Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 07:29pm on May 29, 2019
About 97 per cent of people in Bangladesh are at the risk of non-communicable diseases as most of the metabolic and behavioural risk factors for...
Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:24am on May 25, 2019
The habit of consuming unhealthy iftar items during Ramadan is increasing the risk of a wide range of diseases.The fatty, deep-fried, processed, spicy and salty...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:46pm on May 16, 2019
Health minister Zahid Maleque said on Thursday that presence of at least 20 per cent doctors at their workplaces could not be ensured despite...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:59pm on April 27, 2019
Hepatology Society, Dhaka, has alerted city dwellers about spread of jaundice this summer. At a scientific seminar in the capital’s Banglamotor, they said their...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:04pm on April 25, 2019
At least 59 per cent of marriage occurs in Bangladesh when the brides are still in their adolescence.And the large number of marriages before the...
M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:00am on April 26, 2019
The High Court on Thursday asked the government to prevent sale of antibiotics without prescriptions issued by registered doctors....
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2019
Malaria continues to kill people in Bangladesh as the mosquito-borne disease still remains a serious health hazard in hilly and bordering districts....
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:44pm on March 12, 2019
Scientists working with the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh have developed a dipstick named Cholkit for rapid, early and effective diagnosis of cholera....
Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 08:01pm on March 02, 2019
Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) will hand over a captured member of Myanmar army to their authorities concerned on Sunday.
Reuters | Updated at 06:49pm on March 02, 2019
The United States health regulators said on Friday a third cancer-causing toxin was found in some blood pressure pills recalled by Hetero Labs Ltd of...