• Friday, Jul 20, 2018
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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...

Law & Rights

Mon, Jul 16 2018

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

WHO recognises 'compulsive sexual behaviour'...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Jul 15 2018

Although WHO recognises it as a mental disorder, the UN health body insists more research is needed before...

Nasim inaugurates ‘Vitamin A plus 2018’...

Health

Sat, Jul 14 2018

'These vaccines will prevent our children from getting night blindness' 

Child autism rates twice as high in...

Health

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Researchers examined the children during door-to-door visits in 85 areas selected at random from 30 districts...

Vitamin-A Plus campaign to be held on...

Health

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Vitamin-A is crucial to preventing childhood blindness and reducing child mortality

In Bangladesh, people are eating more...

Health

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Fish is widely known as a healthy food, rich in protein and other nutrients, so how can this be?

Study: Air pollution plays significant...

Health

Sun, Jul 1 2018

Diabetes affects more than 420 million people globally and is one of the world's fastest growing...

Hepatitis E outbreak in Chittagong

Health

Wed, Jun 27 2018

As many as 178 people in the city’s Halishahar area are infected with the virus

80% cholera infections spread among...

Health

Tue, Jun 26 2018

The researchers sequenced the genomes of all the samples to find out how the cholera strains from each...

‘Budget protects tobacco companies rather...

Health

Sun, Jun 24 2018

'If the country wants to achieve SDGs they need a healthier nation. For that tobacco consumption...

Special: Increasing salinity endangers...

Nation

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The coastal salinity has left residents of southern Bangladesh in a lost cost-benefit situation

WHO classifies gaming addiction as mental...

Health

Tue, Jun 19 2018

Many parents will have thought it for a long time, but they now have a

WHO: Tobacco responsible for 1 in 5...

Health

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Cardiovascular diseases are the top tobacco-related cause of premature death in Bangladesh, according...

WHO: Smoking down, but tobacco use still...

Health

Thu, May 31 2018

Tobacco kills more than seven million people a year and many people know that it increases the risk of...

Bangladesh ranked 5th in new report...

Health

Wed, May 23 2018

At least 49,000 children in the country are carrying latent tuberculosis and need preventive therapy,...

Health minister promises universal healthcare...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 23 2018

Minister of Health and Family Welfare Mohammed Nasim said the government is committed to achieving

TraumaLink emergency response teams...

Health

Tue, May 22 2018

These volunteers have already provided countless lifesaving services or aid, often getting accident victims...

WHO DG praises Bangladesh for improved...

Health

Mon, May 21 2018

Bangladesh Health Minister Mohammed Nasim met with World Health Organization Director General Dr Tedros...

Walk the Talk: WHO stages marathon to...

Health

Sun, May 20 2018

The event was aimed at raising awareness about the importance of physical activities to maintain a healthy...

Health Policy Dialogue of icddr,b held...

Health

Sat, Apr 28 2018

It was organized by the European Union supported Strengthening Health, Applying Research Evidence (SHARE)...