Nearly 2 million kids vaccinated against Japanese encephalitis in NEIP

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Nearly 2 million kids vaccinated against Japanese encephalitis in NEIP

The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday said that since 2015 vaccine against Japanese encephalitis has been officially included into the National Expanded Immunization Program (NEIP) and is vaccinated monthly.

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Health Ministry denies rumor of vaccination at home

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Because there has been a rumor that five-in-one vaccine Pentaxim was injected at homes, the Department of Health has sent urgent document to medical units, claiming that no medical clinic or a person was allowed to administer vaccine at homes, said Director of the Department of Preventive Medicine Dr. Nguyen Nhat Cam on May 20.

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Health ministry sets goals for vaccination program

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Health ministry sets goals for vaccination program

The health ministry has called for increased efforts to provide effective and safe vaccines under the National Expanded Program on Immunisation (EPI) to all children in the country.

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Joining hand to protect community

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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.

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Vaccine therapy for treating liver cancer introduced in Vietnam

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Vaccine therapy for treating liver cancer introduced in Vietnam

A medical seminar will take place in Medicine University in Ho Chi Minh City on May 16 about vaccine therapy for treating liver cancer which is the leading cause of death from cancer in Vietnam.

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Hand-foot-mouth disease re-occurs across country

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

Hand-foot-mouth disease re-occurred in 61 cities and provinces across the country though the number of infection cases reduced by 23.2 percent compared to the same period last year.

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Ministry of Health introduces new vaccines

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Ministry of Health introduces new vaccines

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has introduced several new vaccines in the National Expanded Programme on Immunisation in an effort to improve the efficiency of disease prevention, the Preventive Health Department has reported.

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More vaccines included in NEIP

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SaiGon GP English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

The Ministry of Health said that to increase prevention effectiveness for infectious diseases amongst kids, since June, 2016 some more vaccines would be added into the National Expanded Immunization Program in which infants between two and four months old will be injected with a free vaccination.

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One baby girl dies after Quinvaxem vaccination

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SaiGon GP English 2 week(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.

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Hanoi baby dies day after receiving Quinvaxem shot

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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.

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New vaccines introduced to improve efficiency of disease prevention

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New vaccines introduced to improve efficiency of disease prevention

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has introduced several new vaccines in the National Expanded Programme on Immunisation in an effort to improve the efficiency of disease prevention, the Preventive Health Department reported yesterday.

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Brazil says almost 1,300 hit by Zika-linked microcephaly

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Brazil says almost 1,300 hit by Zika-linked microcephaly

Brazil's outbreak of Zika -- which has been linked to the devastating microcephaly birth defect in newborns in 1,271 cases since October -- has also killed 57 of those babies, authorities said Wednesday.

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Charity urges price cut for pneumonia vaccine for poor children

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Global charity Medecins Sans Frontieres delivered a petition with hundreds of thousands of signatures to pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc on Wednesday, asking the drugmaker to slash the price of its pneumonia vaccine for poor children.

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Newborn dies after hepatitis B vaccination in Vietnam

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Newborn dies after hepatitis B vaccination in Vietnam

A newborn in southern Vietnam died hours after he was given a hepatitis B vaccination shot, but doctors confirmed on Tuesday the vaccine was fine.

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Vietnam testing bird flu vaccine on humans

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Vietnam testing bird flu vaccine on humans

Vietnam has started the second stage of human trials of an indigenous bird-flu vaccine, testing its immunization effect.

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