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ASEAN Dengue Day

Dengue outbreak risks remain despite fall in new cases

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Dengue outbreak risks remain despite fall in new cases

Although the number of dengue fever cases in Vietnam in the first months of this year posted a year-on-year decrease of 41.4 percent, there remain numerous latent risks of the disease to break out, according to the Department of Preventive Medicine.

HCM City health sector calls for vigilance

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HCM City health sector calls for vigilance

The Preventive Health Centre in Ho Chi Minh City called on residents to remain highly vigilant over prevalent diseases such as dengue and chickenpox, even though most of the diseases are on the decline at present.

Ho Chi Minh City braces for MERS-CoV, H7N9

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Ho Chi Minh City braces for MERS-CoV, H7N9

Medical stations in Ho Chi Minh City have been urged to increase inspections to promptly detect any patients who are suspected of having Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) or avian influenza H7N9, and swiftly contain them.

ASEAN Dengue Day marked in Hanoi

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ASEAN Dengue Day marked in Hanoi

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long has warned people in Vietnam and other ASEAN member countries of the occurrence and spread of dengue in the region and the world.