Prudential Vietnam has launched Pulse, an all-in-one digital app that is the first of its kind in Asia, to offer holistic health management to consumers.
Health experts called on all Vietnamese to walk at least 10,000 walks daily for preventing diseases, especially non-communicable diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes or cancers.
When she rushed to a nearby health station last month for immediate medical help, Trần Mai Kiều, 32, a housewife from HCM City’s District 11, was turned away since the only doctor there was absent.
Indoor pollutants are one of main causes of chronic respiratory diseases in HCM City, a study has found.
The general alcohol consumption rate of Vietnamese people was high at 43.8 per cent of the country’s adult population.