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Preventive Medicine Centre

Nation imports scarce chicken pox vaccine

Health

Nation imports scarce chicken pox vaccine

Vaccination stations in Hanoi have run out of chicken pox vaccine and others throughout the country may soon run out, the director of the Hanoi Preventive Medicine Centre, Nguyen Nhat Cam said.

Da Nang on alert as dengue fever cases mount

Health

Da Nang on alert as dengue fever cases mount

Da Nang medical authorities have warned of a dengue fever pandemic during the ongoing storm season, in a year when the central city has already seen 1,400 cases over the first 10 months, with one proving fatal.

Bac Ninh receives EU-funded medical equipment

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Bac Ninh receives EU-funded medical equipment

The northern province of Bac Ninh on September 16 received a range of medical equipment under a project funded by the European Union (EU) and the Government of Luxembourg to improve medical services in Vietnam.

Vaccine safety regulation violations found

Health

Vaccine safety regulation violations found

Inspectors have found many violations in technical injection process, vaccine preservation and safety regulations during their recent inspection of overall vaccination process at 30 provinces and cities nation-wide.

Vietnam confirms 11 new A/H1N1 cases

Health

Vietnam confirms 11 new A/H1N1 cases

As many as 11 people tested positive for the A/H1N1 flu on July 15, bringing the country’s tally to 320 with no deaths being reported so far, said an official from the Ministry of Health (MoH).