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Rotavirus vaccine subsidy for children starting from April 5, 2017
Rotavirus vaccine subsidy for children starting from April 5, 2017
In order to effectively reduce the infant rotavirus infection as well as to reduce the financial burden of parents, Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-Je announced to subsidize rotavirus vaccine from April 5, 2017.
Department of Health, Taipei City Government

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Embrace youth, Embrace health Young people should not smoke cigarette and e-cigarette
Embrace youth, Embrace health Young people should not smoke cigarette and e-cigarette
The Department of Health and Department of Education, Taipei City Government visited George Vocational High School of Taipei on September 8 to orient young people with the accurate knowledge of the harms of cigarettes and e-cigarettes. They advocated students to say no to cigarettes and e-cigarettes, and resist their temptations. They were also suggested to encourage their families and peers to say no to smoking.
Department of Health, Taipei City Government

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Taipei food safety is a blessing; regular meals and afternoon teas are all included! 11 food safety policies of Taipei city you must know
Taipei food safety is a blessing; regular meals and afternoon teas are all included! 11 food safety policies of Taipei city you must know
The Department of Health, Taipei City Government revealed 11 new “Taipei city food safety self-governance articles” of 2018! It covers the consumers’ regular meals and afternoon teas, and 9 industries including breakfast stores, coffee shops, buffets, and starred hotels often hosting weddings and holiday celebrations. The policy focuses on: (1) starting in March, 2018, businesses that provide western cold dishes, sushi, salads, and desserts need to inform beforehand, and starred hotels need to have routine inspections on the expiry date of the food; (2) starting in June, food court business in shopping malls need to publish their sterilization methods; and (3) starting in August, hotpot chain businesses must perform self-inspections on the heat-resistance and melamine dissolution limit of their utensils. Full protection for Taipei city food safety!
The Department of Health
Healthy City
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