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Vietnam’s Ministry of Health (MoH) recently sent an urgent circular to provinces and cities, asking them to beef up the prevention and fight against H7N9 bird flu.
Appearing on MoH’s General Department of Preventive Medicine website on Monday, the circular said although Vietnam
China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission said on Friday that a large-scale H7N9 epidemic is unlikely, following 28 cases reported nationwide this year.
“Current cases are scattered, and no mutation of the virus has been idntified so far that could affect public
Another H7N9 avian flu patient had died after treatment failed in south China’s Guangdong Province, according to a statement from the provincial health authorities on Monday.
The patient, surnamed Yang, died at 4:10 a.m. on Sunday due to respiratory failure,
Health authorities in northwest China’s Gansu Province said late Friday that they are investigating a new infant death linked to hepatitis B vaccination, the 11th such case in the country since November.
A baby in the provincial capital of Lanzhou died after receiving the vaccination
The China Foundation for Disabled Persons (CFDP) is expanding its assistance to children with cerebral palsy (CP) by establishing a special “DeerKids” relief fund in Beijing on Friday.
DeerKids plans to fund at least 20 poverty-stricken families with
South China’s Guangdong Province reported a new human H7N9 case on Thursday, raising the total number of H7N9 cases in the province to six since August.
The new patient is a 38-year-old resident surnamed Ou in Shenzhen city, according to the provincial health authority.
An expert in China’s natural health products has one crucial suggestion for traditional Chinese medicine-makers interested in selling their products in the United States: Know the rules.
Though TCM is slowly gaining acceptance in the US, most remedies are sold as over-the-counter