Manzur H Maswood

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    Death toll from dengue crosses 200

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2019

    At least six more people died of dengue on Tuesday and Wednesday with the total death tally reaching 203, the latest casualty of the six...

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    More young suffer from spinal cord injury in Bangladesh

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:20am on September 06, 2019

    More young people in Bangladesh suffer from spinal cord injury that brings devastating and burdensome life-threating condition to them, studies show. The spinal cord injury...

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    Dengue patients likely to increase again

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:00am on September 03, 2019

    The dengue hospitalization rate declined in the last couple of weeks but experts said that there  was no reason to be optimistic right now. The...

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    Red tape hides actual dengue death figures

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:00am on August 27, 2019

    In the face of a phenomenal rise in dengue infections in Bangladesh this year, the government agency tasked to monitor the diseases has resorted to...

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    Improper care blamed for worse conditions, deaths

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019

    Improper management of dengue patients at their critical stage by district-level hospitals and private hospitals in Dhaka are leading to worst consequences like catastrophic health...

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    Two more die in capital

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 04:46pm on August 21, 2019

    The government on Wednesday increased dengue death toll to 47 from 40 on August 11. Dengue killed at least 120 people across the country since...

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    Next 7 days crucial: government

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 03:49pm on August 17, 2019

    With four more dengue patients dead and 1,460 others hospitalised on Saturday, the Directorate General of Health Services said the next seven days would be...

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    Dhaka hospitals crowded with referred patients

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:25pm on August 10, 2019

    Dengue patients referred by hospitals in the outlying districts were surging in Dhaka hospitals before Eid, indicating the rise in Dengue patients across the country....

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    Dengue spreads all over

    Manzur H Maswood and Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:14am on August 09, 2019

    People with dengue virus leaving the capital for home to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha may infect innumerable people with the virus around the country. On Thursday, one...

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    Shock syndrome causes most dengue deaths

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:12am on August 08, 2019

    At least three more dengue patients died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital on Wednesday, where so far 20 dengue patients died, DMCH assistant director Nasir...