Health

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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Nearly 40,000 Vietnamese die of smoking annually

Vietnam is estimated to have 40,000 deaths from smoking-related diseases each year, quadruple the number of fatalities caused by traffic accidents and this number is forecast to climb to 70,000 by 2030.