Hanoi medical charity under scrutiny after infant deaths

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Hanoi medical charity under scrutiny after infant deaths

The Health Ministry hopes to put a Hanoi medical charity under a microscope after its unlicensed cleft lip and palate surgeries resulted in the deaths of three infants last month.

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Tests show no sign of Ebola in Swedish man

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 day(s) ago

Tests show no sign of Ebola in Swedish man

Medical authorities in the Swedish capital said on Monday tests on a man brought into hospital over the weekend and suspected of potentially carrying Ebola showed no signs the deadly disease.

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Vietnam’s NGO faces inspection after deaths of 3 babies in failed surgeries

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Vietnam’s NGO faces inspection after deaths of 3 babies in failed surgeries

Vietnam’s health authorities have requested that a non-governmental charity be put under a comprehensive inspection after three infants died in the organization’s botched medical operations last month.

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Pictures: Offshore island doctors

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VietnamNet English 2 day(s) ago

Pictures: Offshore island doctors

Treatment of diseases for people on the mainland in Vietnam still has difficulties. However, this kind of challenge also affects remote areas, especially on the offshore islands, including the Spratly Islands. For that reason, stories about the army doctors working on the islands are special.

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Fake ambulances at Vietnam’s hospitals

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 day(s) ago

Fake ambulances at Vietnam’s hospitals

Not all ambulances running on streets in Vietnam are legal. Many of them are fake ones.

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Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital

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Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital

Joan Rivers, the acerbic US stand-up comic and octogenarian television presenter, remained seriously ill in a New York hospital for a second day on Friday (Aug 29), her daughter said.

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Work commences on Binh Duong hospital

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VietNam News English 4 day(s) ago

Construction began on Thursday on a 1,500-bed General Hospital in the southern province of Binh Duong.

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Over 300,000 minors have abortions each year

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VietnamNet English 4 day(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge - Each year 3,500 children are exposed to violence and sexual abuse, including more than 1,000 rapes. Some females get pregnant at the age of 12 or 13.

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$109m general hospital to be built in Binh Duong

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SaiGon GP English 5 day(s) ago

Authorities in the southern province of Binh Duong broke the ground for a 1500-bed hospital on August 28.

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Council investigates deaths of children from anaesthesia

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VietNam News English 5 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

A special medical council yesterday started investigating the deaths of three children who died under anaesthetic while awaiting free cleft-lip surgery in Khanh Hoa Province last Saturday.

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Orbis supports paediatric eye care in central Vietnam

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VietnamPlus English 6 day(s) ago 1 related news

Orbis International and the central province of Thua Thien-Hue signed an implementation agreement for the project ”Strengthening Paediatric Eye Care Services in the central region of Vietnam” on August 27.

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Private hospitals struggle to attract new patients

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Báo Dân Trí English 6 day(s) ago

Private hospitals struggle to attract new patients

Private hospitals are facing huge difficulties in getting patients. They claim they could help reduce overcrowding at State-owned hospitals if they had Government co-operation, a spokesperson for the Vietnam Private Hospitals Association has said.

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Orbis donates US$1 million to eye care project in central region

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VOV News English 6 day(s) ago 1 related news

Orbis donates US$1 million to eye care project in central region

(VOV) - Orbis Vietnam has collaborated with the Thua Thien-Hue provincial People’s Committee on a project to provide eye care to children in the central region, funded with US$1 million by the Canadian International Agency.

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Anesthetic might have killed 3 Vietnamese babies before free surgeries: doctor

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Anesthetic might have killed 3 Vietnamese babies before free surgeries: doctor

The director of Military Hospital 87 in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa’s Nha Trang City, where three babies recently died following anesthetization, has said that the anesthetic likely killed them.

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Lack of license suspected in Operation Smile deaths

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Báo Dân Trí English 6 day(s) ago

Lack of license suspected in Operation Smile deaths

Despite OSCA's claim to have only used licensed practitioners, authorities have said that the organization did not have a license to perform the surgeries.

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