Over 6,000 to join concurrent yoga performance in Vietnam

Over 6,000 to join concurrent yoga performance in Vietnam

NDO – The 5th International Day of Yoga (IDY) in Vietnam, under the theme “Climate Action”, will be held in 12 localities on June 22, with about 6,000 participants joining in a concurrent yoga performance and 10,000 others in response. (14 hours ago)


Meeting in Hanoi observes World No Tobacco Day

  May 28, 2019 18:41:04
NDO – A meeting was held in Hanoi on May 28 to observe the World No Tobacco Day (May 31) and the National No Tobacco Week (May 25-31). 

29 hospitals commit to promote breastfeeding

  May 28, 2019 15:49:59
NDO – As many as 29 hospitals signed a commitment to promote breastfeeding at the Implementation Workshop on Centres of Excellence for Breastfeeding held in Hanoi on May 28. 

K Hospital’s satellite hospital in Phu Tho province announced

  May 27, 2019 18:11:24
NDO – A ceremony was held in Phu Tho province, on May 27, to announce that Hung Vuong General Hospital at Chi Dam commune, Doan Hung district became the K Hospital’s satellite hospital and participating in Project 1816 of Bach Mai Hospital. 

Meeting responds to World No Tobacco Day

  May 27, 2019 11:40:31
NDO/VNA – A meeting was held in Hanoi on May 26 in response to the World No Tobacco Day (May 31) and the National No Tobacco Week (May 25-31) following the theme of “tobacco and lung diseases”. 

Vietnam attends 43rd World Congress on Military Medicine

  May 23, 2019 17:54:57
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. 

A touching C-section for pregnant woman with terminal cancer

  May 23, 2019 17:33:19
NDO – Diagnosed with breast cancer at 12 weeks of pregnancy, Nguyen Thi L. (28 years old, from Ly Nhan district, Ha Nam province) was still determined to remain healthy to give birth to her child. The C-section to deliver the baby at week 31 was successful, with the tears of the doctors and L.’s family on May 22. 

Programme encourages young doctors to work towards a healthy Vietnam

  May 20, 2019 11:14:09
NDO – A programme entitled ‘Young doctors follow Uncle Ho’s teachings to volunteer for community’s health’ was launched in Hanoi on May 19 by the Vietnam Youth Federation and the Vietnam Young Doctors’ Association. 

Da Nang’s largest vaccination centre opens

  May 15, 2019 16:31:35
NDO – Vietnam Vaccine JSC (VNVC) officially put its vaccination centre into operation in Da Nang on May 15, the largest centre among VNVC’s vaccination system nationwide.  

Vietnam attends Asia-Pacific reproduction congress in Hong Kong

  May 06, 2019 11:37:04
NDO/VNA – Four hospitals in Vietnam have sent delegates to attend the 9th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE 2019) in China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, from May 2-5. 

Hanoi launches U=U campaign to control HIV/AIDS cases

  May 03, 2019 17:48:13
NDO/VNA – The Undetectable=Untransmittable or K=K (Khong phat hien=Khong lay truyen) campaign was launched in Hanoi on May 3, with a training course on communications work for the campaign. 

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.