Update news dengue

The Ministry of Health has realized a warning about a sharp increase in the number of dengue infections across the country.

Dengue fever and hand, foot and mouth disease sweep HCM City

HCM City has witnessed a sharp rise in dengue fever and hand, foot and mouth disease patients, according to the municipal Department of Health.

Dengue fever deaths in Vietnam sharply rise

Dengue fever in Vietnam is now at a peak with a sharp increase in deaths.

Vietnam records over 270,000 cases of dengue fever in 2022, up nearly five times

It is forecast that the dengue fever will be more complicated with increase number of cases and deaths at the peak of the annual epidemic season in November and December.

Vietnam reports 102 dengue deaths in 2022

According to the Ministry of Health, since the beginning of the year, the country has recorded nearly 260,000 cases of dengue fever and 102 deaths are attributed to dengue.

Dengue outbreak anticipated to reach peak in capital Hanoi in next two months

Hanoi is enduring a surge in dengue infections, with an additional 38 new hotspots and 1,420 cases recorded from October 14 to 21.

Local dengue fever cases record five-fold increase

The nation has recorded more than 258,480 dengue fever cases this year, marking a 4.8-fold increase compared to the same period from last year.

Dengue infection rate rises almost five times in Vietnam over a year

Vietnam has recorded as many as 247,202 dengue infections so far this year, or 4.7 times higher than the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Health.

Vietnam records 62 deaths by dengue fever in 8 months

Vietnam has recorded as many as 165,844 dengue fever cases in January-August 2022, including 62 deaths, according to the Ministry of Health's lastest report.

Vietnam to produce dengue medicine Dextran

Dextran, a high molecular solution, is only used for severe dengue cases, but only one company in Thailand is making the product. Vietnam has lacked this fluid over the last two years.

HCM City reports more dengue fever deaths

HCM City has recorded 16,000 dengue fever cases so far this year, up 117.3 percent on-year, including nine deaths.

Dengue cases drop in Ho Chi Minh City

The Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control yesterday said that cases of dengue dropped to 528 last week, a decrease of 34.6 percent compared to the average number in the prior four weeks.

Dengue infections in Singapore surge past 10,000 mark

Dengue infections in Singapore have surpassed the 10,000 mark. This is the highest number of cases in the first five months since 2013, the largest outbreak year recorded in the country, according to the National Environment Agency (NEA).

Dengue cases are surging in localities with 49 deaths

The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health, the number of reported dengue cases has surged to 250,000 and 49 people succumbed to the disease as of November.

Bacterial allies make dengue fever cases dive

Scientists infected mosquitoes with Wolbachia bacteria to make it harder for them to spread disease.

Hand, foot and mouth disease on the rise amid dengue fever outbreaks

Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long warned of the rising number of hand, foot and mouth disease patients nationwide, meanwhile, the dengue fever epidemic has continued ravaging many localities.

Dengue outbreak shows signs of slowdown in Hanoi

The spread of dengue fever has begun showing signs of slowing down in Hanoi, which recorded a huge number of patients over the past few months, according to the Hanoi Department of Health.

HCM City faces dengue threat as urbanisation increases

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Vietnam ponders eliminating dengue with mosquitoes

The project on using mosquitoes to eliminate dengue has been kicked off on Tri Nguyen island of Nha Trang City of Khanh Hoa province.