The Technical Brief, recently released by UNFPA Việt Nam, points to the 2020 estimate that unless urgent intervention is done now, Việt Nam is likely to be adding 298 maternal deaths even in the best-case scenario (a 44 per cent increase), and 677 in the worst-case scenario (a 65 per cent increase), as a negative impact of COVID-19. It means that a lot more Vietnamese women are likely to die from pregnancy and childbirth in 2020, which results in the reversal of the developmental gains Việt Nam has enjoyed in the past 10 years in reducing maternal mortality. … [Read more...] about Pregnancy doesn’t stop during a pandemic. Neither do human rights
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We can also expect up to 31 million additional cases of gender-based violence for every six months of movement restriction measures. Many women are trapped with abusers at a time of heightened household tensions and reduced prevention and protection efforts, social services and care. In Vietnam, reports of gender-based violence have jumped by 20 percent this year in the UNFPA-supported hotline services. … [Read more...] about Pregnancy doesn’t stop during a pandemic. Neither do human rights.
* Dr. Tena is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She came to us after 6 years of practicing in Croatia and after additional trainings in London and New York. She started seeing patients at Family Medical Practice Hanoi from the beginning of 2018. She is eager to meet her new patients in Hà Nội, and we are thrilled to have her on board. … [Read more...] about Pregnancy in advanced maternal age
“At a time when the disease is spreading in other countries, including the United States, we want to contribute more to the international community. Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have allocated five percent of Dony's entire revenue, from apparel to cloth masks, to the community,” Anh said. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese businesses donate 1.4 million medical supply units to US
To prevent the spread of COVID-19, disease prevention measures were carried out during the flight. After landing at Da Nang International Airport, crew members and all passengers had their body temperature checked and went under quarantine as regulated. … [Read more...] about Over 240 Vietnamese citizens brought home from Singapore