Drug addicts in HCMC on the rise

VGP – More than 28,500 people in HCMC are drug addicts, a 4.3 percent increase from late 2020, according to...

U.S. supports Viet Nam in introducing integration of Tuberculosis screening into COVID vaccination sites in HCM City

VGP - U.S. Acting Consul General Robert Greenan on November 3 observed the integration of tuberculosis (TB) screening with the...

Viet Nam, UK should step up cooperation in fighting illegal immigration

VGP – Viet Nam and the UK should step up cooperation in the fight against illegal immigration, suggested Vietnamese Minister...

Minister of Public Security attends 7th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters

VGP - The Vietnamese delegation led by Minister of Public Security To Lam attended the 7th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on...

7th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters held

VGP – The 7th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters (AMMD) and the Preparatory Meeting and Senior Officials Meeting of...

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...

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USAID helps clients of HIV services access medications

VGP –USAID’s Enhanced Community HIV Link Southern project launched a series of positive talks called "My Dear, Just Breathe!" with a range of speakers including frontline physicians, influencers, and wellness...