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Health Ministry recommends preventive measures against MERS-CoV

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Health Ministry recommends preventive measures against MERS-CoV

The Health Ministry is keeping a close watch on the developments of the Middle East respiratory syndrome-related corona virus (MERS-CoV) and giving recommendations on preventive measures to the public, following the information that the Republic of Korea recently reported the first case in 2018.

Multinational online meeting to cope with MERS-CoV

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Multinational online meeting to cope with MERS-CoV

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health organised an online meeting on June 23 with ASEAN member states, the Republic of Korea, Japan and China to share information on coping with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus (MERS-CoV).

Lam Dong: Suspected MERS-CoV case quarantined

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Lam Dong: Suspected MERS-CoV case quarantined

A Russian visitor is currently being quarantined at the Lam Dong General Hospital in Da Lat city due to possible infection with the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus (MERS-CoV), said the Lam Dong province’s Department of Health Director Pham Thi Bach Yen.

Inspections focus on MERS-CoV threat

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Inspections focus on MERS-CoV threat

Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long has paid a visit to Noi Bai International Airport to check measures taken in response to a deadly outbreak of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV).

Thai Health Ministry affirms Thailand free of MERS-CoV

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Thai Health Ministry affirms Thailand free of MERS-CoV

Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) has affirmed that there are no patients in the country diagnosed with the Middle East respiratory syndrome corona virus (MERS-CoV), while urging the public to exercise precautions on health and sanitation.

Thais warned of 17 monsoon diseases

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Thais warned of 17 monsoon diseases

The Thai Public Health Ministry has expressed its concerns on people catching diseases during the wet season, while disclosing that nearly 900,000 people were found sick during the rainy season of 2012, with 764 fatalities.