Vietnamese woman delivers twins 30 days apart

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Vietnamese woman delivers twins 30 days apart

A pair of boy-girl twins have been born one month apart to a young ethnic minority woman in northern Vietnam’s Ha Giang province.

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HCM City sends doctors to rural medical centres

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

HCM City sends doctors to rural medical centres

The HCM City Department of Health on Thursday launched the second phase of a programme that sends doctors from speciality hospitals and those working for it to hospitals in districts to improve the quality of treatment at these places.

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Satellite hospital plan still on paper

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

A programme under which major public hospitals will help improve hospitals in other provinces to ease their own overload has yet to begin despite being approved by the Government in March 2013, heard a review meeting between the Ministry of Health and HCM City-based hospitals on Wednesday.

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Gender imbalance continues to climb as parents yearn for boys

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Gender imbalance continues to climb as parents yearn for boys

The gender imbalance among infants is still high in the capital, according to the city's Population and Family Planning Unit. There are now 120 baby boys for every 100 girls, 1.5 times last year's ratio.

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Quang Ngai Obstetrics & pediatrics hospital kicked off

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SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

An obstetrics and pediatrics hospital has been kicked off in the central province of Quang Ngai on June 28.

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Ha Noi hospitals to rotate doctors

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

The Ha Noi health sector will rotate doctors between three hospitals in the city from the beginning of next month to reduce overcrowding.

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Newborn-screening project benefits kids

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VOV News English 1 month(s) ago

Medical stations in Hanoi have so far provided prenatal and newborn screening services for over 23,600 pregnant women and 11,600 infants in a bid to reduce the rate of children born with congenital defects.

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Newborn-screening project benefits kids

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago

Medical stations in Hanoi have so far provided prenatal and newborn screening services for over 23,600 pregnant women and 11,600 infants in a bid to reduce the rate of children born with congenital defects.

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Agent Orange pain - painful images from Tu Du Hospital

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Agent Orange pain - painful images from Tu Du Hospital

VietNamNet Bridge - The most hardened hearts would have to be stunned by pictures of Agent Orange victims taken by photographer Philip Jones Griffiths at the Tu Du Obstetrics Hospital in 1980 and 2002.

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Single-motherhood begins to appeal to urbane Vietnamese women

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Single-motherhood begins to appeal to urbane Vietnamese women

A doctor at Tu Du, a leading obstetrics hospital in Ho Chi Minh City, processes an IVF for a woman wanting to be a single mother. Photo by Doc Lap

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Infertility rate among younger couples goes up in VN

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – There are 700,000 to one million couples in the reproductive age are infertile, according to research conducted by the Central Obstetrics Hospital and the Hanoi Medical University.

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Families resistant to infant blood screening

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

The practice of screening newborns' blood for congenital diseases is meeting fierce opposition from families, said Ta Quang Huy, director of the Ha Noi Department of Population and Family Planning.

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Bayer to advance education for women’s healthcare providers in Asia Pacific

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 month(s) ago

Bayer to advance education for women’s healthcare providers in Asia Pacific

Bayer HealthCare recently partnered with the Ho Chi Minh City Society of Reproductive Medicine to host the Asia Pacific Women’s Health Matters Symposium in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Medical specialists share experience in obstetrics, gynecology

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VietnamPlus English 2 month(s) ago

Domestic and foreign obstetrics and gynecology experts are taking part in a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on May 22-23 to share experience in bettering public healthcare services.

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Mortality rates of mothers and children down sharply

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VOV News English 2 month(s) ago

Mortality rates of mothers and children down sharply

(VOV) - Vietnam has made remarkable progress in reducing the fatality rates of mothers and children under five, said Deputy Health Minister, Nguyen Viet Tien.

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