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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...

The fourth Café Scientifique on addressing...

The fourth Café Scientifique on addressing...

Health

Mon, Jan 14 2019

This event saw non- specialists and experts coming together to form an environment that encourages openness...

Cold-related diseases breakout in...

Cold-related diseases breakout in...

Nation

Wed, Jan 9 2019

People infected with the diseases are visiting upazila and district-level hospitals every day but face...

Rotavirus strikes again

Rotavirus strikes again

Health

Sat, Dec 29 2018

The virus is transmitted through the fecal-oral, and possibly via the respiratory, route

Unicef: 80 adolescents to die of AIDS...

Unicef: 80 adolescents to die of AIDS...

Health

Sat, Dec 1 2018

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (Unicef) published a report on AIDS on...

USAID project Shukhi Jibon

USAID project Shukhi Jibon

Health

Thu, Nov 29 2018

Pathfinder International, in partnership with IntraHealth International, will implement the project for...

Govt, stakeholders urged to resolve...

Govt, stakeholders urged to resolve...

Health

Mon, Nov 26 2018

Bangladesh’s position in the Global Human Development Index will improve if the sanitation crisis...

330,000 Rohingyas, host community to...

330,000 Rohingyas, host community to...

Health

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Nearly 2.2 million doses of oral cholera vaccines have been dispensed among Rohingya refugees and their...

Mercury content dangerously high in...

Mercury content dangerously high in...

Health

Fri, Nov 16 2018

Bangladesh is a lucrative market for four out of the top five skin lightening products that contain hazardous...

Contraceptive use growing slowly among...

Contraceptive use growing slowly among...

Health

Tue, Nov 13 2018

World set to miss contraception goal leaving millions of women behind