Agence France-Presse . Copenhagen | Updated at 01:06pm on August 29, 2019
Measles cases are skyrocketing in Europe and the disease is surging in four countries previously considered to have eliminated it, including the United Kingdom...
Agence France-Presse. Dhaka | Updated at 04:38pm on August 02, 2019
Bangladeshi twins who were joined at the head were recovering Friday after Hungarian surgeons performed a marathon 30-hour operation to separate their skulls and brains.
Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:01am on July 28, 2019
Bangladesh is among the first four countries in WHO South-East Asia Region to achieve Hepatitis B control, with prevalence of the deadly disease dropping to...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:32am on June 21, 2019
About two crore children, aged between six months and five years, will be administered Vitamin A plus capsules under a national campaign on Saturday.Children, aged...
United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:53am on June 18, 2019
Some 2.2 billion people around the world do not have safely-managed drinking...
Agence France-Presse . Patna, India | Updated at 05:21pm on June 12, 2019
At least 31 children have died in northern India in the last 10 days from a deadly brain disease believed linked to a toxic substance...
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 06:27pm on March 08, 2018
One in every four adolescents in Bangladesh is still suffering from stunting and the rate is higher in rural areas than urban areas, finds a...
Reuters | Updated at 07:08pm on December 05, 2017
The Philippines has ordered French drugmaker Sanofi to stop the sale, distribution and marketing of its Dengvaxia dengue vaccine in the country after the company...
Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:40am on October 11, 2017
The world had 10 times as many obese children and teenagers last year than in 1975, but underweight kids still outnumbered them, a study said...