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A/H1N1 flu death toll reaches 38

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A/H1N1 flu death toll reaches 38

Vietnam has had a total of 38 fatalities in over 10,600 A/H1N1 flu cases in 61 provinces and cities nationwide, according to Director of the Ministry of Health’s Preventive Medicine and Environment Nguyen Huy Nga.

Death toll from A/H1N1 flu rises to 37

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Death toll from A/H1N1 flu rises to 37

The Health Ministry’s Department for Preventive Medicine and the Environment, on November 3 confirmed one more A/H1N1 flu-related fatality in Hanoi, bringing the total number of deaths from the disease in Vietnam so far to 37.

A/H1N1 flu shows signs of waning

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A/H1N1 flu shows signs of waning

The A/H1N1 epidemic is showing signs of waning in Vietnam as just 20-30 new cases are now discovered per day, as compared to hundreds of patients during its peak, the Health Ministry said on Oct. 16.

Vietnam trains Mexicans in acupuncture

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Vietnam trains Mexicans in acupuncture

A team of Vietnamese doctors led by Dr. Nghiem Huu Thanh, Director of Vietnam’s National Hospital of Acupuncture (VNHA), visited Mexico from October 11-15 to strengthen links in acupuncture.

International paediatricians meet in Hanoi

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International paediatricians meet in Hanoi

Over 600 international and domestic managers, scientists, paediatricians gathered in Hanoi on October 10 for a two-day conference on paediatrics among Southeast Asian nations and between Vietnam and Australia.