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First Vietnamese girl diagnosed with excessive hair syndromeicon
SOCIETY18/07/20200

First Vietnamese girl diagnosed with excessive hair syndrome

Vietnam’s first case of Cantú syndrome was discovered by doctors of the Ho Chi Minh City Hospital of Dermato Venereology, health official said on July 16.

 
Danang tightens Zika virus prevention after first case confirmedicon

Danang tightens Zika virus prevention after first case confirmed

SOCIETY
27/05/2020

The central city of Danang has monitored up to 1,000 people after confirming the first Zika patient.

Coronavirus: Great apes on lockdown over threat of diseaseicon

Coronavirus: Great apes on lockdown over threat of disease

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
11/04/2020

Fears are growing that gorillas, orangutans and others apes could contract the virus.

Discrimination still a challenge in Vietnam's fight against TBicon

Discrimination still a challenge in Vietnam's fight against TB

SOCIETY
25/03/2020

Vietnam is facing an uphill battle to control tuberculosis (TB), with about 174,000 people in the country contracting the disease each year and 13,000 fatalities.

Deadly dengue outbreak overwhelms central Vietnamicon

Deadly dengue outbreak overwhelms central Vietnam

SOCIETY
17/11/2019

More than 62,000 people in the central provinces of Vietnam have infected with deadly dengue fever in ten months of the year, a threefold increase compared to the same period last year. Worse, eight people died of the disease.

Agriculture Ministry urges northern provinces to take action against fall armywormicon

Agriculture Ministry urges northern provinces to take action against fall armyworm

SOCIETY
01/08/2019

As fall armyworm are wreaking havoc across the northern provinces, leaders of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development have been visiting the provinces to guide local authorities in their efforts to prevent FAW from spreading.

105,000 dengue fever cases reported in seven monthsicon

105,000 dengue fever cases reported in seven months

SOCIETY
01/08/2019

As many as 105,000 cases of dengue fever have been recorded nationwide so far this year, including 10 deaths, and the number of the cases is likely to increase in localities across the country, according to the Ministry of Health.

African swine fever keeps spreading in Vietnamicon

African swine fever keeps spreading in Vietnam

VIDEO
04/06/2019

African swine fever hit 3,508 communes in 52 provinces and cities nationwide by June 3, according to a report from the Veterinary Department of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.