Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2019
Malaria continues to kill people in Bangladesh as the mosquito-borne disease still remains a serious health hazard in hilly and bordering districts....
Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:27pm on April 04, 2019
One in five deaths globally are linked to poor diet, experts said Thursday, warning that overconsumption of sugar, salt and meat was killing millions of...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:44pm on March 12, 2019
Scientists working with the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh have developed a dipstick named Cholkit for rapid, early and effective diagnosis of cholera....
Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 08:01pm on March 02, 2019
Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) will hand over a captured member of Myanmar army to their authorities concerned on Sunday.
Reuters | Updated at 06:49pm on March 02, 2019
The United States health regulators said on Friday a third cancer-causing toxin was found in some blood pressure pills recalled by Hetero Labs Ltd of India a day earlier, adding to a global recall of commonly used drugs to treat hypertension.
United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:38am on January 18, 2019
The government has postponed the National Vitamin A Plus campaign scheduled for Saturday.Institute of public health nutrition on Thursday said it put on hold the...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46pm on December 01, 2018
At least 869 new HIV positive patients were diagnosed in Bangladesh in 2018, according to statistics, the government released Saturday. The newly diagnosed patients raised...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on November 30, 2018
Bangladesh have some 10 million patients with either Hepatitis B or C and about 40 million people suffering from fatty liver disease, experts said on Thursday....
Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 04:03pm on November 12, 2018
The World Health Organisation warned Monday that antibiotics consumption is dangerously high in some countries while a shortage in others is spurring risky misuse, driving...
Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2018
Worldwide Caesarean section use has nearly doubled in two decades and has reached ‘epidemic’ proportions in some countries, doctors warned Friday, highlighting a huge gap in childbirth care between rich and poor mothers....