U.S. criticizes Vietnam ban of glyphosate herbicide imports
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Thursday criticized Vietnam's move to ban imports of glyphosate-based herbicides, saying the decision would have "devastating impacts on global agricultural production." (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Turn signal use among car drivers and motorcyclists at intersections: a case study of Da Nang, Vietnam - Nguyen-Phuoc DQ, Tran ATP, De Gruyter C, Kim I, Su DN.
Turn signal neglect is a major cause of traffic crashes, particularly rear-end collisions. However, little research has investigated the use of turn signals among motorists, particularly in developing countries with high levels of motorcycle use. This rese... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 9, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Resilient transport systems to reduce urban vulnerability to floods in emerging-coastal cities: a case study of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - Duy PN, Chapman L, Tight M.
The role of transportation is becoming ever more important as cities are spatially expanded along with urban development, yet highly agglomerated by complex activities over their geographic territory. Flooding incidents in cities across the world have expo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Cambodia reports first outbreak of African swine fever: OIE
Cambodia reported a first outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in backyard pigs near the Vietnam border, the Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Wednesday, citing the Cambodian agriculture ministry. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Vietnam-based Jio Health raises $5M in series A funding
Founded by CEO Raghu Rai and serial entrepreneur Ken Rohl in 2014, Vietnam-based health tech startup Jio Health recently announced that it has raised $5M series A funding led by VC fund Monk Hill ’s Ventures. The new funds will be used by Jio Health to scale its operations and capabilities across Vietnam. What it does (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - April 3, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Tiger geckos in Vietnam could be the next species sold into extinction, shows a new survey
(Pensoft Publishers) While information about the conservation status of the tiger gecko species is largely missing, these Asian lizards are already particularly vulnerable to extinction. A study, published in the open-access journal Nature Conservation, provides an overview of their domestic and international trade with a focus on species native to Vietnam. By providing further knowledge about the species abundance and threats for the Vietnamese Cat Ba tiger gecko, the research team urges for strict conservation measures. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Impact of parent-adolescent bonding on school bullying and mental health in Vietnamese cultural setting: evidence from the global school-based health survey - Nguyen HTL, Nakamura K, Seino K, Al-Sobaihi S.
BACKGROUND: The mental well-being of adolescents is a crucial issue affecting lives of both adults and young people. Bullying and mental health problems are important factors that can have a negative impact on the mental well-being of adolescents. Public a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Filipino, Vietnamese heart disease death risk higher than other Asian-American groups
Certain groups, or subgroups, within the Asian-American community are more likely to die from cardiovascular disease than others, new research shows. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart Risks Vary Among Asian-Americans
WEDNESDAY, March 20, 2019 -- Not all Asian-Americans are equally susceptible to the deadly damage of heart disease and stroke, new research suggests. The risk of premature death is highest among Asian Indian, Filipino and Vietnamese subgroups, the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 20, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Got cancer? Same company that manufactured Vietnam War's Agent Orange and Holocaust's poisonous gas makes deadly American medicine and food
(Natural News) “How could this have happened to me?” Those are usually the first words out of someone’s mouth when they find out from an oncologist that they have some form of cancer. “I’m a good person.” “I don’t deserve this.” “Maybe it’s genetic.” One of those perplexing statements usually follows next. Most Americans simply... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FAO calls on Vietnam to declare swine fever a national emergency
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on Tuesday advised Vietnam to declare a rapidly spreading outbreak of African Swine Fever as a national emergency. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Nurse knowledge of emergency management for burn and mass burn injuries - Lam NN, Huong HTX, Tuan CA.
A survey was conducted on 353 registered nurses working in Emergency and Trauma departments of district and provincial hospitals in Vietnam. Contents of the survey included first aid and initial care for burn and mass burn injuries. Only 15.3% of participa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Tobacco Industry Targets Women in Asia
A cigarette vendor in Manila sells a pack of 20 sticks for less than a dollar. Credit: Kara Santos/IPSBy Wendell Balderas and Mary AssuntaBANGKOK, Thailand, Mar 14 2019 (IPS) International Women’s Day on 8 March recognized and celebrated the progress women are making globally. The day also acknowledged the risks, exploitation and suffering many continue to endure. The Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) puts the spotlight on the tobacco industry’s marketing tactics targeting women and girls especially in Asia to market its deadly products. While smoking prevalence among females remains relatively ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Wendell Balderas and Mary Assunta Tags: Aid Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Global Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Trauma exposure and mental health problems among adults in Central Vietnam: a randomized cross-sectional survey - Do TTH, Correa-Velez I, Dunne MP.
Background: There is relatively little evidence about the psychological and social impacts of trauma exposure in the general population in East Asian countries. Vietnam has a long history of war and poverty, is prone to natural disasters and has hig... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Agent Orange's Toxic Legacy in Vietnam
MONDAY, March 11, 2019 -- A toxic byproduct of Agent Orange is still widespread in Vietnam's soil and water and is getting into food supplies, a new study claims. Agent Orange was a chemical defoliant widely used by the U.S. military during the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 11, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Impacts of helmet law on the changes in potential years of life lost due to traffic injury: a multiple-province evaluation in Vietnam - Phung D, Nguyen HT, Chu C, Sadler R, Luong AM, Nguyen HT, Pham TC, Cunrui H.
This study aimed to evaluate the impact of the helmet law on the changes in potential years of life lost (PYLL) due to traffic mortality and to examine modification effects of socioeconomic factors on the impacts in Vietnam. METHODS: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Inter-agency cooperation to raise awareness on human trafficking in Vietnam: good practices and challenges - Le TH, Carrington K, Tran TH, Nguyen TP, Le TK, Bui NH.
Awareness-raising tactics are arguably the first priority in the prevention strategies in Vietnam at present. Awareness-raising campaigns are implemented through two kinds of communication methods: community-based activities and mass media. Although anti-t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Ride-hailing company Gojek collaborates with Doctor Anywhere to offer medical services for its drivers
Gojek an Indonesia-headquartered ride-hailing and logistics company with operations in Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore and Thailand, today announced that it has partnered with Singapore-based startup Doctor Anywhere, to offer offline and online medical consultations to its drivers. This announcement came after Gojek ’s recent tie-up with Gigacover, a Singapore-based insurtech company, which offers prolonged medical insurance coverage for its drivers. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - March 7, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

