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USAID helps Dong Nai control HIV/AIDS

Health

USAID helps Dong Nai control HIV/AIDS

The southern province of Dong Nai had a meeting on May 9 with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to discuss a project to give technical support to the province, aiming to prevent and control HIV/AIDS in the locality.

HCM City struggles to set up clinics for HIV patients

Health

HCM City struggles to set up clinics for HIV patients

To ensure delivery of HIV treatment services, the health sector in Ho Chi Minh City is accelerating coverage of health insurance for HIV patients as donor funding for antiretroviral (ARV) drugs and treatment will end in a few years now that Vietnam Nam has reached lower middle-income status as classified by the World Bank.

New strategy needed to improve HIV treatment quality

Health

New strategy needed to improve HIV treatment quality

A new strategy should be applied in HIV/AIDS prevention and control, with a focus on early treatment in HIV-positive cases, ambulatory treatment, and extending treatment services to jails and remote and poor areas, said a Health Ministry official.

Parliamentarians discuss their role in HIV/AIDS fight

Politics

Parliamentarians discuss their role in HIV/AIDS fight

Vietnamese National Assembly deputies and representatives from Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) member parliaments discussed with experts what they can do to strengthen the prevention and control of HIV/AIDS at a workshop in Hanoi on November 30.