As the number of pig breeding households continues to drop, a shortage of live pigs could result in high pork prices later this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Experts are warning against an outbreak of hand-food- mouth disease (HFMD) and dengue fever as wet weather continues.
As the flood season continues in the Mekong Delta region, fears of epidemics in cattle and poultry has led to a focus on disease prevention.
The Vĩnh Long Preventive Medical Centre has discovered the first ever case of Zika in the province.
Ten ASEAN nations are testing their cyber security emergency response preparedness with a drill that began here yesterday.
The Ministry of Health has issued a warning that the current season, which is when students gather for the new school year, is when cases of hand-foot and mouth disease in children are on the rise.
The spread of dengue fever in Việt Nam is showing signs of slowing down. There are fewer new cases and no deaths reported in the last two weeks.
Administrative procedures in many ministries, sectors and localities remain complex, causing difficulties for enterprises, said Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc at the monthly Government meeting yesterday.
A record outbreak of Hepatitis A has killed 14 people and put scores in hospital in San Diego, hitting mostly homeless and patients using intravenous drugs.
Việt Nam’s Ministry of Health and the US Department of Health and Human Services yesterday officially opened the Southern Việt Nam Public Health Emergency Operations Center (EOC) at the Pasteur Institute HCM City.