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    Tofa-Tahura go home after successful operation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha | Updated at 06:16pm on September 10, 2017

    Tofa and Tahura, the 10-month-old babies from Gaibandha, left hospital for home today after getting well following a complicated surgical...

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    What happens in brain to make us ‘catch’ yawns

    BBC | Updated at 11:35am on September 03, 2017

    You may well be yawning just reading this - it's contagious. Now researchers have looked at what happens in our brains to trigger that response...

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    Why three sections of Organ Transplantation Act not be declared unconstitutional: HC

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:45pm on August 24, 2017

    The High Court issued a rule asking the authorities concerned to explain why three sections (2ga, 3, and 6) of the Organ Transplantation Act-1999 will...

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    Sperm count drop ‘could make humans extinct’

    BBC | Updated at 08:10am on July 26, 2017

    Humans could become extinct if sperm counts in men continue to fall at current rates, a doctor has warned...

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    Hunt for HIV cure turns to cancer drugs

    BBC | Updated at 09:40am on July 24, 2017

    The outstanding progress in boosting the immune system to treat cancer may help unlock a cure for HIV, according to scientists meeting in Paris...

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    Muscle test ‘benefits injured footballers’

    BBC | Updated at 10:20am on June 23, 2017

    A new way of measuring the severity of muscle injuries could help footballers return to action more quickly, research suggests. Spanish scientists said passing a...

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    Marriage 'provides a health boost'

    BBC | Updated at 09:25am on June 07, 2017

    Marriage appears to be good for your health, boosting your survival chances if you have a major heart risk factor such as high cholesterol, say researchers...

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    Drug shrinks ovarian tumours in trial

    BBC | Updated at 02:25pm on June 03, 2017

    A new targeted treatment for ovarian cancer has shown ‘very promising’ results in women in the advanced stages of the disease...

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    Global diarrhoea deaths down by a third

    BBC | Updated at 12:04pm on June 02, 2017

    The number of children dying worldwide of diarrhoea fell by a third between 2005 and 2015, researchers have found. The Lancet study...

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    Health sector allocation goes down

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:32pm on June 01, 2017

    Finance minister AMA Muhith on Thursday proposed 4.04 percent of the total outlay of the proposed budget Tk400,266 crore for 2017-18 fiscal year...