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World Health Day being observed World Health Day being observed

This is a global health awareness day observed every year on April 7 under the sponsorship of the WHO marking its birthday


Emphasise modern sanitation system in cities to achieve SDG: Speakers
Emphasise modern sanitation system in cities to achieve SDG: Speakers

They also discuss the importance of reviewing and updating policies and strategies on water supply sanitation in light of SDG


Cholera is surging once again in war-ravaged Yemen Cholera is surging once again in war-ravaged Yemen

Cholera is surging once again in Yemen, with the U.N. reporting that the number of suspected cases has doubled in March over previous months


Vaccine wars: Social media battle outbreak of bogus claims Vaccine wars: Social media battle outbreak of bogus claims

The digital scrapbooking site Pinterest which has been a leading online repository of vaccine misinformation


Missing eyelids when using SPF moisturiser increases 'cancer risk' Missing eyelids when using SPF moisturiser increases 'cancer risk'

Failing to apply moisturiser with sun protection factor (SPF) and sunscreen properly to the face, particularly around eyes, risk of skin cancer


Take step to provide proper healthcare to urban poor: Poba 'Take step to provide proper healthcare to urban poor'

The green activists come up with the call while speaking at a seminar on ‘City environment and health protection of low income people’


Safe to transplant hepatitis C-infected hearts, lungs Safe to transplant hepatitis C-infected hearts, lungs

The new twist: Instead of trying to cure hepatitis C after it took hold in transplant recipients


Bangladesh to start producing tuberculosis medicine soon   Bangladesh to start producing tuberculosis medicine soon

The Health and family welfare minister comes up with the disclosure at a briefing marking the World Health Day-2019 at the the Health Ministry


Tuberculosis can be eradicated by 2045 Tuberculosis can be eradicated by 2045

The world can eradicate tuberculosis by 2045 if the fight against the killer disease is properly funded, an international team of experts said


France to ban popular breast implants over cancer risk France to ban popular breast implants

The ANSM, which has been tracking wearers of breast implants since 2011, is expected to formally announce its decision on Thursday


How important mental health is? How important mental health is?

a misconception is that, once you see a therapist, you’ll be labelled and people will think you’re crazy


Five-minute 'needle' nose job? Five-minute 'needle' nose job?

A speedy 'non-surgical' nose job that takes just minutes may be possible using tiny needles and an electric current, US researchers believe


World Autism Awareness Day being observed World Autism Awareness Day being observed

The theme of this year's day is: ‘Assistive Technologies, Active Participation’


Pregabalin/Lyrica reclassified to a class C drug Pregabalin/Lyrica reclassified to a class C drug

Any medicine or any drug can be a poison-it depends on Where you get it from,how much you take,what you take it with


Arkansas bill pushes to ban abortion in Down syndrome cases Arkansas bill pushes to ban abortion in Down syndrome cases

A bill that would prohibit abortions after tests indicate that a fetus may have Down syndrome overwhelmingly…


Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer says new study Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer

Esophageal cancer is the eighth most common cancer in the world therefore doctors advises to wait until hot beverages cool down before drinking


Teen dies of tapeworm larvae infestation in the brain Teen dies of tapeworm larvae infestation in the brain

A tapeworm infection in the intestine who can spread the potentially life-threatening eggs when proper hygiene is lacking or ignored


Tasmanian devils 'adapting to coexist with cancer' Tasmanian devils 'adapting to coexist with cancer'

The world's largest carnivorous marsupials have been battling Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD) for over 20 years


Illness costs Africa hundreds of millions every year reports WHO Illness costs Africa hundreds of millions every year

Implementing recommended essential health services to address the main causes of morbidity and premature mortality in the region would almost halve


How to fight anxiety by eating right How to fight anxiety by eating right

Anxiety is, in fact, a protective mechanism designed to prevent ourselves from engaging in potentially harmful behaviours


Many in Ebola outbreak don’t believe virus is real Many in Ebola outbreak don’t believe virus is real

One out of four people interviewed in eastern Congo last year believed Ebola wasn’t real, according to a new study


Do you need to treat borderline underactive thyroid? Do you need to treat borderline underactive thyroid?

To treat hypothyroidism, a patient needs to take a hormone medication to replace the amount that the thyroid can’t make


Male pill - why are we still waiting? Why male pill not hit market yet?

Biologically, the challenge of creating a hormone-based pill for men is making sure that it doesn't blunt sex drive or reduce erections


New York county declares measles outbreak emergency US county declares measles emergency

Violating the order will be punishable by a fine of $500 (£378) and up to six months in prison


New therapy to treat ‘tennis elbow’ without surgery New therapy to treat ‘tennis elbow’ without surgery

Tennis elbow can be difficult to treat, leaving many patients unable to perform the simplest tasks, such as picking up their children, cooking


US experts revisit breast implant safety after new concerns US experts revisit breast implant safety after new concerns

U.S. medical authorities are revisiting the safety of breast implants used by millions of American women


First ever awake craniotomy for brain tumor in Bangladesh First ever awake craniotomy for brain tumor in Bangladesh

Dr. Amitabha Chanda is one of the pioneers of Awake Brain Surgery for tumors in India and he has performed the one of the largest numbers of surgeries


Symptoms of colon cancer Symptoms of colon cancer

Colon and rectal cancer rates have declined in older adults in recent years, but researchers have uncovered an alarming trend


Icddr,b shares Rohingya healthcare response with partners Icddr,b shares Rohingya healthcare response with partners

The icddr,b discloses this through holding a dissemination seminar at Long Beach Hotel in Cox’s Bazar


How using fish skin to heal burn wounds actually works

How using fish skin to heal burn wounds actually works

Recently, a young bear with third-degree burns was treated with tilapia skins


Early detection is key to glaucoma treatment Early detection is key to glaucoma treatment

Glaucoma is a group of chronic neuro degenerative diseases defined by progressive and irreversible damage to the optic nerves of the eyes


Down syndrome day observed Down syndrome day observed

Down syndrome is a naturally occurring chromosomal arrangement that has always been a part of the human condition


Do you lose nutrients when juicing fruits and veggies? Do you lose nutrients when juicing fruits and veggies?

when juicing fruits and vegetables, some of the healthy, filling fiber is lost


Why handstands are the ideal exercise class Why handstands are the ideal exercise class

handstand is an exercise in humility.These help because you need strength, flexibility, and balance to attain and maintain a good handstand


What causes down syndrome? What causes down syndrome?

Every cell in the human body contains genes, which house the information that determines which traits you inherit


Cholesterol-lowering pill 'new option for statin users' Cholesterol-lowering pill 'new option for statin users'

A new type of drug - called bempedoic acid - could offer another weapon in the fight against bad cholesterol


Aspirin is no longer recommended as heart attack preventative Aspirin is no longer recommended as heart attack preventative

For the most part, we are now much better at treating risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes and especially high cholesterol


Maleque for making hospitals patient-friendly Maleque for making hospitals patient-friendly

Health minister urges the doctors to serve the patients being inspired with the ideology and philosophy of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu


Free treatment by Obstetrics and Gynecology Dept of Ad-din Hospital inaugurated Free treatment by Ad-din Hospital inaugurated

Gynecological treatments, including cheek-up of pregnant mothers, natural delivery services, caesarean delivery and other services have been arranged

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