Breast cancer diagnoses often come too late to help patients

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As much as 70 per cent of breast cancer patients are diagnosed when they are already in the final stages of the disease, said Deputy Minister of Health, Nguyen Thi Xuyen at a recent breast cancer prevention event in Ha Noi.

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Vinh Phuc provides health care help for disadvantaged

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VietnamPlus English 2 day(s) ago

The northern province of Vinh Phuc is providing financial assistance to financially disadvantaged members of the community to access medical care services from October onwards, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

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World must do more to battle Ebola in West Africa: Obama

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World must do more to battle Ebola in West Africa: Obama

U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday called on more nations to help fight the world's worst outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus, saying hundreds of thousands of lives were at stake.

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Limit TV to help fight obesity, says NICE

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Limit TV to help fight obesity, says NICE

Adults and children should consider having TV-free days or limiting viewing to no more than two hours a day under new proposals to tackle obesity.

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Vietnam agency seeks Canada’s help in verifying imported drug files

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Vietnam agency seeks Canada’s help in verifying imported drug files

Vietnamese drug authorities are asking the Canadian Embassy in Vietnam for help in verifying the origin of drugs reportedly imported from the country by VN Pharma, a local drug firm whose CEO, Nguyen Minh Hung, has been arrested over alleged drug smuggling, a health official has said.

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Can Tho General Hospital official operational

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VietnamPlus English 1 week(s) ago

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on September 21 officially inaugurated a new 500-bed hospital which is hoped to help improve medical treatment as well as healthcare services in the region.

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Numerous surgeries threaten life of little boy

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Numerous surgeries threaten life of little boy

A poor couple in Quang Tri Province are calling for financial help to save their two-year-old son who has gone through a number of surgeries.

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Donors help change life of desperate mother

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Donors help change life of desperate mother

DTiNews readers have sent nearly VND382 million (USD18,200) in support of Nguyen Thi Diem, a poor mother in Bac Ninh Province, who is in the final stages of cancer.

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As Ebola grows out of control, WHO pleads for more health workers

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 week(s) ago

The number of new Ebola cases in West Africa is growing faster than authorities can manage them, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Friday, renewing a call for health workers from around the world to go to the region to help.

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Poor family requests help for ill baby

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Poor family requests help for ill baby

A poor family in Nghe An Province is calling for help to save their 11-month-old child suffering from complicated congenital heart disease.

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Recovered Ebola patient William Pooley to return to Africa 'in a few weeks'

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Recovered Ebola patient William Pooley to return to Africa 'in a few weeks'

The first British person to contract Ebola in the current outbreak in Africa is to return to the country where he was infected in order to help others fight the disease.

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Bacteria-treated honey cures wounds and offers antibiotic resistance hope

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Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

Swedish researchers have successfully cured treatment-resistant wounds in horses, using a mixture of various lactic acid bacteria found in bees' honey stomachs and honey itself. The successful trial could help the medical community overcome the growing problem of global antibiotic resistance.

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Gates Foundation gives 50 million to Ebola fight

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Gates Foundation gives 50 million to Ebola fight

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation said Wednesday it was pledging $50 million to help boost the fight against the Ebola outbreak as overwhelmed medical teams in west Africa struggle to contain the disease.

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Deputy PM lauds UNODC’s help to HIV, drug control

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Deputy PM lauds UNODC’s help to HIV, drug control

The United Nations Office for Drug and Crime (UNODC) in Vietnam has provided importance assistance to the country’s drug and HIV prevention and control efforts, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told the UNODC Country Manager on September 5.

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Kind readers help little boy wtih leukemia

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Kind readers help little boy wtih leukemia

Kind readers of DTiNews have donated over VND252 million (USD12,000) to help save a 12-year-old boy in Nghe An Province suffering from leukemia.

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