Freezing weather causes surge in hospitalizations among seniors in northern Vietnam

January 30, 2024

Over the past few days, temperatures in several cities and provinces in northern Vietnam have tumbled, leading to a high hospital admission rate among elderly people. The hospital has reported a dramatic increase in hospitalizations among senior citizens over the past few days, said Dr. Ha Thi Van at the hospital. A senior woman is taken to the National Geriatric Hospital in Hanoi for a medical check-up and treatment. Dr. Ha Thi Van at the National Geriatric Hospital in Hanoi take a senior citizen’s blood pressure. Dr. Phuc advised residents, particularly seniors, to wear warm clothing and restrict bathing when temperatures drop to prevent such health issues.

The source of this news is from Tuoi Tre News