The General Hospital of Can Tho (Photo: SGGP)

Influenza A cases escalate in Can Tho City

Health authority in the Mekong delta city of Can Tho June 12 said that it sent an urgent dispatch to public medical facilities requesting to increase influenza surveillance.

117 inhabitants in southern province infected with A/H1N1

117 workers of a company  in  Mekong delta province of Kien Giang are confirmed positive for influenza A/H1N1, said  Deputy director of the province Preventive Medicine Nguyen Van Quy on Saturday.
Vaccination plan set to go despite lack of outbreaks

Vaccination plan set to go despite lack of outbreaks

No new influenza A (H1N1) swine flu patients have been reported in Vietnam for more than one month, but the Vietnamese Ministry of Health is still planning to implement a vaccination plan for vulnerable people including medical workers and pregnant women.
Flu may be uncontrollable, Ministry fears

Flu may be uncontrollable, Ministry fears

The Ministry of Health fears that the spread of influenza A (H1N1) is uncontrollable following an increase in the number of infected people and the failure to thoroughly monitor passengers arriving with them on flights.
17 cases of H1N1 flu confirmed in Vietnam

17 cases of H1N1 flu confirmed in Vietnam

Two more cases of influenza A (H1N1) were confirmed on June 9 following tests, taking the total number of cases in Vietnam so far to 17.
Vietnam’s swine flu cases rises to ten

Vietnam’s swine flu cases rises to ten

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health June 6 announced that Vietnam had four more cases of influenza A/H1N1, increasing the total number of people with swine flu to ten.