Health

The Ministry of Health requires the completion of vaccination data before April 30

The Ministry of Health requires vaccination facilities to receive and process people’s complaints and complete vaccination data before April 30. In which, complete receiving and handling complaints from people before April 25; complete, standardize data and authenticate with digital signatures before April 30. If the update is not timely, the head of the vaccination facility […]

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Exercise helps increase the effectiveness of vaccines

According to health experts, gentle movement or exercise after the injection will help increase the effectiveness of the vaccine. In a review published on Journal of Brain, Behavior and Immunity In July 2014, scientists discovered that exercising after vaccination can enhance the body’s immune response, thereby helping to improve the effectiveness of the vaccine. The […]

Technology

3 scientists who researched the Covid-19 vaccine received the VinFuture Award

VinFuture is the largest science and technology award held in Vietnam so far, attracting the attention of the world’s top scientists. Tonight (January 20), the owner of the main prize VinFuture has been determined. Those are the 3 scientists who researched the Covid-19 vaccine with mRNA technology, including Dr. Karik√≥, Professor Weissman and Professor Pieter […]

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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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Adults need to be vaccinated against many infectious diseases – VnExpress

Fully vaccinated helps adults, especially the elderly, prevent many dangerous infectious diseases and avoid the risk of serious illness if co-infected with Covid-19. This is the recommendation shared in the online seminar “What vaccinations do adults need?” broadcast on VnExpress on January 7 with the participation of Doctor Truong Huu Khanh, Former Head of the […]

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How do inactivated vaccines protect the body? – VnExpress

Inactivated vaccines are one of the commonly used vaccines today with many properties to help protect the body against pathogens. What is an inactivated vaccine? Inactivated vaccines are produced by culturing pathogens, usually viruses, in suitable media. When they are fully grown, heat, chemicals, or radiation are used to destroy the genetic material and “kill” […]

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The danger of dual infection of Covid-19 and flu – VnExpress

Co-infection with flu and Covid-19 can aggravate lung damage, respiratory failure, sepsis, and double the risk of death. RT television channel on January 3 reported that Rabin Medical Center in Petah Tikva, Israel received a pregnant female patient who was diagnosed with co-infection with influenza virus and Sars-CoV-2 immediately upon admission. Flu symptoms and Covid-19 […]

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Which vaccine to prevent shingles? – VnExpress

I was diagnosed with postherpetic neuralgia in my left eye, treated with Acyclovir 800mg – 35 tablets, Cefdinir 300mg – 14 tablets, Gramadol Capsules – 14 tablets. However, in the past year, the disease still recurred 4 times. Please advise if I should get the chickenpox vaccine to prevent shingles or is there any effective […]

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Create an immune barrier for children to prepare for school – VnExpress

Children need to be fully vaccinated to prevent infectious diseases that are easily spread in schools and create “non-specific cross-immunity” against Covid-19. Information was shared by Doctor Truong Huu Khanh – Former Head of the Department of Infection – Neurology, Children’s Hospital 1, Ho Chi Minh City and specialist doctor I Bach Thi Chinh – […]