March is Red Cross Month: Why Stephen Peth Became a Red Cross Volunteer
This Red Cross Month, we are celebrating the volunteers and services that make our organization special. Throughout the month, we’ll bring you stories of help and hope, bringing to light ... The... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - March 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Military Support Volunteers Dustoff pilot helicopter service to the armed forces veteran vietnam walter reed Source Type: news

Vietnam calls for 'drastic measures' to fight African swine fever
Vietnam's prime minister has called for "drastic measures" to fight the spread of African swine fever in the Southeast Asian country, state media reported on Tuesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Bio-Rad whistleblower case heads back to court on appeal
A federal appeals court panel dealt the former general counsel for Bio-Rad Laboratories (NYSE:BIO) a blow, slicing his $11 million jury award by $6 million and sending his whistleblower retaliation lawsuit back to U.S. District Court for a possible new trial. The three-judge panel sitting in San Francisco ruled that the U.S. District Court judge in the January 2017 trial had improperly instructed the jury that parts of the Federal Corrupt Practices Act  (FCPA) are rules or regulations of the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). That jury had also found that a February 2013 internal report, in which general...
Source: Mass Device - February 27, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Business/Financial News Legal News Bio-Rad Laboratories Source Type: news

Toxic byproducts of Agent Orange continue to pollute Vietnam environment, study says
(University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences) During the Vietnam War, United States aircraft sprayed more than 20 million gallons of herbicides, including dioxin-contaminated Agent Orange, on the country's rain forests, wetlands, and croplands. A new article from the University of Illinois and Iowa State University documents the environmental legacy of Agent Orange in Vietnam, including hotspots where dioxin continues to enter the food supply. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 27, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

On Eve Of 2nd Trump-Kim Summit, Is North Korean Reactor Producing Plutonium?
Days before President Trump and Kim Jong Un are to meet in Vietnam, satellite images show no river ice downstream from the key North Korean facility at Yongbyon — a sign the reactor may be running.(Image credit: Planet Labs Inc.) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - February 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Geoff Brumfiel Source Type: news

Human trafficking and emerging sex risk environments in Vietnam: a preliminary profile of a sex work "shared house" - Goldsamt LA, Clatts MC, Yu G, Le B, Colby DJ.
Young male sex workers (YMSW) in Vietnam have high rates of HIV and STIs, yet have poor access to healthcare due low knowledge, stigma, and economic constraints. In the process of implementing a Sexual Health Promotion intervention to engage YMSW in Ho Chi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

African swine fever spreads to fourth Vietnamese province: state media
African swine fever is spreading in Vietnam hitting two more provinces, after it was first detected in three separate farms in two other provinces earlier this month. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

