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The fight against dengue

The fight against dengue

Editorial

Sat, Oct 13 2018

Last year’s chikungunya outbreak is still fresh in our minds, and frighteningly, dengue this year...

A silent killer lurking around...

A silent killer lurking around...

Rahad Abir

Sat, Oct 13 2018

Do we have a plan for dengue prevention?

Dengue fever death toll hits highest...

Dengue fever death toll hits highest...

Health

Sat, Oct 13 2018

According to sources at the Health Emergency and Control Room of Directorate General of Health Services...

Prevention is  better than cure

Prevention is better than cure

Opinion

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The dengue outbreak could be bigger this year than in the past

Dengue prevalence rising

Dengue prevalence rising

Health

Fri, Sep 14 2018

According to an official of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), dengue has so far claimed...

Before the fever spreads

Before the fever spreads

Editorial

Wed, Sep 5 2018

In scenarios such as these, it is important for health officials to be prepared

Your definitive guide to fighting dengue...

Your definitive guide to fighting dengue...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Until there is a vaccine for dengue, it’s best to prevent and take precautions

Dhaka at risk of dengue outbreak

Dhaka at risk of dengue outbreak

Dhaka

Tue, Jul 31 2018

Thousands of dengue cases have been reported so far this year in Bangladesh, resulting in the deaths...

Prevention is better than cure

Prevention is better than cure

Editorial

Sat, Mar 10 2018

Bangladesh has had a history of dengue outbreaks

DG health: Dengue outbreak may be bigger...

DG health: Dengue outbreak may be bigger...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 9 2018

There is no possibility of Chikungunya outbreak this year, says DGHS Prof Dr Abul Kalam Azad

Thousands hit by malaria, dengue as...

Thousands hit by malaria, dengue as...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 7 2017

About 13,000 people are ill with diarrhea and respiratory infections in densely populated Bangladesh...

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...

First Chikungunya, now dengue strikes...

First Chikungunya, now dengue strikes...

Health

Fri, Jul 21 2017

Dengue is spread by two mosquito species-Aedes aegypti and to a lesser extent Aedes albopictus-both of...

A failure to execute

A failure to execute

Editorial

Tue, Jul 18 2017

The crisis has been the result of a disastrous failure of coordination and communication

Did Bangladesh slip up in chikungunya...

Did Bangladesh slip up in chikungunya...

Health

Tue, Jul 18 2017

According to data collected from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), thousands of cases...

DNCC Mayor Annisul: City corporations...

DNCC Mayor Annisul: City corporations...

Dhaka

Fri, Jul 14 2017

'City dwellers also have to take responsibility to keep their city clean'

A symptom of profound inequality

A symptom of profound inequality

Anika Rahman

Sat, Jul 1 2017

How can we address the problem of chikungunya and other viruses?

DU student dies from alleged wrong...

DU student dies from alleged wrong...

Dhaka

Thu, May 18 2017

Agitating students demanded punishment for the doctors responsible for the alleged misdiagnosis.

Dengue in Dhaka on the rise

Dengue in Dhaka on the rise

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 10 2016

Following high levels of rainfall in Dhaka city in July, hospitals in the capital have been reporting...