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The Ministry of Health maintained its contested estimate of 25 infant measles deaths this year, after three Hanoi hospitals announced, Tuesday, that they'd seen 108 and counting.
However, the country lacks conditions to research and mainstream the relatively new treatment method, an expert says.
Doctors have saved the life of a Russian woman who was left paralyzed after being attacked by a needlefish while she was swimming in Vietnam's resort beach town of Nha Trang.
Two con men whose beauty saloon was shut down in Ho Chi Minh City last April for providing health damaging services are coming back, a victim said.
Ho Chi Minh City authorities opened a methadone treatment center on Tuesday and continued to push a trial project to provide community-based drug treatment despite the fact that it has not been as effective as expected.