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Being transgender is no longer a mental...

D2 , Health & Wellness

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Transgender people, who identify as the opposite gender to the one they were born with,

Bend it like Modi: Indian PM trots and...

Narendra Modi, whose supporters boast of his physical prowess and indifference to sleep, has shared

Mass awareness needed for recovery of...

Health & Wellness

Mon, Jun 11 2018

Speakers stressed on raising awareness about specialized treatment of stroke and undertaking preventive...

Policy guideline on separate toilet...

The government is going to publish a policy guideline on having separate toilets with disposal

Experts: 50 million people suffer from...

Health & Wellness

Fri, May 25 2018

Experts on Friday said that 50 million Bangladeshis are suffering from thyroid disease, with 30

US economist questions conventional...

Health & Wellness

Fri, May 25 2018

Emily Oster has been crusading for years against what she calls the onslaught of bad

World Hypertension Day: Only 12% of...

D2 , Health & Wellness

Thu, May 17 2018

Uncontrolled hypertension is one of the major risk factors for death in Bangladesh. In a

Study: 75% of pasteurized milk unsafe...

Bangladesh , Health & Wellness

Wed, May 16 2018

Scientists at the International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b) have discovered...

Tobacco causes deaths of 25.54% men,...

D2 , Health & Wellness

Wed, May 16 2018

The adverse impacts of tobacco consumption take the lives of 25.54 percent of adult men

AMR Response Alliance calls for rational...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Apr 29 2018

The alliance is a community of professional doctors including human and animal doctors, working together...

World Malaria Day: Malaria deaths down,...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Apr 24 2018

By 2021, malaria will be eliminated from at least 59 districts, and by 2030 the whole country will be...

Improper diet, medical illiteracy fuels...

As of June 2017, annual sales were at $2.28 billion, or Tk187.56 billion

'Health protection law on the...

The state minister disclosed it while talking to reporters at a press briefing in his office at the...

Expats prefer Bangladeshi dentists for...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Apr 5 2018

22-year-old Suraiya Mehzabeen said she comes to Bangladesh from Italy every year for dental...

New organ discovered in human body

Health & Wellness

Thu, Mar 29 2018

The interstitium had previously gone unnoticed despite being one of the largest organs in the human...

Study: Bangladesh among top 10 countries...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Feb 22 2018

According to a recent report published by Unicef, Bangladesh ranked 8th in the list of highest number...

Lungs of dust: The human cost of Bangladesh’s...

Bangladesh , Health & Wellness

Tue, Feb 20 2018

This is the first part of a two-part series where the Dhaka Tribune examines the health risks of vulnerable...

TIB: Form independent body to curb irregularities...

A TIB survey was conducted last year on the operations of 116 privately run organizations – 66 hospitals...

Why are Bangladeshi men reluctant to...

Bangladesh , Health & Wellness

Wed, Dec 27 2017

While use of contraceptives has been common among women for quite some time, most men are opposed to...

'Keeping records of maternal deaths...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Dec 19 2017

'There are maternal deaths which have been recorded as natural deaths, heart attacks, high blood pressure...

‘Technology can transform the health...

Professor Abul Kalam Azad, director general of DGHS, said that the government is working to transform...