• Thursday, Aug 22, 2019
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Health minister: New dengue cases...

Health minister: New dengue cases...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Since January, 44,471 people have been hospitalized with dengue, according to the DGHS

Health minister opens dengue ward at...

Health minister opens dengue ward at...

Health

Sun, Aug 11 2019

200-bed ward opened as part of cautionary measures to tackle present dengue situation, he says

13 DU students marked dengue...

13 DU students marked dengue...

Education

Thu, Aug 1 2019

DUMC begins free dengue identification service for students

City hospitals under survigellence to...

City hospitals under survigellence to...

Health

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Popular Diagnostic centre fined Tk50,000

Another dengue patient dies at

Another dengue patient dies at

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 29 2019

A total of seven dengue patients died at DMCH so far

DNCC to continue using ineffective insecticide...

DNCC to continue using ineffective insecticide...

Dhaka

Mon, Jul 29 2019

Editors criticize DNCC for failing to prevent the worst dengue outbreak in Bangladesh’s...

Dengue: 1,283 patients identified across...

Dengue: 1,283 patients identified across...

Health

Mon, Jul 29 2019

13,637 people hospitalized for dengue this year

Ways to use papaya leaves to fight dengue...

Ways to use papaya leaves to fight dengue...

Health

Mon, Jul 29 2019

The leaf extract increases platelet counts in the patients suffering from dengue

Govt lowers dengue testing fees

Govt lowers dengue testing fees

Health

Sun, Jul 28 2019

There have been eight deaths this year because of dengue

World Hepatitis day: Only 10% of Hepatitis...

World Hepatitis day: Only 10% of Hepatitis...

Health

Sat, Jul 27 2019

'However, those who are carrying the disease are always at risk of liver cirrhosis or...

WHO: Bangladesh achieves Hepatitis B...

WHO: Bangladesh achieves Hepatitis B...

Health

Sat, Jul 27 2019

The prevalence of the deadly disease has dropped to less than 1% among five-year-old children

Dhaka faces doctor glut while 20.4%...

Dhaka faces doctor glut while 20.4%...

Health

Sun, Jul 21 2019

According to DGHS data, among the 26,438 posts sanctioned for the directorate countrywide, 20.4% (5,380)...

Patient, doctors, nurses ratio: Bangladesh...

Patient, doctors, nurses ratio: Bangladesh...

Health

Sun, Jul 21 2019

The country has only 6 doctors, nurses, and midwives for every 10,000 population, according to the latest...

Now pasteurized milk samples found containing...

Now pasteurized milk samples found containing...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Bangladesh Food Safety Authority submits test results to High Court, the court wants to know about action...

Rising antibiotic resistance: When will...

Rising antibiotic resistance: When will...

Health

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Will High Court directives pave the way for breaking the stalemate? This is the last instalment of a...

Antibiotics: The invisible killer

Antibiotics: The invisible killer

Health

Fri, Jul 12 2019

An alarming number of physicians prescribe antibiotics for only suspected infections, which is contributing...

Antibiotic resistance crisis deepens...

Antibiotic resistance crisis deepens...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 12 2019

A UK-commissioned report fears of 10 million deaths due to antimicrobial resistance by 2050. This is...

Why do low-income groups shun family...

Why do low-income groups shun family...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 27 2019

In the first instalment of a three-part series, Dhaka Tribune explores the socioeconomic factors preventing...

Bangladesh needs to detect, treat over...

Bangladesh needs to detect, treat over...

Health

Tue, Jun 25 2019

Health Ministry and USAID sign document to combat TB in Bangladesh

Minister: ICU to be set up at district...

Minister: ICU to be set up at district...

Health

Sun, Jun 23 2019

The government is also considering setting up burn units at sadar level hospital

Date expired medicines to be destroyed...

Date expired medicines to be destroyed...

Health

Sun, Jun 23 2019

The manufacturing companies have agreed to collect the date expired medicines from the market by themselves,...