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Government to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities

Government to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities

The National Committee on Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities has agreed to support funding for the building and improvement of provincial service centers for people with disabilities in 77 provinces, to provide them with thorough access to government welfare.

Ministry of Public Health steps up measures against Zika

Ministry of Public Health steps up measures against Zika

The Ministry of Public Health has instructed all provincial public health departments nationwide to be vigilant against Zika virus. A Zika patient must be diagnosed immediately in order to prevent the virus from spreading.

Vietnam, Australia seek to boost health cooperation

Vietnam, Australia seek to boost health cooperation

Vietnamese and Australian scientists gathered together at a workshop in Hanoi on July 19 to discuss the probability to promote links between the two countries in medical technology transfer and healthcare service development.

ARV treatment to be covered by health insurance

ARV treatment to be covered by health insurance

Anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS will be paid by health insurance from June 2016, said the Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention under the Ministry of Public Health.