WHO watchful of new virus in China

WHO watchful of new virus in China

(VOVWORLD) - The WHO will “read carefully” a Chinese study on a new flu virus found in pigs, said WHO spokesman Christian Lindmeier on Tuesday
Systematic measures to prevent African swine fever

Systematic measures to prevent African swine fever

(VOVWORLD) - Localities want the government to support the culling of sick pigs, strengthen preventive measures, and control the transportation of animals and pork products. The requests were made during a...
WHO: Another flu pandemic is inevitable

WHO: Another flu pandemic is inevitable

(VOVWORLD) - The world will inevitably face another pandemic of flu and needs to prepare for the potential devastation that could cause, and not underestimate the risks, the World Health Organization (WHO...
WHO warns of close control on H7N9 human infections

WHO warns of close control on H7N9 human infections

(VOVworld) – The World Health Organization (WHO) has expressed concerns about the H7N9 avian influenza outbreak in China, confirming that there is no evidence of changes in the epidemiological or clinical...
Bird flu spreads around the world

Bird flu spreads around the world

(VOVworld)- The H7N9 Avian Influenza is breaking out in a number of countries. This is the fifth H7N9 epidemic since 2013 and í seeing the highest number of cases
Vietnam takes action against bird flu

Vietnam takes action against bird flu

(VOVworld)- H5N1 and H5N6 bird flu outbreaks are spreading in Quang Ngai and Bac Lieu province. Tens of thousands of fowls have been culled over the past two weeks. Relevant...
Fight against bird flu intensified

Fight against bird flu intensified

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has deployed teams to oversee avian flu prevention in localities with outbreaks
Health sector ready to fight epidemics

Health sector ready to fight epidemics

(VOVworld) –The health sector is well-prepared to deal with any epidemic outbreak, said Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien on the TV show “People ask, ministers answer” last Sunday
Preventing influenza in poultry and humans

Preventing influenza in poultry and humans

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Health has organized 9 teams to respond to the flu epidemic in border provinces and cities and provinces that have detected the disease in poultry
Efforts geared up to prevent avian flu

Efforts geared up to prevent avian flu

(VOVworld)- Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has asked sectors and localities to continue to strictly follow measures set out by the Prime Minister’s directive to prevent avian flu
Urgent response to avian flu discussed online

Urgent response to avian flu discussed online

(VOVworld) – The A/H5N1 epidemic has struck 11 provinces in Vietnam, reported an online conference on Tuesday which discussed urgent measures against the spreading A/H5N1 virus and a possible...
Vietnam tightens precautions against A/H7N9

Vietnam tightens precautions against A/H7N9

(VOVworld) – The Department of Animal Health has collected samples at border areas and local markets to test for the bird flu A/H5N1 and prevent the A/H7N9 influenza from...
Urgent measures against H7N9 influenza

Urgent measures against H7N9 influenza

(VOVworld) - The National Steering Committee for Avian Influenza Prevention and Control has urged border provinces to take steps to prevent the influenza virus from spreading toVietnam