• Thu, 16 May 2019 01:00
    Authorities propose free flu vaccines for students in 2020
    HEALTH AUTHORITIES will provide free influenza shots for some 9.6 million children from next year under a Bt1-billion proposal that will soon be submitted to the National Vaccine Committee for approval. The vaccines will cover children from Prathom 1 to Mathayom 6.
    national
  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 01:00
    Vaccines being readied to avert flu outbreak
    THAI authorities are preparing 7 million flu vaccines for distribution among seven at-risk groups as well as 400,000 doses for medical personnel and people whose jobs expose them to flu as part of measures to control influenza outbreak this year.
    national
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 13:22
    Rabies vaccinations for dogs and cats after boy and father bitten
    Authorities are giving rabies vaccines to cats and dogs within a one kilometre radius of where a stray puppy dog bit a seven-year-old boy and his father in a college compound in Tambon Bua Thong of Buri Ram's Muang district on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
    Rise in human rabies deaths blamed on poor quality vaccines
    THE HUMAN death toll from rabies in Thailand has soared to 17 so far this year – 54 per cent higher than last year – as poor quality vaccines and a vaccine shortage have hampered efforts to curb the incurable disease.
    national
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
    Made-in-China syndrome strikes again 
    President Xi lashes out after national scare over substandard vaccines 
    opinion
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00
    Pfizer looks to deployment of vaccines amid stretched state health services
    PFIZER THAILAND is working with public health officials to find ways to deploy new vaccines to prevent chronic illnesses amid serious shortfalls in state funding resulting from an ageing society and increased obesity among young people.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 01:00
    Minister denies rabies vaccine graft amid probe of substandard batch
    AGRICULTURE Minister Grisada Boonrach yesterday denied reports that Livestock Department director-general Apai Suttisunk would be transferred. This followed the establishment of a fact-finding committee into reports that some anti-rabies vaccines are substandard.
    national
  • Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:00
    Ministry probes claim of conflict of interest in rabies vaccines
    FORMER OFFICIAL’S WIFE OWNS SUPPLIER FIRM BUT IT'S NOT LINKED TO SUBSTANDARD VACCINE
    national
  • Sun, 18 Mar 2018 14:28
    FDA recalls faulty rabies vaccines partly blamed for epidemic
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recalled and destroyed substandard rabies vaccines, which have been partly blamed for the current spread of rabies, in late 2016.
    national
  • Tue, 06 Mar 2018 14:14
    Kalasin declares six rabies zones and begins vaccination of pets
    The northeastern province of Kalasin has declared six districts as temporary rabies zones. Meanwhile, provincial livestock development officials and local administrative bodies are providing vaccines against rabies to pets and stray animals in all the province’s 18 districts as a precaution.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:23
    Two experimental Zika vaccines show promise in monkey studies
    WASHINGTON - A pair of experimental vaccines being developed by the US National Institutes of Health protected monkeys against Zika virus infection after two doses, researchers said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 31 Aug 2016 01:00
    BMA to offer free rabies vaccines for pets
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is offering free rabies vaccinations across the capital from next Sunday until September 16, and is calling on people with pets to take advantage of the opportunity.
    national
  • Tue, 30 Aug 2016 16:57
    BMA to offer free rabies vaccines for pets
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is offering free rabies vaccinations across the capital from September 5 to 16, and is calling on people with pets to take advantage of the opportunity.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Mar 2016 01:00
    NHSO wants Bt1.9 bn for vaccines in 2017
    Funding sought for HPV, to counter cervical cancer deaths.
    national
  • Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:54
    Large-scale trials for Zika vaccines at least 18 months away: WHO
    GENEVA - Large-scale trials for Zika virus vaccines are at least 18 months away, while establishing a possible link between the virus and two more harmful conditions will likely only take weeks, the World Health Organization said Friday.
    Breaking News
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