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    Authorities must act on fresh dengue warning

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 04, 2019

    A WARNING that dengue infection could intensify consequent on the prediction of rainfall for two to three weeks this month should be an early reminder...

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    President in London for treatment

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:27am on September 01, 2019

    President M Abdul Hamid arrived in London for health checkup and eye treatment on Saturday afternoon local time...

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    Dengue reporting mechanism must be shored up

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2019

    DENGUE infection, which appears to have lessened in force with reported hospital admissions coming down almost by a third over a week or so, continues...

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    Acid, lead from expired batteries risk health, environment

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 12:00am on August 26, 2019

    Acid, lead and other harmful chemicals from over 3,00,000 expired batteries, used in auto-rickshaws and motorised three-wheelers, are posing a serious threat to human health...

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    KU study finds health risk in handling notes

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    Currency notes move from hand to hand collecting dirt and bacteria that make people very uncomfortable to touch them. But, according to research by a...

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    Five more die of dengue, 1,200 hospitalised

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24pm on August 13, 2019

    A man died of dengue at Khulna Medical College Hospital early Tuesday. The victim was Russell, 32, from Gopalganj. Khulna civil surgeon Abdur Razzak said...

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    Six more die as dengue patients keep crowding hospitals

    Tapos Kanti Das | Updated at 09:34pm on August 12, 2019

    Six more people die of dengue at hospitals in Dhaka, Rajshshi and Rangpur on between Sunday evening and Monday evening as hospitalisation and death caused...

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    UN flags need to cut meat to curb land use impact on global warming

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:04am on August 09, 2019

    Global meat consumption must fall to curb global warming, reduce growing strains on land and water and improve food security, health and biodiversity, a United...

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    Hospitals overflow with patients

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on August 03, 2019

    With the dengue menace rapidly growing in the capital for quite some time and across the country now, the number of patients with the disease...

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    Dengue goes unabated, 2 more die

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:51pm on August 01, 2019

    Dengue claimed at least two more lives on Wednesday night as the menace was getting worse every day. At least 1,712 new dengue patients were...