Strange disease identified as hepatitis
A strange disease that has affected 45 residents in the Central Highland province of Kon Tum's Ia Chiem and Dak Nang communes since May this year has been identified as hepatitis A, according to the provincial Health Department.
Doctors gather to discuss disease on allergic rhintitis and urticaria
More than 700 doctors came together at a seminar on allergic rhintitis and urticaria, that was conducted both in Ha Noi and HCM City last week by Sanofi, a global healthcare leader.
 The Healthcare Department of Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands), Kon Tum, has issued warnings against infectious diseases and urged people, especially in remote and mountainous areas, to take preventive measures.
Vingroup officially opened its Vinmec Phu Quoc International Hospital on Phu Quoc Island in southern province Kien Giang at a ceremony this morning.
Health experts from the ASEAN region will discuss experiences and measures to implement new medical device management regulations at a sub-regional workshop that begins in Ha Noi today.
The General Hospital in Khanh Hoa Province received medical equipment worth nearly VND1 billion (US$50,000) on Thursday.
Newborn undergoes surgery for gangrene of the bowel
Ten-day-old Pham Nguyen Thuy Quyen is in stable condition after being operated for gangrene of the bowel at the Paediatrics Hospital in the southern Dong Nai province.
Central-level hospitals add more beds to ease overload
More than 2,000 beds have been provided to Central-level hospitals to help deal with patient overload so far this year, the Ministry of Health reported.
Hospital keeps patient with broken windpipe, oesophagus alive
The HCM City-based Cho Ray Hospital has saved the life of a patient, whose windpipe and oesophagus were broken after a serious traffic accident.
Health minister launches Facebook page
Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has become the first minister to make public her personal fan page on Facebook.
Avian flu, foot-mouth disease symptoms reported: Ministry
The Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said they have detected symptoms of avian flu in the Mekong Delta's Soc Trang Province.


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