HCM City takes steps to increase vaccinations among children Health

HCM City takes steps to increase vaccinations among children

The Ho Chi Minh City Centre for Disease Control and Prevention has instructed district health officials to either send messages or call parents of children born between January and September in 2019 to remind them about vaccination schedules this year.
Twenty-one more COVID-19 patients recover Health

Twenty-one more COVID-19 patients recover

The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has announced that 21 more patients were given the all-clear on April 17 after testing negative for the coronavirus at least twice.
Two more patients recover from COVID-19 Health

Two more patients recover from COVID-19

Two more COVID-19 patients in Vietnam were declared as having fully recovered on April 15, bringing the total to 171, according to the Treatment Subcommittee under the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
Over 93,500 USD earmarked for HIV/AIDS prevention in Binh Duong Health

Over 93,500 USD earmarked for HIV/AIDS prevention in Binh Duong

Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of southern Binh Duong province Dang Minh Hung has directed the deployment of the action plan for 2020 of the HIV/AIDS prevention and control project funded by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria at a total cost of over 93,500 USD.
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.
Highlights of health sector’s 65-year achievements Health

Highlights of health sector’s 65-year achievements

On February 27, 1955, late President Ho Chi Minh sent a letter to a conference of health care workers across the country. The 368-word letter asked for three things: to stay honest and united, love patients, and devoted to developing the country’s healthcare sector. Since then February 27 has been known as Vietnamese Doctors’ Day.