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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

Experts for ensuring antibiotic-free...

Experts for ensuring antibiotic-free...

Business

Mon, Feb 25 2019

They said the government needs to emphasize on increasing the intake of eggs and poultry meat among...

PM for more WHO engagement to achieve...

PM for more WHO engagement to achieve...

Health

Sat, Feb 16 2019

She says Bangladesh has made a remarkable improvement in health sector

Health minister: Six doctors for each...

Health minister: Six doctors for each...

Health

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Regarding the recent drives by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) at several hospitals, the minister...

Orbis International inaugurates Child-friendly...

Orbis International inaugurates Child-friendly...

Health

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Orbis International Bangladesh provided technical support for set up of the unit, with financial support...

WHO envoy: Bangladesh needs another...

WHO envoy: Bangladesh needs another...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 10 2019

The WHO Goodwill Ambassador said once a country achieves the elimination goal, it considers that to be...

Lead, pesticides, antibiotics found...

Lead, pesticides, antibiotics found...

Dhaka

Sun, Feb 10 2019

Govt survey finds high levels of contaminants in dairy products

Bangladesh set to begin kidney transplant...

Bangladesh set to begin kidney transplant...

Health

Sat, Feb 9 2019

A surgical team from Korea, due in Dhaka Sunday, will conduct the first ever transplant from...

Malaysia ranks 1st in global healthcare...

Malaysia ranks 1st in global healthcare...

World

Thu, Feb 7 2019

Another Asian country, Thailand, also made the International Living list

Cancer survivors recount their stories...

Cancer survivors recount their stories...

Nation

Sun, Feb 3 2019

Their stories of fighting the disease inspired the audience, leaving some of them in tears

International symposium on ‘Community...

International symposium on ‘Community...

Nation

Thu, Jan 31 2019

The CHWs are unsung heroes and have been a powerful workforce in promoting health services around the...

Your smartphone might be the cause of...

Your smartphone might be the cause of...

Health

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Researchers were aiming to elucidate the cause of a syndrome known as 'text neck'

61% leather workers have health...

61% leather workers have health...

Health

Sun, Jan 27 2019

OSHE foundation unveiled a baseline report titled 'Occupation Health and Safety Baseline Study in...

Study reveals obesity among urban poor...

Study reveals obesity among urban poor...

Health

Sun, Jan 27 2019

According to the study, the combined overweight and obesity rate among slum dwellers in the capital is...

Five brands are selling substandard...

Five brands are selling substandard...

Health

Mon, Jan 21 2019

The companies are Yummy Yummy, Aqua Mineral, CFB, Osma and Sinmin

Nat’l Burn Institute – A boon for burn...

Nat’l Burn Institute – A boon for burn...

Health

Sat, Jan 19 2019

Named after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the 500-bed institute will soon have a skin bank

Diabetic? Who, me?

Diabetic? Who, me?

Health

Fri, Jan 18 2019

Two out of every three persons over 30 years do not know about diabetes although almost a third of the...

Vitamin A-plus capsules for Rohingya...

Vitamin A-plus capsules for Rohingya...

Nation

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Bandarban Civil Surgeon Dr Aungshui Praw Marma said that the children in remote areas, including the...