The Treatment Sub-committee under the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control reported on August 7 Vietnam had 31 patients judged to be in ‘critical condition’. In addition, four had been connected to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) machines, while 10 were using invasive mechanical ventilators in the Intensive Care Unit. … [Read more...] about Doctors say 31 COVID-19 cases in ‘critical condition’
In spite of Vietnam’s many forms of weather, the heat, humidity, damp, and surprisingly chilliness of December, I wouldn’t really want to live anywhere else. There’s the ‘Goldilocks’ factor at work here. It’s not too cold, the summer is long, the winter is short, the rain is mostly warm, I’m not in a flood-prone area, and I haven’t worn anything heavier than a hoodie for the last fourteen years. … [Read more...] about Is it raining yet?