Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 03:10:23 PM
Bangladesh’s 1.8cr people at risk of malaria

Bangladesh’s 1.8cr people at risk of malaria

There are 13 malaria-prone districts in Bangladesh. About 1.80 crore people of 71 upazilas of those districts are at risk of malaria disease. Even about 91 percent of the country's malaria patients are from these areas.

2019-04-18 20:57:08
Bangladesh’s child mortality rate curbs by 75pc: Dr Momen

Bangladesh’s child mortality rate curbs by 75pc: Dr Momen

Various initiatives taken by the government helped decrease the child mortality rate by 75 percent in the country, says Dr Momen...

2019-04-17 18:18:57
Put emphasis on health awareness: PM

Put emphasis on health awareness: PM

Putting emphasis on the need to make people aware about their health, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urged people for having balanced diet and to do exercise regularly in a bid to prevent diseases....

2019-04-16 17:06:20
Maiden ‘Nat’l Health Services Week’ April 16-20

Maiden ‘Nat’l Health Services Week’ April 16-20

The government is set to observe the first ever National Health Services Week, slated for April 16-20...

2019-04-15 18:27:51
Bhutan to seek physicians from Bangladesh: Dr Lotay Tshering

Bhutan to seek physicians from Bangladesh: Dr Lotay Tshering

"I will request PM Sheikh Hasina to support us with some (medical) specialists that will be an immediate help for Bhutan”, says Bhutan PM...

2019-04-11 14:39:39
Effectiveness of antibiotics curbs, threat rises: Study

Effectiveness of antibiotics curbs, threat rises: Study

Most of the people are becoming antibiotic resistant, says study

2019-04-10 20:09:11
Nobel Prize-winning biologist Sydney Brenner dies

Nobel Prize-winning biologist Sydney Brenner dies

Sydney Brenner, a Nobel Prize-winning biologist who helped decipher the genetic code and...

2019-04-07 10:31:45
Country to produce Tuberculosis medicine soon

Country to produce Tuberculosis medicine soon

Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque said medicine for tuberculosis will be produced in Bangladesh soon.

2019-04-04 15:32:28
Missing SPF on eyelids a 'cancer risk'

Missing SPF on eyelids a 'cancer risk'

Failing to apply moisturiser with sun protection factor (SPF) and sunscreen properly to the face, particularly around eyes, could be putting people at risk of skin cancer, a study suggests.

2019-04-04 15:24:01
Cyclone-hit Mozambique fight growing cholera outbreak

Cyclone-hit Mozambique fight growing cholera outbreak

Mozambicans lined up Wednesday to get cholera vaccines in the cyclone-hit city of Beira...

2019-04-03 21:59:44
Prof Azad reappointed health services DG

Prof Azad reappointed health services DG

The government has appointed Prof Abul Kalam Azad as Director General (DG) for... 

2019-03-27 19:36:20
Woman gives birth to twin 26 days after a boy

Woman gives birth to twin 26 days after a boy

A woman gives birth to twin at a Jashore hospital, 26 days after she gave birth to a baby boy ...

2019-03-26 10:58:52
Don't watch gunman's video' - clinical psychologist

Don't watch gunman's video' - clinical psychologist

A clinical psychologist has warned the public not to watch horrific footage of the massacre in a Christchurch mosque today.

2019-03-15 16:43:24
5 children die of kidney disease every hour

5 children die of kidney disease every hour

Approximately five children die of kidney disease every hour in the world, said doctors of Pediatric Nephrology Society of Bangladesh (PNSB).

2019-03-14 21:44:55
Free treatment at govt hospitals Mar 17

Free treatment at govt hospitals Mar 17

All the government hospitals, clinics and healthcare centers, at the outdoor...

2019-03-13 19:13:22