Sunday, November 17, 2019, 10:46:22 PM
New physicians to stay for 2-yr at first duty place

New physicians to stay for 2-yr at first duty place

The newly appointed physicians have to stay at their duty place in the upazila for at least two years from the beginning of their services.

2019-11-14 19:52:58
Left-handed women's quirk over sense of smell

Left-handed women's quirk over sense of smell

Scientists say they have discovered a biological anomaly that could change how we understand our sense of smell.

2019-11-08 13:20:50
Nearly 3 quarters of Bangladeshi firms don’t offer childcare: IFC study

Nearly 3 quarters of Bangladeshi firms don’t offer childcare: IFC study

Seventy-seven percent of companies surveyed in Bangladesh do not yet offer childcare options to their employees

2019-11-06 19:39:49
HC seeks info about death toll from dengue

HC seeks info about death toll from dengue

The High Court asked the authorities concerned to provide the actual number of people who died of dengue fever this year.

2019-11-06 17:51:58
10 doctors against 141 posts for 68 jails

10 doctors against 141 posts for 68 jails

There are only 10 physicians against 141 posts for the total 68 prisons across the country

2019-11-05 15:11:28
US judge blocks Trump immigrant health insurance rule

US judge blocks Trump immigrant health insurance rule

A US judge has temporarily blocked a rule proposed by President Donald Trump that would require immigrants to prove they will have health insurance within 30 days of arrival in the US, or can pay for medical care.

2019-11-03 12:07:17
J&J recalls baby powder on asbestos concern

J&J recalls baby powder on asbestos concern

Johnson & Johnson on Friday recalled a single batch of its baby powder as a precaution after government testing found trace amounts of asbestos in one bottle bought online.

2019-10-19 12:42:15
49413 students pass MBBS entry test

49413 students pass MBBS entry test

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has published the result of MBBS admission test 2019-20 academic session on Tuesday (Oct 15) afternoon.

2019-10-15 17:12:49
MBBS entry test results in afternoon

MBBS entry test results in afternoon

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) is set to publish the result of MBBS admission test on Tuesday (Oct 15) afternoon

2019-10-15 14:50:15
Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was jointly awarded to three scientists — William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza — for their work on how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability. 

2019-10-07 16:24:14
Nobel season opens with Medicine Prize

Nobel season opens with Medicine Prize

The announcement of the Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday opens an unusual 2019 Nobel season

2019-10-07 14:56:03
Impose ban on e-cigarettes: Speakers

Impose ban on e-cigarettes: Speakers

Speakers at a press conference urged the government to impose a ban on e-cigarettes in Bangladesh considering its harmful effects on health.

2019-10-03 19:49:09
Sale of heartburn drug suspended over cancer fears

Sale of heartburn drug suspended over cancer fears

US retailer CVS has become the latest to suspend the sale of a heartburn drug being investigated for links to cancer.

2019-09-29 19:54:33
Bangladesh bans Ranitidine

Bangladesh bans Ranitidine

The Department of Drug Administration of Bangladesh has banned the import of raw materials, production and sale of ranitidine, used to treat ailments such as heartburn and ulcers by decreasing the amount of stomach acid.

2019-09-29 17:46:06
Medical centre at embassies for Bangladeshi expatriates

Medical centre at embassies for Bangladeshi expatriates

Initiatives will be taken to set up medical center at the embassy for health services of expatriates Bangladeshis, said minister...

2019-09-29 15:52:33