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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

International Nurses Day: Nurses struggle...

International Nurses Day: Nurses struggle...

Health

Sun, May 12 2019

However, the last decade has seen an increasing number of professionals entering the nursing sector

WaterAid: More public toilet facilities...

WaterAid: More public toilet facilities...

Health

Thu, May 2 2019

'There is urgency for all of us to act to provide this essential public service for the greater...

WHO: Don't expose babies to electronic...

WHO: Don't expose babies to electronic...

Health

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Under-fives should be physically active and getting plenty of sleep, it says

Superbugs linked to 80% of deaths in...

Superbugs linked to 80% of deaths in...

Health

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan are seen as drivers of antimicrobial resistance

C-sections greatest burden among childbirth...

C-sections greatest burden among childbirth...

Health

Fri, Apr 19 2019

An analysis by ICDDR,B says number of C-sectionshas significantly risen across Bangladesh

Minister: Child mortality rate decreased...

Minister: Child mortality rate decreased...

Health

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Bangladesh has significantly decreased its maternal mortality rate

Health minister: Govt to set fixed charges...

Health minister: Govt to set fixed charges...

Government Affairs

Mon, Apr 15 2019

The health minister also said fees for services at public hospitals are already fixed

Kidney patients on the rise, not enough...

Kidney patients on the rise, not enough...

Health

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The dialysis, which takes place in four steps, costs Tk2,900 for the first, and Tk1,900 for the next...

Medica opens information centre in...

Medica opens information centre in...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 4 2019

Patients will get medical visa invitation letters from the centre

World Autism Awareness Day Tuesday

World Autism Awareness Day Tuesday

Health

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The theme of this year's Autism Awareness Day is ‘Assistive Technologies, Active...

Community clinics with local participation...

Community clinics with local participation...

Health

Sun, Mar 31 2019

In Meherpur's remote Gangni upazila, the community clinic has been changing people’s

USAID’s MaMoni MNCSP project launched...

USAID’s MaMoni MNCSP project launched...

Health

Sat, Mar 30 2019

The project is providing a comprehensive package of services, including normal delivery care 24/7 in...

Childhood TB 2.5 times higher than 10...

Childhood TB 2.5 times higher than 10...

Health

Mon, Mar 25 2019

This was revealed at an event marking World Tuberculosis Day 2019, in Dhaka

icddr,b develops app for reporting TB...

icddr,b develops app for reporting TB...

Health

Sat, Mar 23 2019

A total 300 doctors are currently registered with the app, and the NTP plans to expand the number to...

Quader’s health improving...

Quader’s health improving...

Health

Thu, Mar 21 2019

Doctors expect to move the Awami League general secretary to a cabin next week

Daily cannabis and skunk users run higher...

Daily cannabis and skunk users run higher...

Health

Wed, Mar 20 2019

People who used cannabis daily were three times more likely to have an episode of psychosis than people...

icddr,b scientists invent low-cost cholera...

icddr,b scientists invent low-cost cholera...

Health

Tue, Mar 12 2019

The kit is more accurate than other rapid diagnostic kits for the disease

Death of 5 in Thakurgaon linked to Nipah...

Death of 5 in Thakurgaon linked to Nipah...

Health

Sun, Mar 3 2019

Nipah virus spreads via unfiltered date juice contaminated by bats, and then is transmitted via interpersonal...

UN warns of 'complacency' as measles...

UN warns of 'complacency' as measles...

Health

Fri, Mar 1 2019

Measles is more contagious than tuberculosis or Ebola, yet it is eminently preventable

Poultry sector promotion stressed to...

Poultry sector promotion stressed to...

Business

Thu, Feb 28 2019

Boosting production of food grains and animal resources has become very urgent for the nation