Four caught trafficking 350 kg of drugs

VGP - Four people have been arrested in the central Nghe An Province for allegedly trafficking around 350 kg of...

UNFPA provides more equipment to better reproductive health in central VN

VGP - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Viet Nam held a ceremony on April 2 to hand over...

NA approves draft amended Law on Drug Prevention and Control

VGP – The 11th sitting of the 14th National Assembly on March 30 approved the draft amended Law on Drug...

More HIV/AIDS carriers enjoy monthly social assistance

VGP – Children living with HIV/AIDS from poor households, under 16 or whose parents are executing decisions on handling of...

170,000 new TB cases uncovered in Viet Nam each year

VGP – About 170,000 new Tuberculosis (TB) cases are detected in Viet Nam each year, of whom 70% are in...

Questions & Answers

The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infects cells of the immune system, destroying or impairing their function. Infection with the virus results in the progressive deterioration of the immune system, leading to "immune deficiency." The immune system is considered deficient when...

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a surveillance term defined by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and by the European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (EuroHIV). The term AIDS applies to the most advanced...

Statistics

Thanh Hoa: 90% of HIV/AIDS carriers treated with ARV

VGP – The north central province of Thanh Hoa has reported 90% of its HIV carriers have been treated with ARV, becoming one of the localities that have early reached...