Zika virus yet to enter Vietnam Health

Zika virus yet to enter Vietnam

Vietnam has so far recorded no cases related to Zika virus, which is now affecting 54 countries and territories worldwide, the Ministry of Health’s Preventive Medicine Department announced on March 7.
Dengue fever drops in HCM City Health

Dengue fever drops in HCM City

The Preventive Health Centre in HCM City will continue its dengue-fever preventive programme this year as the city has seen a downward trend in the last two months.
Thailand calms public fear over Zika virus World

Thailand calms public fear over Zika virus

Thai people should not be in a panic over the Zika virus, the Public Health Ministry said on February 2, after a second case of the virus was confirmed in the country.
Dengue fever to continue as threat Health

Dengue fever to continue as threat

El Nino is likely to be one of the strongest on record this winter, posing a risk of outbreak of dengue fever and other diseases in Southeast Asian countries including Vietnam.
 Vietnam alarmed at A/H7N9 influenza threat Health

Vietnam alarmed at A/H7N9 influenza threat

Vietnam has so far recorded no infections of A/H7N9 poultry influenza; however, the country is intensifying measures to prevent the virus given the new outbreak in neighbouring China.