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Rate of Vietnamese kids with asthma highest in Asia
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Rate of Vietnamese kids with asthma highest in Asia

At present, the rate of Vietnamese kids aged 12 with asthma has reached at the highest level in the Asia, said the participants at the press brief in the central city of Da Nang on September 21.

More kids have pneumonia caused by virus RSV
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More kids have pneumonia caused by virus RSV

The National Children Hospital in Hanoi said that lately, more neonates have pneumonia due to virus RSV.

40 percent of Vietnamese kids lack sleep because of much studying
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40 percent of Vietnamese kids lack sleep because of much studying

According to Dr. Johnathan Halevy from Family Medical Practice infirmary, half of preschool students and 40 percent of Vietnamese adolescents sleep less than a normal sleep of 8 hours.

Rampant diseases attack kids when weather changes
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Rampant diseases attack kids when weather changes

Fast changes of weather conditions are conducive for rampant diseases spread in Ho Chi Minh City and southern provinces lately.

The more kids the merrier? Not for parents in Saigon
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The more kids the merrier? Not for parents in Saigon

En Vnexpress - The cost of raising one child is pushing the limit for many families in the city with the country's lowest birth rate.

No pool, no problem: Mekong grandma spends 15 years teaching kids to swim for free
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No pool, no problem: Mekong grandma spends 15 years teaching kids to swim for free

En Vnexpress - Tran T​hi Kim Thia has nothing but a muddy pond an​d her endless love for kids.

Rich Kids and Drugs: Addiction May Hit Wealthy Students Hardest
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Rich Kids and Drugs: Addiction May Hit Wealthy Students Hardest

Yahoo News Teens who attend high-achieving schools in well-to-do communities may be more vulnerable to drug and alcohol problems than their less well-off peers, a new study from the Northeast U.S.

Survey asks Hanoi primary school kids to detail pregnancies
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Survey asks Hanoi primary school kids to detail pregnancies

Baomoi - A health survey in Hanoi has come under fire for asking school children to name what contraceptive methods they use and the number of times they have been pregnant.

Number of kids with pertussis skyrockets in North
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Number of kids with pertussis skyrockets in North

Baomoi - The Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday said that since the beginning of the year, 82 kids with pertussis had been reported mostly from the northern

VN adviced to remove price ceiling on milk products for kids
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VN adviced to remove price ceiling on milk products for kids

Vietnamnet - The European Chamber of Commerce in Viet Nam’s Nutritional Foods Group (NFG) recommended that the Government remove the price ceiling on milk products for children under six years.

Can parental spyware keep kids safe online?
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Can parental spyware keep kids safe online?

Yahoo News For parents concerned about what's happening on their kids' smartphones, there are a growing number of apps for monitoring children's digital lives. 

Immigration courts to focus on detainees, not kids' cases
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Immigration courts to focus on detainees, not kids' cases

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. immigration courts are making a change to focus more on deportation hearings for immigrants jailed by the federal government.

Off the street, into the kitchen: Vietnamese kids find path out of poverty
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Off the street, into the kitchen: Vietnamese kids find path out of poverty

A Hoi An social enterprise expands its hospitality training to Ho Chi Minh City as donations tighten.

Where the 'Bad Kids' Go to School
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Where the 'Bad Kids' Go to School

This is the first installment in our series examining the intersections of education and entertainment in 2016. Check back for more entries on late-night comedy, a play, animated movies, and

Military helping kids follow Santa's fabled flight
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Military helping kids follow Santa's fabled flight

Children from around the world are calling the North American Aerospace Defense Command to ask where Santa is, and they're getting a cheery answer about the mythical route. The wildly popular NORAD

Uncertainty for remaining Calais kids over UK transfers
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Uncertainty for remaining Calais kids over UK transfers

France on Tuesday denied reports that Britain has stopped taking in migrant children relocated from Calais, saying London has taken in over 450 minors since the "Jungle" camp was razed and that the

Trump's new tone on immigrant kids divides GOP
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Trump's new tone on immigrant kids divides GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's promise to "work something out" for immigrants brought here illegally as kids is dividing fellow Republicans, underscoring how difficult it will be for Congress to

Bangladeshi slum kids work over 60 hours a week to make clothes: research
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Bangladeshi slum kids work over 60 hours a week to make clothes: research

By Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - One third of children living in the slums of Bangladesh's capital spend more than 60 hours a week making clothes for the garment sector, well

Ho Chi Minh City kids train hard to shed weight
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Ho Chi Minh City kids train hard to shed weight

In recent years health-conscious parents in Ho Chi Minh City have sent their children to classes in order to avoid the risks of obesity and have fun at the same time.

Hanoi disadvantaged kids dream big with Gaelic football
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Hanoi disadvantaged kids dream big with Gaelic football

The Irish sport has quickly catched on with the kids at Blue Dragon Children's Foundation.

How to Talk to Kids About Divorce
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How to Talk to Kids About Divorce

Research shows that children may experience a range of behavioral changes as a result of their parents' divorce, the authors of the report said. Because that last factor — the parents' own

Kids' hospital fulfils Mandela dream 3 years after death
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Kids' hospital fulfils Mandela dream 3 years after death

Brightly-painted wards and colourful furnishings are matched by state-of-the-art equipment and pioneering operating theatres at a new children's hospital in Johannesburg honouring Nelson Mandela.

Sealed chamber brings wonders of nature to hospitalized kids
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Sealed chamber brings wonders of nature to hospitalized kids

By Randi Belisomo (Reuters Health) - At North Carolina Children’s Hospital, immune-compromised kids can experience the natural environment while getting around hospital rules - digging in dirt,