About 400 residents gathered at the New Paradise Restaurant on Oct. 28, raising nearly $16,000 in donations.
Rights group claims that the acid attack throughout the country can reach to 40 cases in each year.
There are no reliable estimates of how many people are stranded in the scores of flooded communities in Bangkok and areas north.
Rights groups say about half of the draft’s 27 articles need to be improved before the law is passed.
Mental trauma remains one of the main issues for Cambodia, a legacy of the Khmer Rouge and the country’s conflicts.
Floods can carry water-borne diseases such as typhoid fever, cholera, leptospirosis and hepatitis A, Dr. Hong, told “Hello VOA.”
Medical experts said her current mental state would prevent her from fully participating in a trial, even by video link.
The Khmer Parents Association in Long Beach, Calif., organized its 7th annual health fair for Cambodian-Americans over the weekend.
“Cambodia’s Hidden Scars” delves into the trauma caused to the Cambodian population by the Khmer Rouge, even today.
Cambodian health officials are carefully watching for the new Vietnamese strain to appear in the country.
Hepatitis C is one of three forms of the disease.
For Cambodians who need to transport sacks of rice and other heavy things but can't afford to own or hire a truck, pony and ox carts have long been the solution.