HIV infected people encouraged to buy medical insurance

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SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago

Though the government urged the health sector must facilitate people living with HIV/AIDS to have medical insurance, just around 40 percent of them have insurance cards. In fact, HIV infected people's treatment fee is covered by insurance company.

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'Mentally ill’ woman hires hitman to inject love rival’s child with HIV

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 day(s) ago

A police investigation into a Vietnamese woman who hired a hitman to inject HIV-infected blood into the child of a love rival has been suspended after she was found to be suffering from depression.

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HCM City sees rise in mother-to-child HIV transmission

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Báo Dân Trí English 6 day(s) ago

Many hospitals in HCM City have detected more children who are infected HIV from their mothers.

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Vietnam faces big deficit in HIV/AIDS funding

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam will face a huge budget deficit in health services for people with HIV/AIDS in the next five years, an official from the HIV/AIDS Prevention Agency, Duong Thuy Anh, said at a conference on insurance payments for ARV therapy on November 28.

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Life still difficult for HIV/AIDS affected kids

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 week(s) ago

Children affected by HIV/AIDS continue to face discrimination and other challenges despite significant gains made in efforts to help them, officials said at a meeting yesterday.

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Towards 90-90-90 target to end AIDS epidemic in Vietnam

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

A national action month for the prevention and control of HIV/AIDS will take place from November 10 to December 10 with the theme “Towards the 90-90-90 Target to End the AIDS Epidemic in Vietnam,” according to the National Committee for the Prevention and Control of AIDS, Drug Addiction and Prostitution.

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Gov’t aims to reduce mother-to-child transmission rate of HIV to under 2 per cent

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

The rate of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in the country fell by 16 per cent between 2009 and 2015, but health experts have said that more needs to be done to reach the goal of having a transmission rate of under 2 per cent by 2020 nationwide.

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Increased focus on women needed in national HIV response: experts

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

With women facing increased risks of HIV infection, greater emphasis is necessary to address the needs of females in the national HIV response, experts have said.

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U.S. Acting Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services wraps up Hanoi visit

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

U.S. Acting Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services Mary Wakefield concluded Friday a two-day visit to Hanoi, where U.S. - Vietnamese health cooperation discussion was on high agenda.

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Hanoi gives health insurance support to HIV carriers

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

The Hanoi Department of Health will expand the health insurance coverage among poor people living with HIV/AIDS by giving them financial support sourced from the city’s health insurance fund, according to head of the department Nguyen Khac Hien.

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Vietnam push to achieve UN’s AIDS targets

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 month(s) ago

The head of the HCM City AIDS Prevention Centre has asked the Vietnam Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS to help the country reach the 90-90-90 targets set by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS to help end the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

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Free legal aid to HIV vulnerables

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 month(s) ago

Those most vulnerable to HIV/AIDS will have the opportunity to receive free legal counsel, for example in employment and marriage issues, in a national pilot project kicking off soon.

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Free legal aid to HIV vulnerables

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SaiGon GP English 2 month(s) ago

Those most vulnerable to HIV/AIDS will have the opportunity to receive free legal counsel, for example in employment and marriage issues, in a national pilot project kicking off soon.

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Optimism but no end in sight after HIV vaccine trial

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Báo Thanh Niên English 93 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam country director of UNAIDS Eamonn Murphy said he and his Vietnamese colleagues were confident that a fully effective vaccine could be developed in the future.

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Investigation into dead body on motorbike case

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 month(s) ago 2 related news

Investigation into dead body on motorbike case

The Ministry of Health has asked Son La Province Department of Health to review an incident where the body of a woman was carried home by motorbike by relative.

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