46 dog bite-related deaths reported countrywide

46 dog bite-related deaths reported countrywide

By July, the country reported 46 dog bite-related fatalities in 24 cities and provinces. From 2018 to date, there has been an increase of fatal dog attacks. 

Ministries call for support in spreading information of rabies

Ministries call for support in spreading information of rabies

The Ministry of Health (MOH), the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the World Health Organization (WHO) and other health partners called for everyone’s support in spreading information and raising awareness on rabies to save lives.

A poster calls for rabies prevention (Photo: SGGP)

Ca Mau authority urgent to tackle rabies

People’s Committee in the Mekong delta province of Ca Mau yesterday urged its sub-divisions to strengthen preventive measures against rabies because one human rabies death occurred in the province.