Herbal plant proves effective against diabetes Health

Herbal plant proves effective against diabetes

With the ability to remarkably reduce blood sugar, Gymnema latifolium, which is a perennial woody vine, helps stabilise blood sugar and prevents complications for patients of both type 1, 2 diabetes.
PM: Ngoc Linh ginseng needs protection as national brand Business

PM: Ngoc Linh ginseng needs protection as national brand

The brand of Ngoc Linh ginseng needs protection as a national one, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a conference on developing Ngoc Linh ginseng and other medicinal herbs in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on September 6.
Thanh Hoa: Project helps preserve rare herbal plants Health

Thanh Hoa: Project helps preserve rare herbal plants

A scientific project to preserve and develop the genetic resources of the medicinal plants Ba Kich (Morinda officinalis How) and Sa nhan tim (Amomum Longiligulare T.L.Wu) is underway in Pu Hu Nature Reserve, the northern central province of Thanh Hoa.
Prices of herbal medicines to be standardised Health

Prices of herbal medicines to be standardised

The supply, price and use of herbal medicines will be tightened by strengthening policies on quality assessment at medical facilities, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has stressed.
Ginseng queen grows over 600 medicinal plants Society

Ginseng queen grows over 600 medicinal plants

Nguyen Thi Hong Thuong, 33, runs a large ginseng garden with more than 600 plants and many other traditional herbal medicine plants in Tra Cang commune in Nam Tra My district in Quang Nam.
HCM City focuses on drug supply Health

HCM City focuses on drug supply

Ensuring adequate and timely supply of medicines, especially for the prevention and treatment of rare diseases, will be the central aspect of HCM City’s Strategy on National Pharmaceutical Development
Lao staples introduced in Ho Chi Minh City Business

Lao staples introduced in Ho Chi Minh City

Nearly 140 Lao products, including staples, processed products, herbal medicines and handicrafts are on display at the Lao Goods Week which opened at Le Van Tam Park, Ho Chi Minh City on January 24.