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85% of Covid-19 deaths have not been vaccinated

According to the Ministry of Health, the majority of deaths are people with underlying diseases and the elderly, of which 85% have not been vaccinated. In Conference on implementing health work in 2022 Today, the Ministry of Health said that the whole country has recorded more than 2 million infections, of which over 36,000 deaths, […]

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People who bring oxygen to their homes F0

HanoiNear 11 o’clock on the night of January 11, Mr. Do Chi (Deputy Secretary of Linh Nam ward’s Youth Union), received a call that urgently needed oxygen for an F0 being treated at home with difficulty breathing. Chi immediately put on protective gear, brought an antiseptic bottle, valve, breathing tube, hugged an oxygen tank, and […]

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Find oxygen to help you breathe

HanoiAt nearly 11 pm, 73-year-old Xuan (in Hoan Kiem district) had difficulty breathing, was comatose, SpO2 decreased to 85%, relatives rushed to call the doctor and contact the oxygen supplier. Before that, when his mother began to show signs of worsening and could not call the ward’s medical staff, Mr. Nam (her son) went online […]

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9 Ho Chi Minh City health goals in 2022

Assessing the difficulty of predicting Covid-19 in 2022, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health set nine goals, mainly for epidemic control based on lessons learned over the past time. During the 4th epidemic, the health sector still has many limitations in forecasting, testing, treatment, and grassroots medical capacity has not met the needs…, […]

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Ho Chi Minh City uses the strategy of ‘remote interception’ to prevent severe F0 from dying

The current Covid-19 treatment strategy of the HCMC health sector is to deploy “remote interception”, with the goal of reducing hospitalization and death rates, in the context of increasing infections. Mr. Nguyen Hong Tam, deputy director in charge of the Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control (HCDC), said this information at a press […]

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Psychological trauma in children who have lost loved ones during the pandemic

Ho Chi Minh CityThe Department of Psychology, Children’s Hospital 2, Ho Chi Minh City, recently received many children suffering from severe psychological trauma, depression, and insomnia after the sudden loss of their parents due to Covid-19. Master Mai Thi Nguyet, Department of Psychology, Children’s Hospital 2, Ho Chi Minh City, said that among the children, […]