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14 children hospitalized after drinking milk at school in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

14 children hospitalized after drinking milk at school in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

Saturday, November 26, 2022, 14:55 GMT+7
14 children hospitalized after drinking milk at school in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta
Children receive treatment at Tien Giang General Hospital after drinking a milk product at their school in My Tho City, Tien Giang Province, Vietnam, November 25, 2022. Photo: Hoai Thuong / Tuoi Tre

Some 14 elementary students in My Tho City of Tien Giang Province, Vietnam’s Mekong Delta region, were hospitalized for food poisoning treatment after drinking a milk product at their school on Friday.

They were admitted to Tien Giang General Hospital, which confirmed the admission on the night of the same day.

The children suffered from nausea and stomachache.

Their health basically resumed stable condition after treatment and all were released at 7:00 pm on Friday.

They are students of Nguyen Trai Elementary School in My Tho, the capital city of Tien Giang.

Phan Minh Tan, principal of the school, said the children drank a milk product provided by a company in Ho Chi Minh City at around 2:00 pm on Friday and 14 of them started feeling sick shortly after.

Health authorities in Tien Giang have tested the samples of the dairy product to investigate the cause of the case.

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Bao Anh - Hoai Thuong / Tuoi Tre News

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