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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.

More A/H1N1 deaths reported

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More A/H1N1 deaths reported

The Health Ministry on Oct. 9 confirmed two new deaths from the A/H1N1 flu, bringing the total fatalities from the disease in the country so far to 22.

Needy children receive free dental care

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Needy children receive free dental care

More than 200 orphans and disadvantaged children in HCM City will receive free dental care under a five-day programme that began at the Maple Clinic in District 1 on Oct. 6. Sponsored by the InterContinental Asiana Saigon, the dental examination and treatment will be provided by four dentists from the DentalClinics Nederland, a Dutch NGO.

A/H1N1 cases reach 8,605

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A/H1N1 cases reach 8,605

Vietnam confirmed 214 new cases of A/H1N1 on Sept. 28, bringing the total number of infected patients to 8,605 with 14 fatalities by 5 pm the same day.