary session in Ho Chi Minh City on April 25, discussing multiple issues related to the health sector. 

Agreement signed targeting to improve nutritional status for Vietnamese children

  Apr 24, 2019 10:16:48
NDO – The Ministry of Health (MoH) and Amway Vietnam on April 23 signed a cooperation agreement on the continuous implementation of a project aimed at improving nutrition for children under five in Vietnam during 2019-2020. 

Vietnam performs over 750 stem cell transplants in ten years

  Apr 23, 2019 16:48:48
NDO – Vietnam has successfully carried out over 750 stem cell transplants for treatment of blood diseases in the last decade. 

Developing grassroots healthcare top task in health-population programme

  Apr 17, 2019 12:05:16
NDO/VNA – Developing grassroots healthcare to prevent non-infectious diseases is the top task of the health-population target programme for 2016-2020, according to Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien. 

Over VND 50 billion invested in herb planting in Lam Dong

  Apr 11, 2019 18:05:37
NDO – The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has given the nod to Lam Dong Pharmaceutical JSC to deploy a project on medicinal plant planting in Lac Duong district with a total investment of VND50.72 billion (nearly US$2.2 million). 

Southern region’s first breast milk bank opened in HCM City

  Apr 11, 2019 11:53:48
NDO/VNA – The first breast milk bank in the south of Vietnam became operational at the Tu Du Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City on April 10. 

Vietnam celebrates World Health Day 2019

  Apr 08, 2019 10:37:40
NDO/VNA – The Ly Thai To Statue Square in downtown Hanoi was bustling with activities marking World Health Day 2019 on April 7. 

Various activities to be held in response to World Health Day

  Apr 05, 2019 10:42:19
NDO – The Vietnamese health sector plans a range of activities for the upcoming days in response to World Health Day, which falls on April 7 each year, announced the Ministry of Health (MoH) on April 4. 

Vietnam masters awake brain surgery technique

  Mar 27, 2019 16:55:11
NDO – The Hanoi’s Vietnam - Germany Friendship Hospital has officially mastered the technique of awake brain surgery after carrying out two surgeries under the method with support from foreign experts. 

Bach Mai Hospital's branch in Ha Nam receives 600 patients on opening day

  Mar 26, 2019 17:08:03
NDO - The general clinic of the branch of Bach Mai Hospital in Phu Ly city, Ha Nam province, has officially begun operations, receiving more than 600 patients on the opening day on March 25. 

Vietnam moving towards ending tuberculosis by 2030

  Mar 23, 2019 18:27:40
NDO – After reducing its ranking from 12th to 16th in terms of the number of people suffering from tuberculosis (TB) in the last five years, Vietnam is gathering nearly enough elements to end the disease by 2030. 

Meeting responds to World TB Day organised

  Mar 23, 2019 18:25:24
NDO – The Ministry of Health and the National Anti-Tuberculosis (TB) Programme organised a meeting in Hanoi on March 23 in response to World TB Day (March 24), reviewing five years of implementing the national TB control strategy and launching a national action plan to end TB by 2030. 

Deputy PM calls for better preventive health care services

  Mar 22, 2019 11:55:26
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam urged medical facilities nationwide to step up preventive health care services and ensure adequate vaccines to prevent the spread of epidemics such as measles and dengue fever. 

Asia-Pacific countries share infection control experience in Da Nang

  Mar 21, 2019 17:18:21
NDO/VNA – The ninth International Congress of the Asia-Pacific Society of Infection Control (APSIC) opened in the central city of Da Nang on March 20.