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Vietnam has not recorded the new strain Omicron

The World Health Organization (WHO) on November 25 announced that it had recorded a worrying new strain, called Omicron (B.1.1.529), detected in a number of southern African countries such as South Africa, Botswana … According to scientists, the Omicron variant was first discovered in Botswana on November 24, with up to 32 mutations in the […]

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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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Expert: ‘Covid-19 drugs are a backup weapon for vaccines’

International experts hope the community understands the “prevention is better than cure” rule, stating that Covid-19 treatment drugs are only a preventive weapon for vaccines, not a “silver bullet” to repel the disease. A year after the Covid-19 vaccine offered hope to end the pandemic, scientists announced the results of testing two potential antiviral tablets, […]