Diphtheria, whooping cough, measles, Japanese encephalitis re-occur in Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

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

Diphtheria, whooping cough, measles, Japanese encephalitis re-occur in Vietnam

Because the development of some dangerous disease in distant regions is complicated, the Ministry of Health yesterday sent its urgent dispatch to people’s committees in the cities and provinces asking to increase prevention and vaccination against these diseases.

Keywords: 

Diseases spreading due to vaccine shortage: Ministry

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 3 month(s) ago 1 related news

Diseases spreading due to vaccine shortage: Ministry

Cases of diphtheria, whooping cough, measles and Japanese encephalitis still occur in several poor and remote localities and areas with ethnic minorities because residents did not receive the vaccination.

Keywords: 

Pertussis outbreaks infect many people in northern province

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 3 month(s) ago

Medical workers have detected 168 infection cases having respiratory disease including 49 people having pertussis in northern province of Cao Bang, said the Department of Health on August 19th.

Keywords: 

4-month-old baby dies after Quinvaxem shot in southern Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 4 month(s) ago

4-month-old baby dies after Quinvaxem shot in southern Vietnam

A 4-month-old baby in the southern province of Ben Tre died Friday, four days after getting a shot of the controversial 5-in-1 vaccine Quinvaxem, local media reported Saturday.

Keywords: 

Ministry warns of seasonal flu

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 6 month(s) ago

Ministry warns of seasonal flu

The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday warned people of seasonal flu prevention.

Keywords: 

Joining hand to protect community

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 7 month(s) ago

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.

Keywords: 

One baby girl dies after Quinvaxem vaccination

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 7 month(s) ago

The Department of Health yesterday convened a meeting comprising of scientists and vaccine experts to verify the cause of death of the two year old baby girl in Thuong Tin District in Hanoi after vaccinating the –five-in-one Quinvaxem vaccine.

Keywords: 

Hanoi baby dies day after receiving Quinvaxem shot

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 7 month(s) ago

Hanoi baby dies day after receiving Quinvaxem shot

A 2-month-old baby in Hanoi died Friday night after getting a shot of the controversial 5-in-1 vaccine Quinvaxem, and the health authorities once again defended the vaccine’s quality.

Keywords: 

Baby dies hours after given Quinvaxem shot in southern Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 9 month(s) ago

Police in the southern province of Dong Nai are investigating the death of a 4-month-boy who died Sunday night after receiving the Quinvaxem vaccine in the morning.

Keywords: 

3-month-old baby dies after Quinvaxem shot in northern Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 10 month(s) ago

A three-month-old boy from the northern province of Quang Ninh died at home on Friday morning, one day after given a shot of the controversial 5-in-1 vaccine Quinvaxem.

Keywords: 

Vietnamese worker returning from West Africa cleared of Ebola

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 10 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnamese worker returning from West Africa cleared of Ebola

A Vietnamese man has been cleared of Ebola after returning from Sierra Leone with suspicious symptoms and being quarantined at a Ho Chi Minh City hospital early this month.

Keywords: 

Vietnamese worker returning from W Africa cleared of Ebola

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 10 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnamese worker returning from W Africa cleared of Ebola

A Vietnamese man has been cleared of Ebola after returning from Sierra Leone with suspicious symptoms and being quarantined at a Ho Chi Minh City hospital early this month.

Keywords: 

Vaccination rate amongst kids in HCMC rather low

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 11 month(s) ago

The Department of Preventive Medicine in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday said that the rate of vaccination for kids at 18 months is low.

Keywords: 

Made-in-Vietnam vaccines keep children safe

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 11 month(s) ago

Made-in-Vietnam vaccines keep children safe

Duong Thi Hong, deputy director of the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, spoke to Vietnam News Agency about the success of the National Expanded Programme on Immunisation since its launch in 1985.

Keywords: 

Vietnam officials defend infant vaccine despite public concerns, say options limited

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 11 month(s) ago

Vietnam officials defend infant vaccine despite public concerns, say options limited

Vietnamese health officials have once again assured the safety of the free five-in-one vaccine Quinvaxem, saying it will continue to be used widely for at least five more years as part of a sponsorship deal.

Keywords: 

Top page