Poor mother gives son sleeping pills for painkillers

The reunion between a long lost mother and her family had plenty of joy and tears, but difficult challenges lie ahead. The tree where an elderly mother passed the days and nightsSon was reunited with his mother 2 days ago but she still doesn't recognise him. He has tried sharing past memories in hopes that she can recall her past. She shouts at him anytime he goes near her to give her food. Son's mother doesn't believe his story and is easily agitatedWhen his mother is calm, he has been trying to apologise. “Please forgive me mom. We had tried…... [read more]

A poor mother in the northern province of Ha Nam is unable to see her small child who suffers from heart disease due to her very poor family condition.The small girl is suffering from the heart diease  Nguyen Thi Hai is the mother. She is 25 years old, from Du Nhan Village, Thanh Phong Commune, Thanh Liem District. In 2008, Hai got married to Cao Van Toan, who is four years older than her. In 2010, they had the first child, a son named Cao Thanh Doanh. Two years later, they had a daughter named Cao Nguyen Khanh Linh. Early…... [read more]

A single mother in Quang Ninh Province is in need of financial support for her and her nine-year-old son who have cancer.Dinh Cong Nghia is being treated at the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion in Hanoi for leukaemia. His mother has throat cancer and his uncle has mental illness.Nghia was diagnosed with leukaemia when he was seven after mysterious bruises appeared on his arms and legs."When he is ill, I collapsed and didn't have the heart to care for anything else. But I told myself to be brave and keep trying because if I give up everything now,…... [read more]

A mother in the northern province of Thai Nguyen Province is in desperate need of financial help to save her two children in need of urgent surgery for heart disease.The poor mother and her children Dao Thi Huong, has two daughters, a 14-year-old named Vu Thi Hue and an 11-year-old son, Vu Van Huan, who were both hospitalised without the ability to pay medical bills. Huong's husband died ten years ago, leaving her to carry the family burden as well as the extra hospital fees since the diagnosis of her children. Nguyen Xuan Vinh, a nurse at Viet Duc Hospital…... [read more]

A poor family in the central province of Quang Nam has both a mother and son suffering from nephrotic syndrome. Mrs. Nam and her son are suffering from nephrotic syndrome Every two days, To Thi Nam, 56 years old, and her son must go to the hospital for the treatment, costing millions of VND per month. Her house has nothing of value except an old TV, Nam said. The family has sold everything valuable to pay for the treatment in recent years. Her husband, Pham Bon, is now the sole breadwinner of the family. He has to work very hard…... [read more]

A poor mother in the northern province of Phu Tho took her daughter, who is suffering from advanced leukemia, to DTiNews headquarters in a desperate search for help. The mother and daughter came to DTiNews on April 25 with only VND50,000 to their names. Nguyen Thi Oanh said in early 2013, her 15-year-old daughter, Nguyen Thi Yen, suddenly showed unusual symptoms. Her teeth bled. Shortly after she was diagnosed with leukemia, and the disease was in its advanced stages. The girl's disease has been in its advanced stages Over the past year, Yen has been staying at the National Institute…... [read more]

A mother and son in Ha Tinh Province are in desperate need of help to overcome their illnesses and their desperate situation. Nguyet is bed-bounded The two mother and son live alone in a sagging house that cannot keep out the winter cold. The 60-year-old mother, Nguyen Thi Nguyet, was diagnosed with diabetes and a brain hemorrhage five years ago and she now has to depend on her son for all daily activities. Hoang Phi Ho only graduated the first grade and now has to do odd jobs for money. His income can reach VND1 million in a month if…... [read more]

An old poor woman in the southern province of Bac Lieu is calling for the wider public help to save her two children who both have mental problems.Tran Thi Su, 74 years old, in Vinh Loi District’s Vinh Hung A Commune who suffers from heart problems is now taking care of her two children who are living with mental problems. They live in a dilapidated house which has collapsed two times due to strong winds and could collapse again at any time. Su and her son Her husband died many years ago, leaving behind the children, Van Chien, 29, and…... [read more]

A 10-minute clip featuring a story of a mother and her son has attracted thousands of hits and positive comments on local internet forums. A scene in the clip  The video is entitled ‘Buoc chan’ or Footstep, and was produced by six students from HCM City University of Economics. The main character is named Quan, the teenage son, was born in a wealthy but unhappy with his family life. After his father died, he grew up to be lazy and aloof, with no direction in life. One day, while stealing money from his mother’s wardrobe, Quan discovered his mother’s medical…... [read more]

Since giving birth to her second child16 months ago, Ha Thi Quynh Nga, 37, who resides in Bac Tu Liem District in Hanoi, has tirelessly tended to the baby son for months on end at a go in hospital for his blood exchanges and physical therapy sessions.Her eldest daughter was born and grew up healthily.However, during Nga’s two following deliveries, her two newborns grew increasingly faint and suffered labored breathing before passing away only four to five after birth.Their deaths baffled the doctors, however.One day in early June last year, the mother’s worst fear was again materialized as her newborn,…... [read more]