Almost 20,000 pricey cancer pills trashed in Vietnam over red tape

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Nearly 20,000 cancer pills donated to a Ho Chi Minh City hospital have ended up in the bin as it took nine months to complete all the procedures needed to receive the medicines.

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Thugs ambush, cut throat of male patient at Hanoi hospital

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

A gang of thugs charged into a hospital in Hanoi and cut the throat of a male patient, who had earlier been admitted for treatment for head injuries, on Sunday.

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SVCC’s Singaporean slant on cancer care

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnamese families will have better access to cancer services and treatment following the grand opening of the Singapore-Vietnam Cancer Centre in Ho Chi Minh City. Eng Aik Meng, chairman of Vietnam Integrated Medical Services, told VIR’s Thanh Van how the new facility will transform cancer care in Vietnam.

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Singapore-Vietnam Cancer Centre opens in Ho Chi Minh City

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

The Singapore-Vietnam Cancer Centre (SVCC) opened its doors officially to serve the community from Vietnam on May 6.

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Poisoning from fake herbal medicine on the rise in Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Recently, the Poison Control Center and the Department of Nephrology of Bach Mai Hospital in Hanoi have received many patients suffering lead poisoning after taking herbal medicine of unknown origin.

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The boom of milk tea brands in Vietnam

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago

Following the popularity of take-away drinks, different milk tea brands are now trying to establish themselves in the minds of Vietnamese customers by investing in outlets with attractive designs and quality beverages.

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Next Ebola outbreak 'inevitable' but world better prepared: WHO

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Báo Đầu Tư English 3 week(s) ago

CONAKRY: A new outbreak of the Ebola virus is "inevitable" but a new vaccine and rapid-response measures mean it will be more effectively contained, the head of the World Health Organisation said on Thursday (May 4).

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Expensive medicines expire because of cumbersome procedures

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 week(s) ago

The Vietnam Drug Administration has asked the HCM City Department of Health to report on a case in which 20,000 tablets for leukaemia treatment expired because of cumbersome procedures.

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1,000 patients given free hearing aids

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 week(s) ago

The Starkey Hearing Foundation gave free check-ups and hearing aids to more than 1,000 patients in the central and Central Highlands regions on May 1 and 2.

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Vietnam to import inexpensive US hepatitis drugs

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Vietnamese citizens, especially the underprivileged, will have access to inexpensive drugs produced by US biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences to treat hepatitis C infections.

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Oncologists share experience in cancer diagnosis, treatment

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Nearly 300 professors, doctors and leading oncologists have gathered in central Da Nang city to take part in a national conference on cancer prevention and control which opened on April 27.

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – April 28

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

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Private hospitals struggle to stay open

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Many private hospitals in HCM City are on the verge of shutting down as most average patients prefer cheaper prices at public hospitals.

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High rate of cancer cases leads to poverty

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

75,000 people are dying from cancer every year and their families often face huge debts after their deaths.

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DTiNews readers support three-month old with Pierre Robin syndrome

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

DTiNews readers have to date donated VND150 million (USD6,818) for a three-month-old boy in the central province of Quang Nam who has to use a milk catheter for survival due to Pierre Robin syndrome.

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