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Vietnam faces high risk of Zika virus cases: minister

Vietnam faces high risk of Zika virus cases: minister

Vietnam runs a high risk of recording a case of Zika virus infection, Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien said during an inspection of virus prevention measures in Ho Chi Minh City on February 4.

Vietnam readies to tackle Zika virus

Vietnam readies to tackle Zika virus

The Ministry of Health is coordinating closely with relevant sectors to keep tourists from Zika virus-affected countries under strict monitoring, aiming to prevent the virus from entering Vietnam, reported an online conference in Hanoi on February 2.

Dengue fever rises in central Vietnam

Dengue fever rises in central Vietnam

Nha Trang Pasteur Institute has officially announced four more fatalities in the central province of Binh Dinh since late last December due to dengue fever.

Dengue fever outbreaks worsen

Dengue fever outbreaks worsen

Discarded coconut shells and flowerpots in the garden in front as well as the backyard of Tran Van Tho's house in Binh Duong Province's An Phu Ward contained a lot of mosquito larvae after rains in the previous two days.

Mosquito larva killing campaign launched

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.

Dengue outbreak fears rise in several regions

Dengue outbreak fears rise in several regions

Dengue fever hospitalisations are on the rise in southern regions and cities across the country, the Ministry of Heath's General Department of Preventative Medicine recently reported.

Dengue campaign to educate the public

Dengue campaign to educate the public

A communication campaign to raise awareness about dengue prevention was launched yesterday by the Vietnam Health Environment Management Agency (VIHEMA), in collaboration with the Enesis Group.

HCM City: Dengue fever in peak season

HCM City: Dengue fever in peak season

The dengue fever outbreak has reached its peak in Ho Chi Minh City, with the number of patients contracting the mosquito-born disease rising to 3,000 in the first 9 months of this year, resulting in five deaths.

ASEAN Community targets better health care

ASEAN Community targets better health care

(VOV) -It is imperative to focus expressly on improving access to quality health care within the confines of accelerating socio-economic growth and cultural progress towards realising the ASEAN Community, said Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.