Avian influenza likely to reoccur in Vietnam

Avian influenza likely to reoccur in Vietnam

The Ministry of Health warned of reoccurrence of the avian influenza yesterday after the hospitalization of two people in Bach Mai Hospital in Hanoi.

Sixty measles cases reported in first week of 2019 in HCMC

Sixty measles cases reported in first week of 2019 in HCMC

The Preventive Medicine Department in Ho Chi Minh City said in the first week of 2019, HCMC reported 625 dengue cases, up 127 percent against the same period last year and 60 hand-foot-and mouth cases, a year-on-year increase of 88 percent.
Injection of fluids must be under doctor's observation (Photo: SGGP)

Medical workers warn abuse of intravenous solutions

People fretted about complex dengue fever development and some of them treat by intravenous solutions and take medication to relieve fever; consequently, they suffer serious complications such as convulsion fits, kidney failure and even death.
 
HCMC still sees  increase in dengue infections

HCMC still sees increase in dengue infections

Amongst four districts including districts 12, Binh Tan, Binh Chanh, and Hoc Mon with the highest rate of infection cases of dengue, District 12 is leading with the infection rate increasing by 135 percent , said at a meeting today on the socio-economic condition in August and in eight months.
 
A child with dengue fever is treated in Đà Nẵng City Hospital for Women and Children. — VNA/VNS Photo DinhVanNHieu

Vietnam reports surge in dengue infections

Ten people have died and more than 36,000 have been affected by dengue fever since the beginning of the year, according to the report of the Preventive Medicine Department.