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    Unhealthy iftar causes many diseases

    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...

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    Heat wave to continue

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:17am on May 11, 2019

    The ongoing heat wave would continue for few more days while people in the capital and across the country continued suffering from blistering heat as...

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    People in Bangladesh capital at high risk of viral infections

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:20am on May 09, 2019

    ‘Alarming presence’ of three enteric viruses in Bangladesh capital’s sewage water created the risk of the viruses getting released in the environment putting public life...

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    Morshedul Islam: The maestro of independent cinema

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:00am on April 19, 2019

    One of the major exponents of indie film in the country, Morshedul Islam has long been known as a beacon of hope. Manzur H Maswood...

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    Diarrhoea cases surge in capital

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 11:55pm on April 16, 2019

    There has been an unusual surge in the number of diarrhoea patients in and around the capital at the very outset of this summer.This year...

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    Unidentified TB patients threat to public health

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:18am on March 24, 2019

    Bangladesh has an estimated 364,000 tuberculosis patients, with about 33 per cent remaining undiagnosed posing serious threat to public health....

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    Campaigns needed to stop misuse of antibiotics

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:13am on March 15, 2019

    Animal farms in Bangladesh do not meet the biosecurity standard in Bangladesh and rely on excessive use of antibiotics to protect their animals, says Bangladesh...

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    Patients suffer long for antibiotic resistence

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:12am on March 15, 2019

    A large number of patients admitted to the intensive care unit in hospitals in Bangladesh languish because of antibiotic resistance, says Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical...

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    Rampant use in animals contributes to antibiotic resistance

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:10am on March 15, 2019

    The rampant use of antibiotics in animal husbandry is contributing a lot to the antibiotic resistance in Bangladesh, says Bangladesh Agricultural University microbiology and hygiene...

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    Antibiotic resistance poses health catastrophe

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:07am on March 15, 2019

    The people of Bangladesh are on the verge of a health catastrophe due to the rising trend of antibiotic resistance, says Dhaka University pharmaceutical technology...