Health sector warns HFM disease's recurrence

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

The Department of Preventive Medicine, a part of the Ministry of Health, warned of possible outbreaks of chronic hand-foot-mouth disease caused by Enterovirus.

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Foot and mouth outbreak found in cattle, pigs in north

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

A new outbreak of foot and mouth disease has been reported among cattle and pigs in the northern mountainous provinces of Bac Can and Lao Cai after residents illegally imported infected animals, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

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Agriculture Minister orders to tighten cattle smuggling for FM disease prevention

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

Agriculture and Rural Development Minister Cao Duc Phat March 13 sent an urgent dispatch to leaders of people's committees in border provinces asking to tighten cattle smuggling through border gates to prevent food and mouth disease (FM).

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Localities asked to brace for dengue, hand-foot-and-mouth diseases

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VietnamPlus English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Localities asked to brace for dengue, hand-foot-and-mouth diseases

The Ministry of Health has requested localities across the country work closely with relevant sectors and organisations to implement drastic measures to prevent dengue and hand-foot-and-mouth disease outbreaks.

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Figures show spike in two infectious diseases

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

Figures show spike in two infectious diseases

The number of cases of dengue fever, and hand, foot and mouth disease tends to increase in some areas in the country in January and February. HCM City and the southern provinces have reported an increase in dengue fever cases, while the hand, foot and mouth disease is on the rise in Ha Noi, Hai Phong and the central province of Da Nang.

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Ministry asks to prevent dengue fever, HFM

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SaiGon GP English 2 week(s) ago

The Ministry of Health yesterday sent a dispatch to provincial and municipal people’s committee chairpersons asking them to increase prevention of dengue fever and hand-foot-mouth (HFM) disease.

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Lao Cai reports more foot-and-mouth disease outbreaks

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

Lao Cai reports more foot-and-mouth disease outbreaks

The foot-and-mouth disease resurfaced in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai earlier this month. The latest outbreaks were reported in Bat Xat district's Trinh Tuong commune, where more than 65 infected pigs and cattle weighing more than three tonnes were culled.

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Doctors recommend chicken pox vaccine

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

Health officials have recommended that children aged one and over should receive chicken pox vaccinations as 10 cases have occurred every week since January 1.

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New virus strains of hand-foot-mouth disease found

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

New virus strains of hand-foot-mouth disease found

VietNamNet Bridge – The Medical Prevention Department has warned of new virus strains causing hand-foot-mouth disease and urged local health agencies to prepare preventive measures against possible outbreaks of the disease in different regions.

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Animal health sector works to avert epidemics this year

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VietnamPlus English 2 month(s) ago 1 related news

Animal health sector works to avert epidemics this year

A key task of the animal health sector this year is to avert disease epidemics among livestock, poultry and aquatic products, especially bird flu, blue-ear, foot-and-mouth, and other animal-to-human diseases, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam announced at a conference reviewing the Department of Animal Health’s 2014 performance and determining its tasks for 2015 in Hanoi on January 23.

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Hand-foot-mouth disease spreading in Vietnam

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VOV News English 2 month(s) ago

Hand-foot-mouth disease spreading in Vietnam

(VOV) - Ministry of Health (MoH) officials have reported that hand-foot-mouth disease has killed one and infected 1,551 others throughout the country since the beginning of the year.

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HN sees fewer hand-foot-mouth cases

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago 2 related news

The number of children contracting hand-foot-mouth disease in Ha Noi has declined in the past two years, health experts say.

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Hand, foot and mouth disease infects 36 children

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago 2 related news

Hand, foot and mouth disease infects 36 children

Thirty-six children have been infected by the hand, foot and mouth disease, with five outbreaks being reported in the city since the beginning of this year, announced by the Ha Noi health department.

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Over 1,500 hand-foot-mouth children reported since beginning of 2015 in Vietnam

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SaiGon GP English 2 month(s) ago 2 related news

The Department of Preventative Medicine, a part of the Ministry of Health, yesterday said that the country has recorded of 1,551 cases of hand-foot-mouth since the beginning of the year.

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Hand, foot and mouth disease strikes Hanoi

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VOV News English 2 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Hand, foot and mouth disease strikes Hanoi

(VOV) - A health official from the Hanoi Health Department says a surging outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease in ten districts in Hanoi has infected 36 people so far this year.

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