Time names Ebola fighters as 'person' of 2014

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Time names Ebola fighters as 'person' of 2014

Time magazine on Wednesday named as its "Person of the Year 2014" the medics treating the Ebola epidemic that has killed more than 6,300 people, paying tribute to their courage and mercy.

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Rapid response teams needed to curb violence at Vietnam hospitals

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Rapid response teams needed to curb violence at Vietnam hospitals

Rapid response teams should be set up in hospitals to prevent increasing waves of violence against health workers, while doctors should improve their medical ethics, a senior health official at the Vietnamese Ministry of Health has suggested.

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Miracle baby grows well

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Miracle baby grows well

Doctors of Children Hospital No. 1 said baby Quoc Huy grew well when he was taken back to the hospital for re-examination, on December 9.

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In pictures: HCM City’s crackdown on homeless addicts

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In pictures: HCM City’s crackdown on homeless addicts

VietNamNet Bridge – More than 1,000 drug addicts without a stable residence in HCM City were found taking drugs under a city-wide anti-drug campaign that kicked off on December 5.

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Vietnam, Singapore boost cooperation in military medicine

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Vietnam, Singapore boost cooperation in military medicine

As many as 30 doctors and medical workers from the Singapore Armed Forces’ Medical Corps will join hands with their Vietnamese colleagues to provide medical examinations for local people in Binh Xuyen district, northern Vinh Phuc province, in next April.

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Local-made drug to account for 80 % in market: Ministry

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Local-made drug to account for 80 % in market: Ministry

VietNamNet Bridge – Local-made medicines will account for 80 percent of home market, said a leader of the Drug Administration of Vietnam under the Ministry of Health at a meeting on pharmaceutical in Hanoi on last Saturday.

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Ebola death toll now highest in Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone now leads Liberia as having the highest number of deaths from Ebola and western health experts say, the virus there is still spreading.

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Malaria deaths halved since 2000 but Ebola risks gains: WHO

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Malaria deaths halved since 2000 but Ebola risks gains: WHO

The number of people dying from malaria has almost halved since 2000, although progress in west Africa risks being reversed by the Ebola outbreak, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.

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Drug detoxification resumes in Ho Chi Minh City after one year suspension

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Drug detoxification resumes in Ho Chi Minh City after one year suspension

Drug addiction has never paused, but rehabilitation centers in Ho Chi Minh City were closed down for around a year due to accusations of human rights violations.

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Doctors in Vietnam pull 80 maggots from man’s ear

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Doctors in Vietnam pull 80 maggots from man’s ear

Doctors in central Vietnam have removed 80 live maggots from the left ear of a patient who was diagnosed with aural myasis, a condition caused when a person's nose or ears are infested with fly larvae.

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Village lead production hurts local children

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Village lead production hurts local children

VietNamNet Bridge – Producing lead from batteries has become a lucrative occupation for residents of Dong Mai Village. Yet few realise how seriously it is affecting children, 300 of whom currently suffer from lead poisoning, according to the National Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health.

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More people can access to Methadone treatment, ARV drugs

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It needs to provide Methadone treatment to more people and safe needles and condoms to high risk groups, said Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long at a seminar on Methadone and antiretroviral drugs yesterday.

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Health Ministry asks to prevent mouse plague

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The Ministry of Health yesterday sent an urgent dispatch to the Ministry of Transport and chairpersons of people’s committees in cities and provinces asking to actively prevent mouse plague.

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Malaria deaths halved since 2000, Ebola risks gains: WHO

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Malaria deaths halved since 2000, Ebola risks gains: WHO

Although malaria deaths have halved across the world, the Ebola outbreak has halted malaria programmes in some areas of west Africa and put huge strain on health services in parts of Africa.

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2-year old boy badly tortured by grandmother

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2-year old boy badly tortured by grandmother

Doctors in the Bac Lieu southern province said Monday that a two-year old boy, who had been admitted to the hospital two days earlier after being severely tortured by his grandmother, was transferred to a children’s hospital in the neighboring province of Can Tho.

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