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Risk of influenza, whooping cough, diphtheria, and tetanus in adults – VnExpress

Adults, especially pregnant women, the elderly, people with underlying diseases, are susceptible to infection, and get worse with influenza, whooping cough, diphtheria, and tetanus if they have not been vaccinated. According to BS.CKI Bach Thi Chinh, Medical Director of VNVC Immunization System, adults often go out, have wide social contact, plus years of not being […]

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Isolate more than 600 people in areas with diphtheria

Gia LaiAuthorities set up 6 posts, isolated 90 households from more than 600 people in Cho Rang I village, Mang Yang district, after a 9th grade student died of diphtheria. “Students in the village are temporarily absent from school to ensure safety,” said Dinh Ha Nam, deputy director of the Gia Lai Department of Health, […]