ASEAN+3 strengthen Ebola preparedness, response

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VietnamPlus English 5 day(s) ago

The ASEAN Plus Three Health Ministers gathered for a special meeting on Ebola preparedness and response on December 15, the ASEAN Secretariat posted on its website.

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Ebola vaccine trial will take several months: Fauci

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 week(s) ago

Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, talks about tests of a possible vaccine for Ebola. Fauci, speaking with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart," also discusses the effectiveness of this year's flu vaccine.

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Three nations to tighten border health checks

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

Representatives from Viet Nam, Laos and Cambodia yesterday said that there was poor co-operation between bordering provinces on controlling diseases.

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Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia foster fight against infectious diseases

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VietnamPlus English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

The preventive medicine bodies of Vietnam , Laos and Cambodia agreed on a plan that will coordinate their actions in combating infectious diseases, especially Ebola, at the shared border during a conference in the central city of Da Nang on December 4.

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Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia join hands to fight disease

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VOV News English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia join hands to fight disease

(VOV) - Representatives from the health sectors of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia attended a seminar in Da Nang city on December 4 addressing measures to form a joint action programme to prevent the spread of infectious diseases across borders.

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ASEAN sets priorities to post-2015 medical development

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VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

ASEAN sets priorities to post-2015 medical development

ASEAN member countries will give priority to strengthening preventive health services, as part of efforts to tackle infectious diseases and medical environment disasters, heard a medical partnership group meeting held in Hanoi on November 26.

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Thailand comes up with ways to deal with Ebola outbreak

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago

Thailand’s recently-established National Committee on New Infectious Diseases has convened its first meeting to lay out a four-step approach in preventing Ebola and other new diseases in the future.

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HCM City: Dengue fever in peak season

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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.

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Viet Nam strictly observes tourists from Ebola-affected countries

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Viet Nam strictly observes tourists from Ebola-affected countries

The Ministry of Health is partnering closely with other sectors to keep tourists from Ebola-hit areas under strict observation as the epidemic has claimed at least 4,951 lives in West Africa and is spreading beyond the affected region.

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Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia join hands to fight Ebola

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago 3 duplicate news 1 related news

Representatives from the health sector of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia have agreed on a joint action programme to prevent the spread of infectious diseases, particularly Ebola, through their shared aviation and land ports of entry.

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Dengue vaccination proves effective

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Dengue vaccination proves effective

A dengue vaccination trial conducted by France’s Sanofi Pasteur in five Asian countries, including Vietnam, showed the efficacy in 56.5% of dengue-infected cases.

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Dengue vaccination proves effective

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A dengue vaccination trial conducted by France’s Sanofi Pasteur in five Asian countries, including Vietnam, showed the efficacy in 56.5 percent of dengue-infected cases.

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Legacy of SARS in Asia offers lessons for Ebola fight

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Legacy of SARS in Asia offers lessons for Ebola fight

The SARS outbreak of 2003 put Hong Kong on the frontline of a global health crisis -- but the city's ultimately successful war on the virus offers lessons for those now battling Ebola.

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Beijing recommends home quarantine for people coming from Ebola regions

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Beijing recommends home quarantine for people coming from Ebola regions

China's capital will suggest to people returning from regions affected by Ebola to quarantine themselves at home for 21 days, and to undergo twice daily temperature checks if they have had contact with patients, state media said on Wednesday.

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Nanotechnology purification system could help residents access clean water

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VietnamPlus English 2 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

A water filtration system that uses nanotechnology was introduced at a workshop in the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho on October 22.

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