Aiming to find effective short term and long-term solutions, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MST) invited experts from large healthcare centers, including the Central Tropical Diseases Hospital, Military Medical Academy, Military Hospital 103, HCM City Pasteur Institute and VABIOTECH (the Company for Vaccine and Biological Production No 1) to the meeting. … [Read more...] about Covid-2019: what can Vietnam’s scientists do?
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These guidelines have been implemented at hospitals and health clinics nationwide. After the first three patients were discharged from HCM City’s Cho Ray Hospital, Khanh Hoa Tropical Hospital in the central province of Khanh Hoa and Thanh Hoa province General Hospital in Thanh Hoa province, the committee continued to adjust their treatment regimen. … [Read more...] about Vietnam develops effective treatment regime for COVID-19 patients
The baby, who was the only child patient infected with the deadly virus in Vietnam so far, was released from the Hanoi-based National Children's Hospital on Thursday morning. According to director of the hospital, Le Thanh Hai, the child started to cough and have a running nose and then tested positive for coronavirus on February 11. "She was infected with the virus while staying with her grandmother who also got it from a 23-year-old worker who returned from Wuhan City in January," the doctor said. The child was admitted to Binh Xuyen District Medical Centre in her Vinh Phuc hometown before being taken to the National Children's Hospital for better monitoring and treatment. According to the doctor, the child had mild symptoms with slight fever and minor lung problems. "We didn’t have to apply any special treatment methods," he said. "We just treated the coughs and tried to give her good nutrition. Her mother, who was negative for the virus during multiple tests, stayed with … [Read more...] about Coronavirus child patient recovers in Vietnam
Nguyen Hong Nam, general director of the Yola English center. Photo: Yola Thanks to the system, all of Yola's centers are staffed as if they were delivering traditional classes, and parents and students can contact them for any concerns, the general director said. … [Read more...] about Language teachers bemoan about extended school closure in COVID-19-hit Vietnam
Based on the theme of the International Women’s Day 2020 campaign “Each for Equal”, the “Consul General for a Day” contest was held for high school students from grade eight through 12 in HCMC by answering the questions: “Why would you be a good champion for gender equality?” and “What specific actions are you committed to taking to promote gender equality and empower women and girls?” … [Read more...] about Vinschool student acts as Canadian consul general for one day