Conjoined twins recover well after separation Health

Conjoined twins recover well after separation

The 13-month-old conjoined twins who had surgery to separate them on July 15 at the City Children’s Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City no longer have fever and they are showing signs of good recovery.
Day surgery increasingly performed at public hospitals Health

Day surgery increasingly performed at public hospitals

Less invasive surgery procedures are being performed during one-day stays at many public hospitals in HCM City, resulting in lower costs, reduced incidences of infections contracted during hospital stays, and reduction in patient overcrowding.
Free surgeries offered to children needing genital reconstruction Society

Free surgeries offered to children needing genital reconstruction

Eighty-four Vietnamese children with severe urological birth defects and rare urological conditions in HCM City, Da Nang and Hanoi are receiving free genital surgeries this month under the Thien Nhan & Friends - Child Genital Reconstruction Surgery Vietnam programme.
Vietnam’s cancer treatment approaches world standard Health

Vietnam’s cancer treatment approaches world standard

Technology and equipment for cancer treatment in Vietnam are becoming more and more modernized, approaching the progress of the world medicine, heard a conference on advances in cancer diagnosis and treatment in Ho Chi Minh City on September 11.
Surgeons bring back smiles to kids Videos

Surgeons bring back smiles to kids

Unfortunate kids are born with facial deformities across the world, including Vietnam. Aiming to restore their confidence, a UK-based non-profit organisation has performed operations for kids
Young doctor volunteers to work in poor area Health

Young doctor volunteers to work in poor area

Unlike many medical graduates who want to work in big cities, Nguyen Chien Quyet, from Hung Yen province, chose to work in northern mountainous areas to help the disadvantaged people living there.