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Hanoi works to minimize dengue fatalities

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Hanoi works to minimize dengue fatalities

The Hanoi Department of Health is intensifying measures to reduce the number of fatalities caused by mosquito-borne dengue fever – which is likely to cause more infections due to hot and rainy weather.

HCM City asked to contain Zika spread

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HCM City asked to contain Zika spread

Authorities of HCM City and the municipal health sector must make all-out effort to prevent the Zika virus from spreading, said Deputy Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam.

Localities brace for Zika virus

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Localities brace for Zika virus

Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long has asked the central province of Binh Thuan to raise its alert level for Zika virus, in order to have suitable countermeasures in place.

Mosquito larva killing campaign launched

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Mosquito larva killing campaign launched

The Ministry of Health launched a mosquito larva killing campaign in Vietnam’s southern central and southern provinces and cities on October 16 in an effort to fight increasing dengue fever.