Manually canned food poses risks of poisoning

At least 15 people across Việt Nam have been hospitalised because of botulinum toxins since mid-July after eating Minh Chay vegan pate – a product made by the Hà Nội-based Lối Sống Mới Two members Ltd Company.

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Children, ice cream and summer: why parents should be careful

According to a recent survey in the UK, in the summer parents tend to give their children up to five times more sweetened foods than any other time of year. A survey of 1,000 couples with children between the ages of two and 17 found that sugar intake spiked as children began summer holidays.

Children need four diptheria shots

The General Department of Preventive Medicine has urged parents to be sure their children have a total of four diptheria vaccine shots taken at the proper times.