(VOV) - Eight people have been diagnosed with dengue fever in the latest breakout of the mosquito-borne tropical disease in Yen Hoa ward, Cau Giay district, Hanoi, said Nguyen Nhat Cam, director of Hanoi Preventive Medicine Centre.
(VOV) -Official statistics of the Health Ministry show that since the beginning of the year, 4,857 measles cases have been reported, 76.5% of them children under the age of 10.
(VOV) -Fifty domestic and foreign scientists are seeking solutions for wiping out dengue fever at an annual conference in NhaTrang City from May 28-31.
(VOV) -Since January 2014, as many as 9,011 people have been infected by dengue fever in 42 provinces and cities across from the country, including five fatal cases, according to the Health Ministry.
(VOV) -A leading Vietnamese epidemiologist has warned the dengue virus is likely to mutate genetically, making it difficult to combat the disease.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked the health sector to take great pains to prevent contagious diseases from spreading across the community as summer is approaching.
(VOV) - Vietnam has confirmed its first fatalities from hand-foot-mouth disease (HFM), dengue fever, rabies, and encephalitis since the beginning of this year.
(VOV) -Health experts warn variants of influenza and acute respiratory diseases are expected to rise in Ho Chi Minh City during the current dry season.
(VOV) -The central province of Khanh Hoa has warned although dengue fever is showing signs of waning, the epidemic is likely to last until December 2013.
(VOV) -More than 70 outbreaks of dengue fever have been reported in the central province of Phu Yen, affecting 1,653 people and killing three, the provincial Health Department reported on July 28.
(VOV) -The number of dengue infections is increasing nationwide, especially in the Central and Central Highland provinces, reported the Health Ministry’s Preventative Medicine Department.
(VOV) - More than 100 delegates representing regional countries and international organisations joined Vietnamese experts at a dengue fever seminar in Hanoi on June 14.
(VOV) - As many as 60,000 people nationwide have been infected with dengue fever since the beginning of 2012 and 47 of them have died.
(VOV) - An online conference in Hanoi on October 20 pointed out that a number of contagious, fatal disease have been spreading across communities, posing a great threat to the healthcare sector.
A workshop to review dengue fever prevention and work out measures against the disease was held in Ho Chi Minh City on Oct. 2 with delegates from Laos, Cambodia, Singapore and Vietnam.
Bird flu has hit many provinces and cities and is spreading far and wide, according to the Ministry of Health.
A child in My Tho city, Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang, has died of dengue fever, making him the first fatal case of the disease in the province this year.
The number of people infected with dengue fever and hand-foot-mouth (HFM) disease in Ho Chi Minh City has been increasing.
Dengue fever and hand-foot-mouth diseases will be highly complex and unpredictable in 2012.
Vietnam has recorded 42,181 cases of dengue fever cases nationwide by October, including 44 fatalities, according to the Preventive Medicine Department.