Hospitals facing overload of patients due to hot weather

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

Hospitals facing overload of patients due to hot weather

Over recent days, the northern and central provinces throughout the country have experienced extreme heat wave with the highest temperature of 40- 42 degrees Celsius, causing many adults and children to suffer from diseases.

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Scientists use climate, population changes to predict diseases

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Scientists use climate, population changes to predict diseases

British scientists say they have developed a model that can predict outbreaks of zoonotic diseases – those such as Ebola and Zika that jump from animals to humans – based on changes in climate.

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Parents should be aware of dangerous disease in hot weather: Ministry

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Parents should be aware of dangerous disease in hot weather: Ministry

Hot weather is conducive for outbreaks of dangerous contagious diseases including diarrhea, pink eye, hand-foot-mouth and dengue fever among kids, said the Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health as these diseases are on upward trend.

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Poor Hoa Binh girl struggles with heart diseases

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

Poor Hoa Binh girl struggles with heart diseases

A couple in Hoa Binh Province is calling for financial support to help cover treatment for their daughter who is struggling with serious heart problems.

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Health Ministry urges its departments, hospitals to prevent diseases caused by hot weather

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Health Ministry urges its departments, hospitals to prevent diseases caused by hot weather

The Ministry of Health urged its local departments and hospitals nationwide to take measures against heat-related diseases such as dengue fever, hand-foot-mouth, meningitis and infectious diseases.

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One death from Meningococcal meningitis reported in HCMC

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SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

The Ho Chi Minh City Preventive Medicine Department yesterday announced the first death caused by Meningococcal meningitis.

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Baby dies of bacterial meningitis in Ho Chi Minh City

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A five-month-old child died in Ho Chi Minh City late last month, the first victim of bacterial meningitis in the city this year.

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Despite smokers decrease, country listed in 15 nations with most smokers

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Despite smokers decrease, country listed in 15 nations with most smokers

Though the number of Vietnamese smokers reduced, the country is still one of nations who have high rate of smokers in the world, said the Ministry of Health at a meeting held yesterday in response to the No Tobacco Week and the World No Tobacco Day (on May31)

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Man dies after eating raw pig blood pudding in northern Vietnam

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Man dies after eating raw pig blood pudding in northern Vietnam

A man from Phu Tho Province has died from bacterial infection after eating raw pig blood pudding, an exotic Vietnamese dish linked to diseases and many fatalities.

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Campaign of 10 million clean hands launched

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

Vietnamese Ministry of Health in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Training yesterday in Hanoi launched a media campaign to wash hands aiming to raise people’s awareness and the importance of hygiene in protecting ones’ health and preventing diseases.

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Joining hand to protect community

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Joining hand to protect community

In response to World Immunization Week 2016 themed Close the immunization gap, the Vietnamese Ministry of Health yesterday held a meeting to assert the importance of immunization in prevention of dangerous infectious diseases.

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Ministry of Health introduces new vaccines

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Ministry of Health introduces new vaccines

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has introduced several new vaccines in the National Expanded Programme on Immunisation in an effort to improve the efficiency of disease prevention, the Preventive Health Department has reported.

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More vaccines included in NEIP

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

The Ministry of Health said that to increase prevention effectiveness for infectious diseases amongst kids, since June, 2016 some more vaccines would be added into the National Expanded Immunization Program in which infants between two and four months old will be injected with a free vaccination.

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New vaccines introduced to improve efficiency of disease prevention

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

New vaccines introduced to improve efficiency of disease prevention

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has introduced several new vaccines in the National Expanded Programme on Immunisation in an effort to improve the efficiency of disease prevention, the Preventive Health Department reported yesterday.

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More children, elderly sick as temperatures rise

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 month(s) ago

More children, elderly sick as temperatures rise

Children’s hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City are getting a large number of patients with respiratory ailments and diarrhoea due to an ongoing hot spell in the southern region with temperatures rising up to 37 degrees Celsius.

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