New treatment to improve COPD patients

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New treatment to improve COPD patients

Vietnamese doctors have applied new treatment called ‘endoscopic lung volume reduction’ - a minimally invasive non-surgical procedure that involves the insertion of ‘endobronchial valves’- which can significantly improve lung function measures and quality of life for patients with emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) .

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Medical workers disciplined for death of 10 year old girl

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A medical council comprising of leading experts in infection, pediatrics and intensive resuscitation and the city' Department of Health yesterday discussed to verify the cause of death of 10 year old girl Nguyen Thi Hong Nhung in Hanoi

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Vietnam strives to end AIDS by 2030

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VOV News English 5 hour(s) ago

Vietnam strives to end AIDS by 2030

(VOV) - Vietnam positively responds to UNAIDS’s 90-90-90 ambitious treatment target to help end the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

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WHO revises global tuberculosis estimate up by 500,000

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VietnamNet English 7 hour(s) ago

WHO revises global tuberculosis estimate up by 500,000

The World Health Organization has revised up its estimate of how many people have tuberculosis by almost 500,000.

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Ebola response plan and drill prepared

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VOV News English 8 hour(s) ago 1 related news

An Ebola response drill will be held at the Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Hanoi on November 1 and then in three other hospitals in Hanoi, central Thua Thien-Hue and Ho Chi Minh City, according to the Health Ministry.

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Ebola response plan and drill prepared

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VietnamPlus English 22 hour(s) ago 1 related news

An Ebola response drill will be held at the Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Hanoi on November 1 and then in three other hospitals in Hanoi, central Thua Thien-Hue and Ho Chi Minh City, according to the Health Ministry.

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Hanoi, Lao Cai ready to tackle Ebola virus

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Hanoi, Lao Cai ready to tackle Ebola virus

Hanoi’s health sector and relevant authorities have implemented a number of Ebola response measures, from preparing healthcare facilities and equipment to training personnel and organising drills.

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Lead poisoning cases soar

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VietNam News English 1 day(s) ago

Health experts say lead poisoning has risen to alarming levels in Viet Nam, especially among children.

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Cameras to monitor hospital procedures

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VietNam News English 1 day(s) ago

The Radio the Voice of Viet Nam (VOV) will install modern camera systems at 12 hospitals in Ha Noi and HCM City to supervise check-ups and treatment under a co-operation agreement signed with the health ministry on Thursday.

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Two U.S. states to quarantine health workers returning from Ebola zones

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Two U.S. states to quarantine health workers returning from Ebola zones

New York and New Jersey will automatically quarantine medical workers returning from Ebola-hit West African countries and the U.S. government is considering the same step after a doctor who treated patients in Guinea came back infected, officials said on Friday.

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No M&M’s candies with undeclared peanut butter found in Vietnam: health ministry

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 day(s) ago

No M&M’s candies with undeclared peanut butter found in Vietnam: health ministry

Vietnam's health ministry on Thursday said none of the M&M's chocolate candies containing undeclared peanut butter that could cause serious reactions to consumers allergic to peanuts has been found in Vietnam.

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Microsoft vs. Amazon: Who will win in the cloud?

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 day(s) ago

BCSG Managing Director John Davis discusses how his cloud services brokerage works, the battle for cloud computing space, the health of the U.K. tech sector with Bloomberg's Mark Barton and Manus Cranny on "Countdown."

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HCM City to test medicine supplies

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SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago

The HCM City Department of Health this week ordered the Centre for Quality Control of Food, Drug and Cosmetics to obtain samples and test 332 out of 1,193 drugs that won bids to supply to hospitals this year following reports about poor quality of drugs.

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Elementary school pupils suffer food poisoning

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SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago

93 students in elementary school Nguyen Khuyen in District 12 were suffering symptoms of poisoning such as fever, fatigue and stomachaches after a lunch at the schools on October 21.

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Residents not interested in family doctor

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SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago

The City People’s Council yesterday checked preventive medicine missions in Go Vap District which has five family doctor centers in medical clinics.

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