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More food poisoning cases related to mystery sweets reported in Hanoi

The Hanoi Department of Education and Training has just requested local schools to warn parents and students not to eat food of unknown origin.

Dairy product origin to be traced after two deaths, one hospitalization

The Vietnam Food Administration ordered to trace of dairy product origin after two deaths, and one hospitalization.

Bacterial infection culprit of 6-year-old girl's death

Medical senior experts in food poisoning pointed out that bacterial infection was the culprit of the poisoning incident which killed a 6-year-old girl.

Six-year-old child dies after eating mooncake

A six-year-old girl has died after reportedly eating mooncake given during a Mid-Autumn Festival event.

Hoi An sandwich shop faces suspension after food poisoning incident

A temporary closure of 3-5 months has been proposed for a famous banh mi sandwich shop in Hoi An City after its products poisoned hundreds of customers.

Owner of famous sandwich shop in Hoi An apologies to customers

The owner of Banh Mi Phuong in Hoi An of Quang Nam Province has sent a heartfelt letter to clients who suffered from food poisoning after eating her sandwiches.

Most hospitalised cases after eating banh mi in Hoi An have stabilized

Mai Van Muoi, director of the provincial Department of Health, said the total number of people hospitalized was 91 cases, including 34 foreign tourists.

Eleven children poisoned after eating fruit in Ha Giang

After eating the fruit, all of the children showed signs of dizziness, headache, stomach ache and nausea.

Seventy children hospitalized in Nghe An, food poisoning suspected

More than 70 children aged from three to five from a preschool in the central province of Nghe An were rushed to hospitals after eating a snack on the evening of May 9.

One dead, one in critical condition, nine hospitalized after eating pickled carp

Three seriously ill patients are requiring mechanical ventilation while one is in critical condition after eating pickled carp. Prior, one poisoned patient died, said Ho Chi Minh City-based Cho Ray Hospital yesterday.

Nha Trang school reopens after mass food poisoning case

ISchool Nha Trang reopened on Monday morning, a week after a mass food poisoning case left one student dead and hundreds of students and teachers hospitalised.

Salmonella behind school food poisoning in Nha Trang

Initial results from Nha Trang’s Pasteur Institute of the sample from the food poisoning case in iSchool Nha Trang have found a bacteria belonging to the Salmonella group to be the main cause.

Ministry demands urgent investigation into fatal school food poisoning

The Ministry of Education and Training has vowed to strictly deal with the food poisoning that has left one dead and hundreds of other hospitalised at a school in Nha Trang City.

Nha Trang: School food poisoning hospitalises 148

According to the provincial health department report, about 800 students of Ischool Nha Trang suffered from food poisoning.

12 sailors dead from suspected food poisoning on Chinese vessel, nine more hospitalised

Nine more critical ill sailors were saved after being taken to hospital in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.

Botulinum poisoning cases concern health experts

One person died of suspected botulinum poisoning after eating vegetarian pâté in the southern province of Binh Duong last week.

Manually canned food poses risks of poisoning

At least 15 people across Vietnam have been hospitalised because of botulinum toxins since mid-July after eating Minh Chay vegan pate – a product made by the Hanoi-based Loi Song Moi Two members Ltd Company.

Ministry orders investigation of severe food poisoning caused by vegan pate

The National Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality Assurance Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has instructed departments of agriculture and rural development in provinces and cities

Over 100 workers hospitalised because of food poisoning

More than 100 workers were hospitalised due to food poisoning in Dong Nai Province.


Food poisoning claims 15 lives over six-month period

The initial six months of the year saw 40 cases of food poisoning affect approximately 1,087 people, killing 15 individuals in the process, according to the General Statistics Office.