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What happens when you mix lead and...

What happens when you mix lead and...

Health

Fri, Feb 9 2018

According to WHO, lead is a cumulative toxicant that affects multiple body systems and is particularly...

icddr,b, faith Bangladesh organise workshop...

icddr,b, faith Bangladesh organise workshop...

Health

Thu, Feb 8 2018

Bangladesh Ministry of Social Welfare estimates that there are more than 1.4 million people with ASD...

Study: Sanitation helps improve health...

Study: Sanitation helps improve health...

Health

Tue, Jan 30 2018

The study, published on Monday in The Lancet Global Health, examined the health and growth of children...

Study: Female RMG workers suffer from...

Study: Female RMG workers suffer from...

Labour

Mon, Jan 15 2018

The study showed that almost 60% of the female garment workers Bangladesh have experienced some forms...

The ongoing fight in public health

The ongoing fight in public health

Uncategorized

Mon, Dec 18 2017

icddr,b’s contribution to our War of Independence made a difference beyond health care

ICDDR,B signs MoU with Nepal’s Department...

ICDDR,B signs MoU with Nepal’s Department...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 8 2017

The MoU will provide a great opportunity for the NPHF to improve Nepal’s health sector through...

icddr,b launches research to prevent...

icddr,b launches research to prevent...

Health & Wellness

Wed, Nov 8 2017

'One in every seven births is affected by gestational diabetes, and two out of every five women with...

Swedish Ambassador praises ICDDRB for...

Swedish Ambassador praises ICDDRB for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 31 2017

She made the applause during her visit to some Uppsalla University masters’ students at Dhaka’s ICDDRB...

ICDDRB receives 2017 Hilton Humanitarian...

ICDDRB receives 2017 Hilton Humanitarian...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 13 2017

Hilton Foundation President and CEO Peter Laugharn in his address lauded ICDDRB's role in public health...

Bangladeshi doctor's innovative use...

Bangladeshi doctor's innovative use...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Oct 12 2017

So far, around 600 children have benefited from Dr Chisti's low-cost device

icddr,b joins global network to eradicate...

icddr,b joins global network to eradicate...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Oct 5 2017

If the roadmap can be implemented, up to 20 countries will be cholera-free by 2030

BSMMU, BMJ and ICDDRB sign MoU to strengthen...

BSMMU, BMJ and ICDDRB sign MoU to strengthen...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Aug 29 2017

The scope of the agreement includes the sharing of facilities, knowledge and experience

ICDDRB to receive $2 million Hilton...

ICDDRB to receive $2 million Hilton...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 23 2017

'The prize will help support our current research efforts to move forward our in-house pipeline of new,...

Violence against women is creating a...

Violence against women is creating a...

Law & Rights

Fri, Aug 11 2017

It found 60-74% of married women had been subjected to violence by their husbands, and that these women...

MSF holds symposium on sexual and gender-based...

MSF holds symposium on sexual and gender-based...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 27 2017

The need for medical and psychological care has to be met to help the victims with their trauma

Study: 4 in 10 kids have their first...

Study: 4 in 10 kids have their first...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 11 2017

Adolescents are being influenced to smoke by their peers, smoker parents and siblings, and tobacco...

Bacterial, viral diseases on the rise...

Bacterial, viral diseases on the rise...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Jun 4 2017

Unawareness about healthy food habit, hygiene to blame

Strong women, weak men

Strong women, weak men

Law & Rights

Thu, May 25 2017

The study revealed that men strongly perceive that development policies and women’s empowerment initiatives...

‘Women-centred approach not best way...

‘Women-centred approach not best way...

Dhaka

Thu, May 18 2017

'Violence against women is preventable even in low-income and patriarchal settings such as those in Dhaka...

Experts: Lack of real-time data causes...

Experts: Lack of real-time data causes...

Development

Sun, Apr 2 2017

The lack of data makes it difficult for the government to make proper decisions for urban healthcare...

Ex-health secy Monjurul new COO of...

Ex-health secy Monjurul new COO of...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Feb 16 2017

Former health secretary Syed Monjurul Islam will be taking over the role of COO for ICDDR,B from...