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Study finds 80% of cholera infections...

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...

‘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 of drinking...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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)...

Diarrhoea patients on the rise at...

Diarrhoea patients on the rise at...

Health

Fri, Apr 20 2018

As of April 8, around 2000 patients were admitted

First bone marrow transplant in...

First bone marrow transplant in...

Health

Thu, Apr 19 2018

The transplant was done on 48 year-old Ifte Ara on April 1, and she was released on April 18

Bangladeshi doctors take new approach...

Bangladeshi doctors take new approach...

Health

Sat, Apr 7 2018

The process, stent retriever, does not require any kind of surgery

Stroke and epilepsy are on the

Stroke and epilepsy are on the

Health

Sat, Apr 7 2018

The concerned department of the government has taken strong measures to tackle this issue

Report: Discrimination exacerbates malnutrition...

Report: Discrimination exacerbates malnutrition...

Health

Tue, Mar 27 2018

Malnutrition has been on the rise in Bangladesh, with the number of malnourished people increasing by...

Free surgery for children with cleft...

Free surgery for children with cleft...

Health

Tue, Mar 27 2018

Charitable organization Cleft UK and DMCH Burn and Plastic surgery unit are jointly performing the...

Experts: MDR TB still poses significant...

Experts: MDR TB still poses significant...

Health

Thu, Mar 22 2018

Bangladesh is still among the 30 countries most vulnerable to TB

Child kidney transplants now feasible...

Child kidney transplants now feasible...

Health

Sun, Mar 18 2018

Bangladesh is becoming an example in the field of children’s kidney treatment, with only the required...

Microplastic found in bottled drinking...

Microplastic found in bottled drinking...

Health

Thu, Mar 15 2018

The global average density for 259 bottles across 11 global brands was 325 microplastic particles per...