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    Tight measures taken in Britain, Papua, Australia

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 03:18pm on January 29, 2020

    British Airways on Wednesday said that it had suspended all its flights to and from China owing to the deadly coronavirus...

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    SARS-like virus spreads in China

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 03:00pm on January 20, 2020

    A SARS-like virus has killed a third person, spread around China and reached another Asian country, authorities said Monday, fuelling fears of a major outbreak...

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    Scientists find ‘immune cells’ able to cure tumours from within

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 03:10pm on January 16, 2020

    Lurking deep inside some tumours are ‘factories’ full of immune cells that help the body fight a rearguard action against cancer and are key to helping some patients recover, new research has shown...

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    Cervical cancer kills 14 women in Bangladesh daily

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:34am on January 12, 2020

    Cervical cancer, though preventable, kills at least 14 women in Bangladesh daily. Cervical cancer is also the second highest form of cancer women in Bangladesh suffer from...

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    Vitamin ‘A’ campaign starts across Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:53pm on January 11, 2020

    The national Vitamin A plus campaign began across Bangladesh on Saturday, aiming to feed vitamin A plus capsules to 2.10 crore children aged between 6 to 59 months...

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    Vitamin A Plus campaign Saturday

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:27pm on January 09, 2020

    The national Vitamin ‘A’ Plus campaign would  be held across the country on Saturday to feed high powered Vitamin A capsules to 2.1 crore children, aged between six months to five...

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    Cheaper prosthesis gives new hope to Brazil cancer survivor

    Agence France-Presse . Sao Paulo | Updated at 04:30pm on January 07, 2020

    Denise Vicentin looks in the mirror and bursts into tears...

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    Cold-related diseases affect 5,527 people across country in 24hrs

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:16pm on January 06, 2020

    Various cold-related diseases have affected 5,527 people across Bangladesh in the last 24 hours, the government said on Monday...

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    China approves first home-made HPV vaccine

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha / Xinhua . Beijing | Updated at 02:50pm on January 02, 2020

    China has approved the first domestically produced vaccine against the cancerogenic human papilloma virus, according to the National Medical Products Administration...

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    Multisectoral approach needed for achieving UHC: minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:17am on December 13, 2019

    Health minister Zahid Maleque underscored the need for a multisectoral approach for achieving the Universal Health Coverage. The minister came up with the remark while addressing the...