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Study: Vitamin B3 could prevent...

Study: Vitamin B3 could prevent...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Aug 11 2017

It is hoped the research may offer some solace to women with potentially problematic genetic histories....

Multiple micronutrient supplements at...

Multiple micronutrient supplements at...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Aug 10 2017

Maternal and child under-nutrition is believed to be the underlying cause of 3.5 million annual deaths...

The Bangladeshi doctor whose invention...

The Bangladeshi doctor whose invention...

Health & Wellness

Wed, Aug 9 2017

A Bangladeshi doctor’s innovative technique to prevent women from bleeding out after childbirth has been...

Doctors remove 10-year-old dental wire...

Doctors remove 10-year-old dental wire...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Aug 8 2017

The wire had not caused any long-term damage to the woman’s health

Nasim inaugurates nationwide ‘Vitamin...

Nasim inaugurates nationwide ‘Vitamin...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Nearly 22.5 million children, between the ages of six months and five years, will be fed Vitamin A Plus...

US scientists able to alter genes of...

US scientists able to alter genes of...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Aug 3 2017

The embryos, tested in the laboratory, were allowed to develop for only a few days

9-year-old South African becomes third...

9-year-old South African becomes third...

Africa

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The child was given a ten-month course of anti-AIDS medicine until she was one year old, then taken off...

How safe is your salt?

How safe is your salt?

Health & Wellness

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Tests found 91.5% sodium chloride, 7.5% sodium sulphate and 1% moisture in the imported salt

Is chikungunya becoming an...

Is chikungunya becoming an...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Jul 14 2017

'The number was 196 until May 25, which increased to 649 by July 12. So the disease has not spread so...

UT Galveston develops chikungunya...

UT Galveston develops chikungunya...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Though the vaccine had yet to be tested on human subjects, animal trials proved spectacularly...

Brac continues chikungunya awareness...

Brac continues chikungunya awareness...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Brac's warning message on chikungunya, which was posted on its Facebook page on May 17, has already reached...

Fear of sterilisation holds back population...

Fear of sterilisation holds back population...

Health & Wellness

Wed, Jul 12 2017

Although sterilisation is simple procedure, for both men and women, women tend to bear a disproportionate...

Infographic: Europe’s risk of alcohol-related...

Infographic: Europe’s risk of alcohol-related...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Jul 6 2017

European's drinking habits are putting its people at a higher risk of cancer, a report by the United...

The antibiotics death trap

The antibiotics death trap

Health & Wellness

Thu, Jun 29 2017

Misuse of antibiotics will lead to a frightening future where no disease is treatable, experts say

Medical students start campaign to prevent...

Medical students start campaign to prevent...

Health & Wellness

Sat, Jun 17 2017

The campaigners will go from door to door with the aim of alerting people to the fact that the aedis...

Govt to run mass chikungunya awareness...

Govt to run mass chikungunya awareness...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Jun 16 2017

The disease causes painful joints, headaches and sudden onset of fevers

Bacterial, viral diseases on the rise...

Bacterial, viral diseases on the rise...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Jun 4 2017

Unawareness about healthy food habit, hygiene to blame

The hope that AMAL brings for mental...

The hope that AMAL brings for mental...

Health & Wellness

Fri, May 26 2017

Founder of the non-profit organisation Authentic Method of Alternative Learning (AMAL) Esrat Karim Eve...

Patients suffer as doctors take strike...

Patients suffer as doctors take strike...

Health & Wellness

Wed, May 24 2017

Doctors should be punished if they made the mistake, otherwise the students should be punished for their...

Health services too costly for 81% urban...

Health services too costly for 81% urban...

Health & Wellness

Mon, May 22 2017

71.3% of the urban population said the quality of healthcare was poor and 56.4% felt that not enough...

Exploring linkages between faith and...

Exploring linkages between faith and...

Health & Wellness

Sun, May 21 2017

The James P Grant School of Public Health, Georgetown University and Department of Economics and Social...