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Laos pledges to boost access to family planning services 02 Apr 2024
VIENTIANE, April 2 (Xinhua) -- Laos' Ministry of Health has made its commitment to Family Planning 2030 (FP2030), a global initiative aimed at ensuring universal access to reproductive healthcare.

Laos to improve quality of healthcare services 26 Mar 2024
VIENTIANE, March 26 (Xinhua) -- Laos' Ministry of Health has adopted a new law to provide better quality healthcare services across the country ... Since 2021, the Lao Ministry of Health has made significant progress on health-sector law development.

Lao health ministry on alert after 54 anthrax cases reported in south 25 Mar 2024
VIENTIANE, March 25 (Xinhua) -- Laos' Ministry of Health has ordered health officials and local authorities across the Southeast Asian country to be alert after 54 anthrax cases were reported in two districts in the southern Champasak province.

Lao health ministry urges public to help control dengue

Xinhua 27 Feb 2024
VIENTIANE, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Lao Ministry of Health urged local authorities and ... Lao health ministry urges public to help control dengue.

New HIV infections increase in Laos

Xinhua 26 Feb 2024
VIENTIANE, Feb ... Lao Minister of Health Bounfeng Phoummalaysith has told a national meeting on combatting AIDS ... At the meeting, held in Lao capital Vientiane on Feb.

Dengue fever cases hit 1,075 in Laos since January 24 Feb 2024
... Vientiane, and 175 cases in Luang Namtha province, according to a report released by the Center of Information and Education for Health under the ministry on Saturday.

Laos to improve treatment of non-communicable diseases

Xinhua 23 Feb 2024
The workshop, held in Lao capital Vientiane from Tuesday to Wednesday, marked the start of joint efforts to develop a non-communicable disease management plan to strengthen the health system and ...

Laos to improve well-being of children, mothers in rural areas 20 Feb 2024
VIENTIANE, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- The Lao Ministry of Health has been taking steps to improve the well-being of children and mothers in rural communities with the launch of a new health project.

Laos aims to improve standard in health sector 19 Feb 2024
VIENTIANE, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- Health officials across Laos are being encouraged to improve the standard of health services by modernizing the administration and management of the sector.

Laos vows to work with ASEAN countries to enhance biosafety

Xinhua 09 Feb 2024
Representatives of health sectors from Laos and other ASEAN countries met in the Lao capital Vientiane to report on the ...

Laos achieves good results in improving health of women, children 25 Jan 2024
At a meeting held in Vientiane province from Tuesday to Friday on vaccination programs, the minister said the Lao Ministry of Health has made good strides towards achieving planned goals over the past ...

Lao health ministry vows to lower maternal mortality rate 22 Dec 2023
VIENTIANE, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) -- Lao Ministry of Health emphasized its commitment to scale up efforts to strengthen maternal and perinatal death surveillance and response.

Lao health ministry advocates greater use of traditional medicine

Xinhua 14 Dec 2023
VIENTIANE, Dec. 14 (Xinhua) -- The Lao Ministry of Health is in need of medical innovations and more personnel who are able to use traditional medicine to serve the Lao people effectively, the Lao health minister has said.

Xinhua Headlines: Health entrusted, Chinese doctors harvest friendship worldwide

Xinhua 04 Dec 2023
At present, Chinese medical teams are still braving various diseases and sowing the seeds of health in 56 countries ... In May, Inapi's less than one-month-old baby faced severe health issues ... Health ...

Int'l senimar held in Laos on treatment of cardiovascular diseases 28 Nov 2023
The inaugural Vientiane International Cardiovascular Disease Academic Exchange Conference, held in Vientiane on Saturday, was organized by the Lao Ministry of Health and co-hosted by the 103 Hospital ...