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Most A/H1N1flu patients fully recovered

Out of a total 262 cases of the A/H1N1 flu so far confirmed in Vietnam, as many as 221 patients have fully recovered as of 17:00, July 9, according to the Department of Preventive Medicine and Environment under Vietnam’s Ministry of Health.
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Cancer top threat to human life: Ministry

Some 200,000 Vietnamese will be diagnosed with cancer and 100,000 will die of the disease during this and next year, making it the biggest threat, among non-contagious diseases, to public health.
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Vietnam confirms 13 new A/H1N1 flu cases

Vietnam ’s health authorities on July 7 confirmed 13 more cases of A/H1N1 influenza infection, bringing the country’s tally to 248 with no deaths being reported so far.
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HIV/AIDS likely to spread fast in Vietnam

HIV/AIDS is likely to spread fast in Vietnam, especially among children, warned the HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Association at its congress in Hanoi on July 4.
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Vietnam confirms 52 A/H1N1 cases

Three more cases of A/H1N1 flu were confirmed in Vietnam on June 22, bringing the total number of patients nationwide to 52, according to the Health Ministry.
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Vietnam confirms 29 cases of A/H1N1

Two more positive cases of A/H1N1 flu were confirmed on June 18, bringing the total cases of the super flu virus in Vietnam to 29, according to the Health Ministry’s Department of Preventive Health and Environment.
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Urgent measures taken to combat A/H1N1 flu

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung chaired an emergency meeting with the National Steering Committee on Human Influenza Prevention on June 12, requesting all sectors to make more effort and take immediate measures to combat A/H1N1flu from spreading throughout Vietnam.