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    Bangladesh highlights its health sector success stories at UN 

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:06am on December 16, 2018

    Bangladesh had ‘outperformed’ its many South Asian neighbours in health-related achievements, convincingly defying the expert view that economic strength and abundant health resources were the...

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    US judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional, Democrats vow to appeal

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:56am on December 15, 2018

    A federal judge in Texas ruled Friday that the US health care law known as Obamacare is unconstitutional — a ruling that opposition Democrats vowed...

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    Lung cancer needs to be fought adequately

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 14, 2018

    A STUDY on 1,549 women cancer patients who visited the National Institute of Cancer Research and Hospital between January and June finds that 12 per...

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    Health experts on strengthening perinatal healthcare services

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 12:28am on December 11, 2018

    Health experts on Monday stressed on strengthening perinatal health and wash services in healthcare facilities to further reduce infant and maternal mortality rates for building...

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    Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens’ brains

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    Researchers have found ‘different patterns’ in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a...

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    Parties urged to clear plans for healthcare for all

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:14am on December 04, 2018

    Health rights campaigners and common people expect the political parties to make clearly spell out plans in their election manifestos to make the health services...

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    869 new HIV positive patients diagnosed in 2018

    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...

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    Liver diseases need proper treatment

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    WITH 10 million patients afflicted with either Hepatitis B or C and about 40 million suffering from fatty liver disease, a prime cause of liver...

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    50m people with liver diseases in Bangladesh

    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...

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    Health facilities opened in Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camp

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:33am on November 26, 2018

    Health services for people affected by the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh received a boost this week when IOM, the UN Migration Agency, launched two major...