Vigilance for measles must be maintained Health

Vigilance for measles must be maintained

Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Pham Quang Nghi has urged the city’s doctors and nurses to maintain their constant vigilance for measles despite a decline in its new cases, describing the work a fight.
Number of new measles cases drops Health

Number of new measles cases drops

The measles situation is reported to ease across the country as only 38 new cases were recorded in 25 provinces on April 25 and the vaccination campaign is being accelerated nationwide.
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Numerous measures taken to contain measles

The Department of Preventive Health under the Ministry of Health on February 15 launched preventive measures against measles, which took the lives of three children in the country so far this year.
Hanoi: 40,000 children at risk of measles Health

Hanoi: 40,000 children at risk of measles

Around 40,000 children out of 700,000 children under five years old in Hanoi are at high risk of contracting measles, according to the city’s Centre for Preventive Medicine.
Northern locality warns of dengue fever Health

Northern locality warns of dengue fever

The northern province of Ninh Binh is taking measures to prevent a possible outbreak of dengue fever after five cases have been reported in the province since July.
No H7N9 virus found in Vietnam Health

No H7N9 virus found in Vietnam

No positive samples of avian influenza H7N9 virus have been found in poultry in Vietnam, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural said on April 16.
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Cold weather puts many in hospital

Many hospitals in HCM City recently have seen a rising number of patient admissions for respiratory and digestive disorders as well as dengue fever.