Kangnam Hospital (Photo: SGGP)

Health Ministry requests probe into Vietnamese-American woman death

Deputy Head of the Health Ministry’s Department of Medical Examination and Treatment Nguyen Trong Khoa yesterday requested health authority in Ho Chi Minh City to carry out thorough investigation over the death of Vietnamese-American woman after plastic surgery at South Korean-run Kangnam Plastic Surgery Hospital in District 3.
Health Ministry regulates surrogate pregnancies

Health Ministry regulates surrogate pregnancies

A couple unable to have children is eligible to ask for surrogate pregnancy because of humanity’s purpose, according to the Ministry of Health’s document on surrogacy regulation.

Health Ministry calls for people participation in fighting measles, HFM, dengue

Health Ministry calls for people participation in fighting measles, HFM, dengue

The Ministry of Health (MoH) and the People’s Committee in Hanoi launched a campaign to prevent measles, hand-foot-mouth (HFM) and dengue at Dich Vong Hau preschool yesterday with the participation of around 1,000 representatives from ministries, agencies and international organizations.
Health Ministry frets increase in number of HIV-infected people

Health Ministry frets increase in number of HIV-infected people

The Health Ministry specially concerned about an increase in the number of people infected with HIV in the community, said Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long said that the At a conference to review HIV/AIDS prevention mission in first six months yesterday.

Health ministry launches “Healthy Lung” portal

Health ministry launches “Healthy Lung” portal

The Medical Examination and Treatment Department under the Ministry of Health, in coordination with the AstraZeneca multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company, launched the “Healthy Lung” portal in Hanoi on August 16.