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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,...

FDA approves drug for loss of sexual...

FDA approves drug for loss of sexual...

Health

Sun, Jun 23 2019

It will be available from September through select pharmacies

Vitamin A-capsule can be fed to sick...

Vitamin A-capsule can be fed to sick...

Health

Sat, Jun 22 2019

DGHS said night-blindness in Bangladesh has come down to 0.04% due to intake of Vitamin A...

When de-addiction is just Tk30

When de-addiction is just Tk30

Dhaka

Fri, Jun 21 2019

The De-Addiction Clinic at BSMMU is providing treatment to patients addicted to porn, internet and...

Bangladesh finally getting rid of toxic...

Bangladesh finally getting rid of toxic...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 20 2019

For over three decades a 500 ton stock of DDT has caused serious health hazards; UN FAO comes to the...

Survey: Bangladesh, Rwanda have highest...

Survey: Bangladesh, Rwanda have highest...

Health

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Both countries agreed with almost 100% votes that vaccines were safe, effective and important for children...

Dengue patients nearly doubled in five...

Dengue patients nearly doubled in five...

Health

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Highest count found in ward 35 of DNCC and ward 41,12,17 of DSCC

Donate blood, save life

Donate blood, save life

Event

Sat, Jun 15 2019

This year, like the previous ones, the World Blood Donor Day will be observed Saturday (June 14), with...

WHO: One million STDs diagnosed every...

WHO: One million STDs diagnosed every...

Health

Sun, Jun 9 2019

Syphilis, one of the four sexually transmitted infections, alone causes over 2,00,000 neonatal deaths...

Report: Bangladesh cuts child death...

Report: Bangladesh cuts child death...

Health

Fri, Jun 7 2019

The Save the Children report also said this is the highest rate cut in South Asia

Fewer students missing school due to...

Fewer students missing school due to...

Health

Wed, May 29 2019

Of the country's female population, only 8,023,859 use proper napkins

Huawei donates equipment for special...

Huawei donates equipment for special...

Health

Thu, May 23 2019

The equipment will help the centre's students get easy physical aid in emergencies

'67% Bangladeshis not sure of their...

'67% Bangladeshis not sure of their...

Event

Fri, May 17 2019

The data was revealed at an event marking the World Hypertension Day 2019, organised by the National...

Fights to end polio, contain Ebola made...

Fights to end polio, contain Ebola made...

World

Wed, May 15 2019

Last year 973 attacks were reported on health workers in nearly two dozen conflict-ridden countries