Whooping cough epidemic unlikely Health

Whooping cough epidemic unlikely

An outbreak of whooping cough has been deemed unlikely due to the high vaccination rate, according to the Ministry of Health’s response to recent recorded cases in Hanoi recently.

Vietnamese parents urged to keep immunisation faith

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on December 19 issued a joint statement calling on Vietnamese parents to maintain faith in the quality of childhood immunisations.