African swine fever spreads to fourth Vietnamese province: state media
African swine fever has spread to Thanh Hoa province, south of Hanoi, the fourth Vietnamese province to report infections, state media said on Monday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

African swine fever spreads to third Vietnamese province: state media
African swine fever has been detected in a farm in Vietnam's northern port city of Haiphong, raising the number of provinces infected with the virus to three, state media reported on Monday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

A World Party
Roberto Savio is founder of IPS Inter Press Service and President EmeritusBy Roberto SavioROME, Feb 21 2019 (IPS)I have been a member of the first international party: the Transnational Radical Party, founded in 1956 by Marco Pannella and Emma Bonino. Then in 1988, I was a wetness of the large protest, in Berlin West, against the meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, a precursor of the “Battle of Seattle” in 1988, where 40.000 protesters disrupted the annual meeting of the two world’s financial institutions. I was even detained for a day by the police, even if was just a witness: ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Roberto Savio Tags: Civil Society Crime & Justice Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Global Global Governance Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Inequity South-South TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

The toxic legacy of the Vietnam War
How millions suffered from exposure to toxic chemicals sprayed by US forces during the Vietnam war (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EMS Today 2019: Halton: 'We Owe You a Ticker Tape Parade'
At the EMS Today Opening Ceremonies and Keynote Session on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, Editorial Director Bobby Halton addressed the audience: ALSO: Heightman at EMS Today: 'We Are Complete Responders' “Emergency medical services, interesting turn of words, a lot is packed in there. Emergency medical services …. What those words stand for in personification is you, all of you, medics in a simple firemen’s terms … medics.  Whether you are basic first-aid level, an EMT, an EMT I or P, or advanced, a PA, a nur...
Source: JEMS Operations - February 20, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Operations EMS Today Source Type: news

Vietnam confirms first African swine fever cases on three farms
African swine fever has been detected on three farms in Vietnam, authorities said on Tuesday, the first confirmed cases of the highly contagious disease in the Southeast Asia country. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

African swine fever detected on three Vietnam farms: animal health department
African swine fever has been detected on three farms in northern Vietnam, the Animal Health Department said on Tuesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Toxic herbicides used during the Vietnam War are still causing cancer and reproductive disorders across generations, study finds
(Natural News) Half a century after being used in the Vietnam War, Agent Orange is still affecting people living in the area where it was used. In fact, one study has linked exposure to Agent Orange that was sprayed during the war to higher levels of some hormones in women as well as their breastfeeding... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Disturbing CDC statistics show that opioids have killed more people than the Vietnam War
(Natural News) Data from a newly released study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveal that nearly a quarter of a million Americans have died in the last two decades from overdosing on opioid drugs — a number four times the number of U.S. casualties from the entire Vietnam War. The research, which looked at... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unwatchable violence: historical affects and the legacy of the Vietnam War in Vietnamese American feminist film - Nguy ễn LT.
Historians and cultural scholars of the Vietnam War have explored how structures of war and racism continue to shape filmmaking and media (under)representations of Vietnamese in the United States. This examination of structure, however, has inadvertently o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Seas of Death and Hope
By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Feb 11 2019 (IPS)The Mediterranean Sea is currently a sea of death. On the 20th of June every year, i.e. The World Refugee Day, an organization called UNITED for Intercultural Action publishes a “List of Deaths”, summarising information on where, when and under which circumstances a named individual has died due to the “fatal policies of fortress Europa”. The data are collected through information received from 550 network organisations in 48 countries and from local experts, journalists and researchers in the field of migration. The list issued in 2018 accounted for ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jan Lundius Tags: Armed Conflicts Arts Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Education Featured Global Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Migration & Refugees Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Effects of extreme temperatures on mortality and hospitalization in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - Dang TN, Honda Y, Van Do D, Pham ALT, Chu C, Huang C, Phung D.
This study aimed to examine a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

'Blue Water ’ Vietnam Vets Can Get Agent Orange Benefits
Judges reject VA ’s denial of compensation to tens of thousands of former service members ... A United States Navy swift patrol boat operates off the coast of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - February 2, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

