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As you know, there are still many infectious diseases around especially in the
spring in the most populated areas such as Shanghai. // It is vital that we
carry out thorough preventative work. The most common diseases are
hepatitis A and meningitis.
Our work stresses education, and makes sure that everyone knows how to prevent
diseases. // We provide appropriate preventative medicines to schools and local
According to our official statistics there are hardly any
Aids cases here. // Our work concentrates on stopping the Aids virus getting
into this area.
We donít have drug taking problems in this area. // The
other way of getting Aids is through sexual intercourse, but prostitution at
least is under firm control here.
Of course we canít guarantee that, but one thing I can
tell you for sure is that we never import any blood from other countries in this
case the risk is small. // We do check the blood before we use it.
Hepatitis B and C patients are under firm control.
// We donít encourage the patients to have children. // I must admit that there
are many cases of whole families carrying the virus. // Their family life is
horrible especially for the children.