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New A/H1N1 outbreak spotted in north

Health

New A/H1N1 outbreak spotted in north

A new outbreak of A/H1N1 flu has recently been identified at a secondary school in Dong Xa commune in the northern province of Bac Can, according to the Health Ministry.

Poor to get H1N1 flu vaccine

Society

Poor to get H1N1 flu vaccine

The World Health Organisation plans to start sending H1N1 flu vaccines to poorer countries as early as next month, the United Nations agency’s head of vaccine research said on Oct. 12.

Local clinics to join in A/H1N1 testing

Health

Local clinics to join in A/H1N1 testing

The Health Ministry said it will examine local health clinics’ laboratory capacity to see if they are qualified to test for the A/H1N1 virus as the workload has become a burden on existing facilities.

A/H1N1 warnings go on high alert

Health

A/H1N1 warnings go on high alert

Vietnam ’s preventive health chief warned that the A/H1N1 flu is beginning to spread to the community and is now posing a serious threat of a larger outbreak, especially since many of the infected show unclear clinical symptoms of the disease.