Nation on high alert for avian influenza A/H5N8

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Nation on high alert for avian influenza A/H5N8

The Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development have called for close supervision to detect cases of avian influenza in humans and poultry throughout the country.

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Vietnam health authorities call for prevention of plague

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Vietnam health authorities call for prevention of plague

The Vietnamese health ministry has asked all its units nationwide to take measures to prevent penetration of bubonic plague, an infection of the lymph nodes, which has killed over 40 people in Madagascar since August this year.

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47 dead as plague spreads to Madagascar capital

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Madagascar said Monday it was trying to contain an outbreak of plague -- similar to the Black Death that swept medieval Europe -- that has killed 47 people and is spreading to the capital Antananarivo.

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Doctor working in Sierra Leone is Italy's first Ebola case

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Doctor working in Sierra Leone is Italy's first Ebola case

An Italian doctor has contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone and is being flown back to Rome for specialist treatment, the health ministry said Monday.

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Health ministry warns risk of A/H5N8 virus spread in poultry

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Health ministry warns risk of A/H5N8 virus spread in poultry

The Ministry of Health recommends the public to strictly follow precautionary measures in order to prevent the A/H5N8 bird flu strain, which currently occurs in poultry in several European and Asian countries, from infecting humans.

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Vietnam defends tuberculosis vaccine after trio of infant deaths

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Vietnam defends tuberculosis vaccine after trio of infant deaths

An official from the Ministry of Health Ministry has dismissed concerns about a tuberculosis vaccine that was administered this month to three infants in northern Vietnam who died soon afterward.

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Health ministry collects documents on US firm-related bribery case

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Health ministry collects documents on US firm-related bribery case

The Ministry of Health is to establish a working group to collect documents related to the reported bribery case involving US firm Bio-Rad Laboratories to serve investigations.

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Health sector asked to investigate US firm-related corruption case

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VOV News English 3 week(s) ago 1 related news

The Health Ministry has asked all local health departments and hospitals under its management to report the procurement of testing and diagnostics equipment supplied by US-based Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. from January 1, 2005 to November 5, 2014.

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Health sector asked to investigate US firm-related corruption case

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The Health Ministry has asked all local health departments and hospitals under its management to report the procurement of testing and diagnostics equipment supplied by US-based Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. from January 1, 2005 to November 5, 2014.

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Health Ministry demands investigation into Bio-Rad bribery scandal

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Health Ministry demands investigation into Bio-Rad bribery scandal

VietNamNet Bridge - Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has asked the Ministry of Public Security to open an investigation into a case in which California-based Bio-Rad allegedly bribed Vietnamese officials. Tien has also asked for the assistance from the American Embassy for the investigation.

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Ministry asks police to launch investigation on Bio-Rad bribery case in Vietnam

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Ministry asks police to launch investigation on Bio-Rad bribery case in Vietnam

The Minster of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien on Wednesday asked the Minister of Public Security Tran Dai Quang to launch an investigation on the recently disclosed bribery case committed by Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc in Vietnam.

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Health ministry asks other agencies to join in Ebola prevention

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Health ministry asks other agencies to join in Ebola prevention

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health has called for urgent coordination from other ministries to take measures to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus that has killed nearly 5,000 people in West Africa.

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Health ministry asks other agencies to join in Ebola prevention

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Health ministry asks other agencies to join in Ebola prevention

Vietnam’s Ministry of Health has called for urgent coordination from other ministries to take measures to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus that has killed nearly 5,000 people in West Africa.

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Singapore requires visa for Ebola-hit African states

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Singapore requires visa for Ebola-hit African states

Citizens of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone will need a visa to enter Singapore as part of measures against the spread of Ebola, the city-state's health ministry said Monday.

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Nearly 65% of population undiagnosed for diabetes

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Nearly 65% of population undiagnosed for diabetes

(VOV) - The incidence of diabetes in Vietnamese adults now stays at 5.42% and 65% of population have not been screened and diagnosed for the disease, according to the Health Ministry.

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