SNOPES now a confirmed disinfo propaganda fraud after refusing to correct the facts surrounding fake "Vietnam Vet" Nathan Phillips
(Natural News) Even though it’s now been 100 percent verified that Nathan Phillips, the Native American activist who provoked the Covington Catholic High School boys by banging a drum in one of their faces, did not serve in Vietnam as he’s repeatedly claimed, the fake news “fact-checking” website Snopes continues to claim otherwise. As reported... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Back to the Future: Vietnam Now and Then
By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Jan 28 2019 (IPS)In 1989 I watched Back to the Future, Part II by Robert Zemickis, a complicated story about a youngster who from 1985 time travelled to 2015. Within the movie I spotted a poster from the imaginary 2015: US AIR Surf Vietnam. Back in 1989 I associated Vietnam with the war that lasted from 1955 to the fall of Saigon in 1975 and by different media was brought into the homes of millions, radicalizing and engaging youngsters, not the least me. Catching sight of the poster I associated it with a scene in Francis Ford Coppola´s masterpiece Apocalypse Now, where a gung-ho US Co...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jan Lundius Tags: Armed Conflicts Asia-Pacific Crime & Justice Democracy Economy & Trade Education Headlines Health Human Rights Labour Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Far from being a "Vietnam veteran," shady Native American HOAXER Nathan Phillips was actually a refrigerator mechanic who enlisted under a different name
(Natural News) The Native American activist who stirred controversy this week for getting in the face of a teenage Catholic student from Kentucky while beating a drum is likely regretting his actions. Nathan Phillips made news on Saturday after dozens of mainstream media (MSM) reports claimed he was victimized by mostly white students from Covington... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

British mother is desperately trying to raise £15,000 to fly her 2lb 1oz baby home
Jessica Jones, 36, was working as a teacher in Vietnam when her waters broke. Baby Aurelia was given a five per cent chance of survival if born via C-section or 2-to-3 per cent if delivered naturally. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Family bids to get premature baby home to Wales from Vietnam
The mother of a baby girl born at 27 weeks says coming home is "the only thing keeping me going". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New book tells story of secret Hollywood studio that shaped the nuclear age
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Our images of mushroom clouds came from its cameras. So did many shots of missile tests, space missions and the Korean and Vietnam wars. At one point it was the largest self-contained film studio in Hollywood, enlisting such stars as Jimmy Stewart and Marilyn Monroe, and other movie industry talent. Yet the story of Lookout Mountain Laboratory was largely unknown -- until two University of Illinois professors pieced it together for a new book and website. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Characteristics and development of policy and institutional structures of emergency response in Vietnam - To NT, Kato T.
This study provides information on the development of legislation and an institutional framework for the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Intelligence across the seventh decade in patients with brain injuries acquired in young adulthood - Cohen-Zimerman S, Salvi C, Krueger F, Gordon B, Grafman J.
In this longitudinal study, we examined intelligence in a group of Vietnam veterans in their 60 s who suffered combat-related penetrating traumatic brain injuries (pTBI) in their 20 s (n = 120), as well as matched veterans with no brain damage (n... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Wriggling two-inch LEECH is removed from inside a woman's throat  
The 63-year-old, from Ha Giang Province in Vietnam, was undergoing surgery to remove a throat tumour when the blood-sucking parasite was found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trends of drowning mortality in Vietnam: evidence from the National Injury Mortality Surveillance System - Nguyen H, Ivers RQ, Pham C, Jagnoor J.
OBJECTIVE: To describe the trends of drowning mortality in Vietnam over time and to identify socioeconomic characteristics associated with higher drowning mortality at the provincial level. METHODS: We analysed data from the Ministry of Health inju... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Book Review: Struggle Well: Thriving in the Aftermath of Trauma
Like me, you’ve probably seen people crumble and fail to recover from trauma (big or small) and you’ve also probably seen others who come through their experiences with clearer eyes, stronger spirits, straighter backs, and deeper wells of empathy and compassion. Perhaps they are even able to use their experiences in profoundly creative ways. The Japanese concept of kintsugi treats breakage and repair as part of the history of an object rather than something to disguise. People can be proud of their scars, and some even transform them into memoir or service, or embellish them literally with tattoos and other ap...
Source: Psych Central - January 3, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Lori Handelman, PhD Tags: Book Reviews Disorders General Memory and Perception Personal Stories Psychology PTSD Self-Help Trauma Treatment combat Falke Goldberg Struggle Well Therapy veteran Source Type: news

Sex differences in quality of life and health services utilization among elderly people in rural Vietnam - Pham T, Nguyen NTT, ChieuTo SB, Pham TL, Nguyen TX, Nguyen HTT, Nguyen TN, Nguyen THT, Nguyen QN, Tran BX, Nguyen LH, Ha GH, Latkin CA, Ho CSH, Ho RCM, Nguyen AT, Vu HTT.
In Vietnam, as in much of the world, the elderly population is growing rapidly. Two-thirds of Vietnam's elderly live in rural areas, where there may be unique health profiles and needs. Furthermore, the sex ratio in the elderly population is highly skewed.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news