Health

When a doctor is forced to lie to a patient

HanoiFaced with the shock of the patient, many oncologists choose to “lie” to help the patient have more energy to fight fate. Doctor Pham Thi Tuyet Nhung, Department of Clinical Hematology, 108 Military Central Hospital, remembers the phone call at 3 am on a day near the Lunar New Year 2020. On the other end […]

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Depression in a pandemic

ChinaZhang Xiaochun, an ultrasound doctor in Wuhan, is still immersed in depression even though Covid-19 has not infected the community for months. In the spring, when a pandemic swept the city, Zhang chose to work while her father was seriously ill, and her little daughter was often alone at home. That made Zhang feel heartache […]