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Bangladeshi researchers develop advanced...

Bangladeshi researchers develop advanced...

Health

Wed, Oct 25 2017

According to World Health Organisation (WHO), around 240 million people worldwide are living with chronic...

Every year, under-5 mortality comes...

Every year, under-5 mortality comes...

Health

Fri, Oct 20 2017

Pneumonia and diarrhea top the list of infectious diseases, accounting for 16% and 8% deaths globally...

Brac immunises over 167,000 in Cox's...

Brac immunises over 167,000 in Cox's...

Health

Wed, Oct 18 2017

Access to drinking water has been provided to 276,700 people. Sanitation has been provided to...

‘Bangladesh has the highest child marriage...

‘Bangladesh has the highest child marriage...

Health

Thu, Oct 12 2017

The 2nd Bangladesh National Youth Conference on Family Planning (BNYCFP 2017) was organised by International...

Government launches National Scale-up...

Government launches National Scale-up...

Health

Thu, Oct 12 2017

The routine data collected by our health workers are very important as these data are analysed before...

Mental health treatment: 220 doctors...

Mental health treatment: 220 doctors...

Health

Tue, Oct 10 2017

Nearly one-third of Bangladesh's population are suffering from some form of mental disorder, according...

Oral sex spreading unstoppable...

Oral sex spreading unstoppable...

Health

Sun, Oct 1 2017

'Every time you introduce a new class of antibiotic to treat gonorrhoea, the bug becomes resistant,'...

Fighting Down Syndrome with...

Fighting Down Syndrome with...

Weekend Tribune

Tue, Sep 26 2017

A Bangladeshi delegation attends an international conference on Down Syndrome for the first time

20,000 pregnant women face health risk...

20,000 pregnant women face health risk...

Health

Sat, Sep 23 2017

Without proper antenatal care and nutrition, pregnant women could face serious health risks

Three quarters of all Bangladesh doctors...

Three quarters of all Bangladesh doctors...

Health

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Many a doctor working both inside and outside Dhaka said they prefer to serve in the capital as there...

Your tests for jaundice came out negative?...

Your tests for jaundice came out negative?...

Health

Sat, Sep 16 2017

Specialists say lack of awareness about Wilson’s in Bangladesh means that it often remains...

E-cigarettes containing nicotine linked...

E-cigarettes containing nicotine linked...

Health

Mon, Sep 11 2017

The tests found in the 30 minutes after smoking the e-cigarettes containing nicotine, there was a significant...

Can technology help Bangladesh end mass...

Can technology help Bangladesh end mass...

Health

Mon, Aug 28 2017

Long-term exposure to the highly toxic substance - which is colourless, tasteless and odourless but found...

Officials warn of dengue as Chikungunya...

Officials warn of dengue as Chikungunya...

Health

Mon, Aug 21 2017

According to IEDCR, 950 people were diagnosed with Chikungunya at the institution medical centre between...

Do you really need a C-section?

Do you really need a C-section?

Health

Mon, Aug 21 2017

The number of unnecessary C-section surgery is rising in Bangladesh because of exploitative hospitals...

Flood victims suffering from lack of...

Flood victims suffering from lack of...

Nation

Sun, Aug 20 2017

Over 12,700 tube wells have submerged in Kurigram alone, according to the Department of Public Health...

When a cancer hospital needs...

When a cancer hospital needs...

Health

Wed, Aug 2 2017

Mismanagement and lack of equipment plague Bangladesh's only specialised cancer hospital

US proposes cigarette nicotine cut,...

US proposes cigarette nicotine cut,...

Health

Mon, Jul 31 2017

The action shakes up a debate among public health advocates as to whether e-cigarettes represent a health...

WB to provide of $570m loan for health...

WB to provide of $570m loan for health...

Health

Sun, Jul 30 2017

'The bank and the Bangladesh government will work jointly to implement both the health sector and the...

Why 10 million Bangladeshis have Hepatitis...

Why 10 million Bangladeshis have Hepatitis...

Health

Fri, Jul 28 2017

'Although so-called proper donor screening is done prior to blood transfusion every time, they are unable...

Micro-nutrient deficiency prevention...

Micro-nutrient deficiency prevention...

Health

Tue, Jul 25 2017

Dr West emphasised the role of cutting edge biology such as nutritional genomics and proteomics to elucidate...