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Hand, foot and mouth outbreak kills 98 in Vietnam

According to the World Health Organization, an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease has caused the deaths of 98 children in Vietnam and sickened more than 42,000 others this year. Read More »

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Hand, foot and mouth disease kills 81 in Vietnam so far this year

A severe outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease has killed 81 children in Vietnam since the beginning of 2011, and health officials there say tens of thousands more have been infected. Read More »

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Chickenpox outbreak increases hospital admissions

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BARDA funding to support flu vaccine production in Vietnam

PATH has received an award from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to support the enhancement of sustainable influenza vaccine production in Vietnam. Read More »

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4 million deaths averted in 2009 through its efforts, GAVI Alliance says

New data, released by the GAVI Alliance this week, shows that by the end of 2009 more than 4 million premature deaths caused by pertussis, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and hepatitis B will be prevented through GAVI support. Read More »

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GAVI Alliance says immunizations reduced child deaths in Vietnam

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