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The fog of war: Hanoi battles mosquitoes to combat dengue

The fog of war: Hanoi battles mosquitoes to combat dengue

VOV.VN - City of Hanoi workers were out in full force in the wee morning hours of Friday, August 11, spraying a thin mist of insecticide in wards throughout the capital to kill mosquitoes and larvae as part of their effort to eradicate the dengue virus.

Dengue fever emergency declared in northern Vietnam

Dengue fever emergency declared in northern Vietnam

VOV.VN - The Ha Nam Province People’s Committee declared a state of emergency on Thursday, August 3, to deal with a growing outbreak of dengue fever, spread by infected mosquitoes, with 100 cases confirmed year-to-date.

Dengue fever booms in summer

Dengue fever booms in summer

Over 50,000 dengue fever cases have been reported nationwide, with 15 deaths so far this year, according to the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases.

Vietnam struggling with dengue fever outbreak

Vietnam struggling with dengue fever outbreak

VOV.VN - Efforts to stop mosquitoes from spreading dengue fever throughout Vietnam have failed to keep the country from one of its biggest outbreaks in decades, say some health officials.

HCM City declares health emergency over dengue fever

HCM City declares health emergency over dengue fever

VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City officials have declared a health emergency following reports of a spike in the number of reported cases of dengue and three deaths year-to-date from of the mosquito-borne disease.