Rice wine is typically home-brewed and is popular at social gatherings; added alcohol that is not distilled properly contains methanol, which can kill even in small amounts.
A recent decree stated that the new control measures were intended to protect public health and promote better export-quality goods.
Sled hockey as it’s known in many parts of the world, maybe the next curling. The Paralympic sport is rapidly gaining popularity in the US, especially in New York City. VOA Khmer's Sou Pichchinda narrates.
An imported vaccine was suspected last year of failing; now the government is trying to ease panic as lawmakers probe former officials.
Olympic officials trying to contain aggressive norovirus that has sickened some staff.
CHPAA is a non-profit organization providing free medication and treatment services and regular education to Cambodians.
Officials were quick to clarify that no humans had been found to have been infected by the H5N1 virus.
Two years after a state of emergency was declared in Flint, Michigan because of lead-poisoned water, residents have been assured their water is now safe. VOA Khmer's Guech Heang Lim narrates.
The African giant pouched rats can sniff out the deadly disease faster and as accurately as a lab.
Doctors in the U.S. are increasingly employing a new approach when treating tumors, thanks to the new technology of genomic sequencing. VOA Khmer's Sou Pichchinda narrates.
Sientists hope their sniffing skills will speed up efforts to detect the deadly disease in major cities across the world.
Some fear its spread to other malarial regions, but for now many Cambodian and Vietnamese health officials and international experts see no public health crisis.