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Deadly 'long-lost disease' rages through...

Deadly 'long-lost disease' rages through...

Health

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Diphtheria has already claimed the lives of at least 30 refugees, mostly children

2,700 people infected with diphtheria...

2,700 people infected with diphtheria...

Nation

Thu, Jan 4 2018

Rohingya refugees are at the risk of suffering from a possible outbreak of diphtheria, said a WHO report...

Rohingyas at risk of deadly diphtheria...

Rohingyas at risk of deadly diphtheria...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 29 2017

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has treated around 2,000 patients in the past few weeks and is receiving...

Save the Children tackles diphtheria...

Save the Children tackles diphtheria...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 14 2017

Save the Children has commenced the roll out of a home visit programmes to provide families of diphtheria...

Anti-diphtheria vaccination drive launched...

Anti-diphtheria vaccination drive launched...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 12 2017

Accelerated immunisation will cover nearly 255,000 children in Ukhiya and Teknaf upazilas

WHO fears deadly diphtheria outbreak...

WHO fears deadly diphtheria outbreak...

Nation

Wed, Nov 29 2017

Many of the refugees were not vaccinated against diphtheria as children so there is little immunity against...