Congolese boy dies in US after surgery for facial tumor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Congolese boy who traveled to Los Angeles to undergo surgery to remove a large tumor on his face has died after having an adverse reaction to anesthesia. The Dik...

Taiwanese doctors travel to Vietnam to help facial-deformity patients regain their smile

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Taiwanese doctors from the E-da Hospital (義大醫院) are now traveling to Vietnam to offer volunteer medical treatment for patients suffering facial deformities and to further t...

MOFA to send Taiwan NGO delegation to 2018 InterAction Forum

A delegation of Taiwan nongovernmental organization representatives will attend the InterAction Forum June 12-14 in Washington as part of efforts by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to strengthen ties ...

Once called ‘the devil,’ cleft lip girl sings her way onto Taipei Universiade stage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A Taiwanese indigenous girl, born with serious cleft lip and cleft palate, came a long way to be selected as the singer of Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade theme song, “...

Taiwan medical team brings smiles to 35 Vietnamese children

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A Taiwanese medical team traveled more than 1,000 miles to Hanoi, Vietnam, to offer free surgery for 35 children with cleft lips and cleft palate. The team, comprised of Noordho...

Taiwan's medical achievements to be featured on Discovery Channel

The Discovery Channel will present a new series of documentaries that will showcase Taiwan's achievements in innovative medical techniques and medical assistance to less developed countries. The tw...

SES Deploys SATMED E-Health Platform to Improve Quality of Healthcare in Niger

NIAMEY, Niger--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 22, 2016--SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG)?(LuxX:SESG), one of the world's leading satellite operators, announced today the deployment of SATMED, a satellite-based e-heal...