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App-based Ural EMS provides medical...

App-based Ural EMS provides medical...

Health

Wed, Sep 26 2018

Earlier, people had to contact a hospital to call for an ambulance, but with this app, people can significantly...

Dengue prevalence rising

Dengue prevalence rising

Health

Fri, Sep 14 2018

According to an official of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), dengue has so far claimed...

SUST develops cancer cell detection...

SUST develops cancer cell detection...

Science

Fri, Sep 7 2018

The diagnosis process will take only five to ten minutes

Govt moves to hike license, renewal...

Govt moves to hike license, renewal...

Regulations

Fri, Sep 7 2018

The government is going to raise the fees for the first time since 1982

Progga: Bangladesh did little to implement...

Progga: Bangladesh did little to implement...

Nation

Thu, Sep 6 2018

Tobacco consumption came down to 18.5% (relative reduction) in 2017, a government research finds

1.4 billion risk disease from lack of...

1.4 billion risk disease from lack of...

Health

Wed, Sep 5 2018

With richer nations enjoying an increasingly comfortable, sedentary lifestyle, a study by the World Health...

Dengue strikes again, claims 10 lives...

Dengue strikes again, claims 10 lives...

Dhaka

Sun, Sep 2 2018

2,700 people were infected in 2018 so far

First batch of professional midwives...

First batch of professional midwives...

Health

Sat, Sep 1 2018

A total of 1,143 midwives – 593 from the first batch, and 550 from the second batch – took...

Study: Air pollution harms cognitive...

Study: Air pollution harms cognitive...

D2

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The World Health Organization estimates that 4.6 million people die each year from causes directly attributable...

Study: Low-carb diet could shorten...

Study: Low-carb diet could shorten...

D2

Thu, Aug 23 2018

A low-carb diet could shorten life expectancy by up to four years, a study suggests

ICDDR,B honours 20 staff for outstanding...

20 ICDDR,B staff recognized for outstanding...

Health

Fri, Aug 3 2018

Half of them had conducted an initial risk assessment in the Rohingya refugee camps in Cox’s...

One-third children under age of five...

One-third children under age of five...

Health

Wed, Aug 1 2018

The government has already undertaken a good number of initiatives to tackle the stunting crisis through...

Dhaka at risk of dengue outbreak

Dhaka at risk of dengue outbreak

Dhaka

Tue, Jul 31 2018

Thousands of dengue cases have been reported so far this year in Bangladesh, resulting in the deaths...

Pain in the brain

Pain in the brain

Weekend Tribune

Sat, Jul 28 2018

5 yoga poses to combat migraine

WHO: Urgent increase in hepatitis testing,...

WHO: Urgent increase in hepatitis testing,...

Health

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Bangladesh, alongside the rest of the world, is observing World Hepatitis Day 2018 to raise awareness...

World Hepatitis Day today

World Hepatitis Day today

Health

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina both issued separate messages on the...

Survey: 10 million people infected with...

Survey: 10 million people infected with...

Health

Sat, Jul 28 2018

The prevalence rate of hepatitis B (HBV) in Bangladesh is 5.1%, while that for hepatitis C (HCV) is...

Study: Ebola infects woman's husband,...

Female Ebola survivor infects...

Health

Tue, Jul 24 2018

The virus appears to have "re-emerged" after the woman gave birth to a fourth son

Controversial butt-enhancement surgery...

Controversial butt-enhancement surgery...

D2

Sat, Jul 21 2018

The celebrity plastic surgeon who carried out the operation went on the run after using harmful...

What could be the source of higher blood...

What could be the source of higher blood...

Health

Wed, Jul 18 2018

A study was conducted on 430 pregnant women of Bangladesh to analyse BLL in their bodies

Tougher punishment for false mental...

Tougher punishment for false mental...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 16 2018

Cabinet approves Mental Health Act draft, which will replace the 105-year-old Lunacy Act