Logo of the 2017 International Medi- Pharmed Exhibition (Source: http://www.secc.com.vn/events)

Int’l Medi- Pharmed Expo opened

The 17th International Medi- Pharmed Exhibition was opened at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) in district 7, Ho Chi Minh City this morning.
Ho Chi Minh City Oncology Hospital is overloaded (Illustrative photo:SGGP)

Can Tho Oncology Hospital to be built in 2017

The Department of Health of Can Tho city yesterday announced that Can Tho Oncology Hospital will be built in Nguyen Van Cu Street, Ninh Kieu district of Can Tho city. 
The pregnant hotgirl dies after a plastic surgery (Photo: SGGP)

Ministry orders to inspect plastic surgery clinic in HCMC

After newspapers released the death of a pregnant after a cosmetic surgery in an infirmary in Ho Chi Minh City, the Ministry of Health's Medical Examination and Treatment Department ordered in writing its sub-department to verify and issue penalty if violations were found.
VTC biological Company's product Hong Van Linh (Photo: SGGP)

Five nutritional supplement businesses fined for violations

The Vietnam Food Administration under the Ministry of Health has decided to issue administrative fines to five businesses to sell nutritional supplement because these companies violated safe food regulation.
A poster calls for rabies prevention (Photo: SGGP)

Ca Mau authority urgent to tackle rabies

People’s Committee in the Mekong delta province of Ca Mau yesterday urged its sub-divisions to strengthen preventive measures against rabies because one human rabies death occurred in the province.
People living with HIV surge in many localities

People living with HIV surge in many localities

The Vietnam Administration of HIV/AIDS Control under the Ministry of Health said that since the beginning of the year, the country has reported 3,500 fresh cases of HIV infections and nearly 650 AIDS-related deaths
A doctor examines an HIV patient at the Việt Nam-Czech Friendship Hospital in the northern port city of Hải Phòng. — VNA/VNS Photo Dương Ngọc

Palliative care guidelines updated

All people who suffer from life-threatening diseases will be eligible for palliative care, with the care beginning as soon as their diseases are detected, due to a change in a national guidance on palliative care.