Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients Health

Sharp rise in seriously ill mental patients

There has been a sharp year-on-year increase in the number of people suffering from serious mental illnesses, according to a senior official of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Meeting raises public awareness of depression Health

Meeting raises public awareness of depression

Communication and education should be given top priority to raise public awareness of depression, said Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long at a meeting in response to World Health Day.
Society

One more Vietnamese bride killed in RoK

The Vietnam Embassy in the Republic of Korea (RoK) is working closely with the RoK side in investigations over the murder of a Vietnamese bride by her husband in Gyeongsangbuk province.
Health

Soldier’s Heart Initiative helps heal wounds

Back home from the war in Vietnam, many US veterans had to turn to therapy to heal the wounds of their souls. The images of the war still haunt their daily lives. It is a mental illness called “Vietnam syndrome”. An organisation named “Soldier’s Heart Initiative” was established to help American war veterans relieve their pains. Report by Voice of Vietnam.
Society

Soldier’s Heart Initiative helps heal wounds

Back home from the war in Vietnam, many US veterans had to turn to therapy to heal the wounds of their souls. The images of the war still haunt their daily lives. It is a mental illness called “Vietnam syndrome”. An organisation named “Soldier’s Heart Initiative” was established to help American war veterans relieve their pains. Report by Voice of Vietnam.
Society

Homosexuals face violence in their own homes

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people (LGBT) are still discriminated against in Vietnam and are often exposed to violence from their parents and family members, sociologists warned at a recent conference.