Some 1.7 million blood units donated in 2020 Society

Some 1.7 million blood units donated in 2020

The Steering Committee for Voluntary Blood Donation, said it had received approximately 1.7 million units of blood in 2020, which helped millions of patients, especially amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
PM attends online meeting of 73rd World Health Assembly Politics

PM attends online meeting of 73rd World Health Assembly

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the 73rd World Health Assembly which was held in the form of video conference on May 18-19 at the invitation of General Director of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
Indonesia continues trials for COVID-19 treatment ASEAN

Indonesia continues trials for COVID-19 treatment

Indonesian health authorities are trying quinine as a possible treatment of COVID-19 while also acquiring other kinds of medication touted as promising drugs in some other countries, a senior official has said.
Prevention is better than cure Health

Prevention is better than cure

Prevention, detection, quarantine, isolation and stamping out are the five decisive steps Vietnam has taken in the fight against Covid-19.
TB prevention needs joint efforts: meeting Health

TB prevention needs joint efforts: meeting

Detecting tuberculosis (TB) cases at an early date requires efforts of not only the health sector but also the entire community, heard a meeting of the National Steering Committee for TB Prevention and Control in Hanoi on March 9.
Doctors, patients bravely fight COVID-19 Health

Doctors, patients bravely fight COVID-19

As from February 7, the Quang Ha general clinic in the northern province of Vinh Phuc’s Binh Xuyen district has become a quarantine centre for COVID-19 patients and people with high risk of contracting the disease.