Citizens pay medical fees at a counter for those with health insurance cards at Vinh General Hospital in the central city of Nghệ An. Việt Nam aims to have 95 per cent of the population taking part in the health insurance scheme by 2025. Photo vietnamplus.vn … [Read more...] about VN sees positive signs in health insurance coverage
Health benefits of egg yolk
Luke Treloar, director, head of healthcare and life sciences, KPMG Vietnam, said, “The discussion paper looks into one of the biggest challenges that Việt Nam’s health system is facing on its path towards ‘Vietnam 4.0’ vision and universal health coverage goals.” … [Read more...] about More self-care the route to achieving health for all: report
In addition to genetic and biological determinants, height is also influenced by environmental factors, including the mother's nutritional status during pregnancy, whether she smoked, and her exposure to hazardous substances. A well-nourished, healthy and active child is likely to be taller as an adult than will be a child with a poor diet, infectious diseases, or inadequate health care. Socio-economic factors such as income, education and occupation can also influence height. In some cases, ethnicity plays a role in adult height. … [Read more...] about What should parents know about their child’s height?
Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - First phase of human trials on a made-in-Vietnam COVID-19 vaccine could begin as early as this October. The Institute of Vaccines and Medical Biologicals (IVAC) in Nha Trang city, partnering with New York City-based Icahn School of Medicine and the global health non-profit organisation PATH, expects to conduct testing on small groups of volunteers in October-December this year. Phase 2, comprising larger groups of people, and Phase 3, comprising up to thousands, will be conducted at the beginning of 2021. The institute plans to submit documents for approval to the health ministry as early as April next year and claims to be capable of producing 30 million doses a year. By October 2021, the vaccine could be distributed to the general population. IVAC is researching an egg-based vaccine, making use of the Newcastle disease virus (NDV) expressing the spike protein of SARS-CoV-2. According to Duong Huu Thai, head of IVAC, the production of its COVID-19 vaccine will … [Read more...] about Made-in-Vietnam COVID-19 vaccine set for human trials in October
Add the foie gras roll in the middle and cover with the rest of the filling. Press down on the ingredients to make sure that the stuffing is compact … [Read more...] about Pâté en croute (Pie-crust)