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Dengue fever cases in Laos increase to 2,041

Xinhua 16 May 2023
VIENTIANE, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Cases of dengue fever in Laos have reached 2,041 since January, according to the Lao Ministry of Health ... province, and 234 cases in Lao capital Vientiane.

New health helpline service launched at railway stations

Marietta Daily Journal 16 May 2023
May 16—VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) — A new scheme to provide counselling on sexual and reproductive health is being set up at railway stations in Laos, as a way of making information about these services available to the public. The new ... .

Lao gov't strives to eliminate malaria 24 Apr 2023
VIENTIANE, April 24 (Xinhua) -- Lao Ministry of Health has devised a plan to reduce the transmission of malaria, aiming to wipe out the disease in the country, according to a report issued by the Center of Information and Education for Health under the health ministry on Monday.

Dengue cases in Laos reach 1,146

Xinhua 20 Apr 2023
VIENTIANE, April 20 (Xinhua) -- The cases of dengue fever in Laos have risen to 1,146 since January 2023, according to data released by the Lao Ministry of Health. A report issued by the Center of Information and Education for Health ...

Laos on alert with rising dengue fever cases 23 Mar 2023
VIENTIANE, March 23 (Xinhua) -- Lao Ministry of Health urged people nationwide to remain vigilant and help control the spread of dengue fever, as the number of infected cases continues to grow across the country ... Lao Ministry of Health suggested several simple ...

Dengue fever cases continue to rise in Laos

The Manila Times 10 Mar 2023
VIENTIANE. Dengue cases in Laos have risen to 548 since January this year, according to data released by the Lao Ministry of Health on Thursday.

Việt Nam, Laos to boost economic cooperation, maintain great ties

Vietnam News 11 Jan 2023
The two sides signed 10 cooperation documents on banking-finance, transport, economic diplomacy, science and technology, IT and communications, education and training, and health ... VIENTIANE — Việt Nam’s Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính and his Laotian counterpart Sonexay Siphandone ...

New Lao PM inherits multiple poison chalices

Asiatimes 02 Jan 2023
“I am 72 years old, and am no longer in good health,” Phankham said before the assembly ... Even though Phankham used the excuse of poor health, which may or may not be true, many Laos reckon he was forced out. But another resident of Vientiane says that “most people are just resigned to how things are now.

Health chiefs raise food safety concerns at National Games

Marietta Daily Journal 05 Dec 2022
Dec. 5—VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) — The Ministry of Health has warned members of the public to eat only clean, fresh and well-cooked food to avoid an outbreak of food poisoning during the 11th National Games, which kick off in Xieng ... .

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