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    Coronavirus may transmitted through digestive system

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 04:59pm on February 02, 2020

    According to a report by Xinhua via Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha, Chinese experts warned that the novel coronavirus could be transmitted through the digestive system. Besides, mother-to-children transmission is possible too...

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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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    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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    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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    PM for giving free

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:19pm on December 11, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday vowed to eliminate leprosy from the country before 2030, urging local pharmaceutical companies to produce medicines for the leprosy...

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    HC allows organ donation also to known people

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:44pm on December 05, 2019

    The High Court Division in a verdict Thursday allowed the donation of human organs to  known persons also on emotional grounds. It directed the government...

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    Year 2019 sees boom in successful gene therapy

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 02:45pm on December 05, 2019

    In the summer, a mother in Nashville with a seemingly incurable genetic disorder finally found an end to her suffering — by editing her genome....

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    Samoa in lockdown amid measles battle

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 02:48pm on December 05, 2019

    Samoa entered a two-day lockdown Thursday as authorities launched an unprecedented mass vaccination campaign to contain a deadly measles outbreak that has devastated the Pacific...