VOV.VN - Minh Khang, the nation’s first transgender man to give birth, has revealed the process he followed during his pregnancy in a popular reality TV show broadcast recently in Vietnam.
Baby rhinos now can be reproduced in semi-wild conditions in Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City’s Paediatrics Hospital No1’s neurology and infectious diseases department has admitted children with HIV whose mothers did not have HIV tests during their pregnancy.
A Vietnamese woman has given birth to a healthy child at the age of 60, making her the oldest woman in the country to become a mother.
VOV.VN - Bibo Mart chain stores today (May 23) announced that a private equity fund managed by ACA Investments has acquired a 20% stake in its outstanding shares of common stock.
In a move to make Vietnamese prisons more humane, the Ministry of Public Security is drafting a rule allowing inmates to meet their spouses in private rooms.
A baby born with suspected microcephaly has been reported in Krong Buk district in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, according to the Health Ministry’s Department of Preventive Medicine.
The Zika infection case discovered in Japan on September 12 is not Vietnamese, confirmed the Health Ministry’s Department of Preventive Medicine on September 15.
Doctors have successfully removed a 10-kilogram tumor from the abdomen of a 44-year-old woman in Ha Tinh Province who had mistaken it for pregnancy.
Thai authorities have stepped up surveillance after two pregnant women in Bangkok were found to have been infected with the Zika virus, which has been linked with microcephaly.
The role of midwives in reproductive health care was the focus of discussion of a workshop in the central city of Hue on July 21.
The capital city of Hanoi will invest over 160 billion VND, or US$7.18 million, in an initiative to boost the early detection of birth defects in the city between 2016 and 2020.
VOV.VN - The UN Population Fund has chosen the theme “Investing in teenage girls” for this year’s World Population Day July 11.
Few migrant workers in the informal sector have proper understanding about their rights in host localities and how to exercise those rights, particularly those relating to social welfare, chairwoman of Hanoi’s Women Union Tran Thi Phuong Hoa said.
More than 200 samples collected from many localities across the nation were tested negative for Zika virus, which is worrying many countries all over the world, the General Department of Preventive Medicine announced on March 19.
The damaging effect of Agent Orange/dioxin on pregnancy at three hotspots in Vietnam is still serious, according to the latest research conducted by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the Ministry of Science and Technology.
A private clinic in Ho Chi Minh City has suspended a Chinese doctor who allegedly almost killed a woman with an unauthorized procedure to terminate her 17-week pregnancy.
(VOV) - Adolescent abortion accounts for 20% of total abortion and one-third of Vietnamese youth have yet to access information on contraceptive methods.
Medical workers who help women to determine the sex of their child during the early stages of pregnancy will be fined VND10-20 million (US$470-950), 30 percent higher than before.
Attempts will be made to reduce the high rate of maternal mortality that occurs during pregnancy and birth, according to Nguyen Duy Khe, director of the Ministry of Health's Department of Mother and Child Health Protection.