Burden of non-communicable diseases greater

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The World Health Organization estimates that deaths from non-communicable diseases reach nearly 380,000 cases per year in Vietnam, claiming 73 percent of all deaths and reducing Vietnamese people's average longevity, reported Vietnamese non-communicable prevention league at a meeting last Friday.

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WHO: Ebola vaccine trials promising

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World Health Organization officials say an ebola vaccine undergoing testing will be a "game-changer" if proven effective.

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Vaccine success holds hope for end to deadly scourge of Ebola

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Vaccine success holds hope for end to deadly scourge of Ebola

The world is for the first time on the verge of being able to protect humans against Ebola, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, as data from a trial in Guinea showed a vaccine was 100 percent effective.

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Over 20 million Vietnamese people infecting with hepatitis B, C

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

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced at the the meeting held in Hanoi yesterday to mark the World Hepatitis Day ( on July 28) that over 20 million Vietnamese people infected with hepatitis B and C.

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WHO launches First Embrace campaign to save newborns in Vietnam

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago 3 related news

The World Health Organization (WHO) is launching its “First Embrace” campaign today in Vietnam, highlighting simple steps that will save thousands of newborn lives and prevent hundreds of thousands of complications each year from unsafe or outdated practices in newborn care in Vietnam.

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‘First Embrace’ campaign launched to save newborns in Vietnam

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‘First Embrace’ campaign launched to save newborns in Vietnam

The World Health Organization Tuesday launched the “First Embrace” campaign with simple steps to save newborns and prevent complications arising from unsafe and outdated neonatal practices in Vietnam.

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WHO launches campaign to save newborns in Vietnam

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news 3 related news

The World Health Organization (WHO) launched its “ First Embrace” campaign in Vietnam on July 14, highlighting simple steps that will save thousands of newborn lives and prevent hundreds of thousands of complications each year from unsafe or outdated practices in newborn care in the country.

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WHO 'unfit for health emergencies'

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

WHO 'unfit for health emergencies'

The Ebola crisis proves the World Health Organization (WHO) lacks the "capacity and culture" to deal with global health emergencies, says a damning independent report, commissioned by the WHO itself.

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Cuba becomes first nation to eliminate mother-to-child HIV

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Cuba becomes first nation to eliminate mother-to-child HIV

Cuba on Tuesday became the first country in the world to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, the World Health Organization said.

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Cuba ends mother-to-child HIV and syphillis transmission

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The World Health Organization says Cuba has become the first country in the world to end the transmission of HIV and syphilis from mothers to children.

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South Korea reports 32nd MERS death

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South Korea reports 32nd MERS death

A 55-year-old man died Saturday of Middle East Respiratory Disease, the South Korean health ministry said, putting the latest mortality rate at 17.5 per cent.

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Ebola crisis in Guinea 'has set back malaria fight'

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Ebola crisis in Guinea 'has set back malaria fight'

The continuing Ebola epidemic in Guinea has set back the country's fight against malaria, say experts.

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WHO formally certifies made-in-Vietnam vaccine

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SaiGon GP English 2 month(s) ago

The Ministry of Health June 22 held a ceremony in Hanoi to receive the World Health Organization's formal certification of made-in-Vietnam vaccine.

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Vietnam has chances to supply vaccines for UN agencies with WHO quality certificate

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Vietnam has chances to supply vaccines for UN agencies with WHO quality certificate

Vietnam has won recognition from the World Health Organization (WHO) as having a fully-equipped national regulatory system that ensures the safety and efficacy of vaccines produced and used domestically, thanks to which it can possibly become a vaccine supplier for the United Nations.

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South Korea reports two more MERS deaths, Thailand says no new cases

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South Korea reports two more MERS deaths, Thailand says no new cases

South Korea's health ministry reported on Monday two more deaths in the country's Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) outbreak, which the World Health Organization said was "large and complex," bringing the number of fatalities to 27.

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