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mental illnesses

Master plan to improve mental health needed: ministry

Health

Master plan to improve mental health needed: ministry

A national strategy on mental health with orientations to develop a comprehensive caring system is needed for Vietnam as nearly 15 percent of the country’s population are suffering from different forms of mental illnesses with depression as the most common.

Support for mental health

Health

Support for mental health

Patients suffering from mental illnesses are set to receive better care in accordance with a new 2011-20 Government scheme valued at nearly 8.4 trillion VND (400 million USD).