World’s first baby born via deceased womb transplant

A woman in Brazil who received a womb transplanted from...

IDSC distributes devices to people with disabilities

Integrated Disability Service Centre (IDSC) has distributed assistive devices to...

Int’l Day of Persons with Disabilities Monday

International Day of Persons with Disabilities and National Disabled Day-2018...

66 found HIV positive in Sylhet

At least 66 new patients have been tested HIV positive...

Three in five Bangladeshi children ‘physically inactive’

A new report shows that three out of five young...

FDA to share HIV drug information with WHO

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Friday...

Global measles resurging, WHO warns

There has been a worldwide resurgence of measles, with many...

Experts stress ensuring adolescent health services

Administrative high officials and health experts in Rajshahi unequivocally called...

One in three suffers from liver disease in Bangladesh

One in every three people is suffering from liver disease...

Unicef predicts 80 adolescent deaths by AIDS each day by 2030

Around 80 adolescents will die of AIDS globally every day...

Gunfire, threats and curfews slow Congo's fight against Ebola

When medics tried to reach Ebola patients in a village...

Chinese scientist defends 'gene-editing'

A Chinese scientist who claims to have created the world's...

Biodiversity loss threatens humankind: UN report

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) warned in a...

England marks 10 years between rich-poor life expectancy gap: Study

The life expectancy gap between the most affluent and the...

China's Xiamen airlines stops serving pork on flights

China’s Xiamen airlines said it would stop serving pork on...

Sudan, neighbouring countries sign health pact

Sudan and its neighbouring countries signed Khartoum declaration on enhancing...

330,000 Rohingyas to get cholera vaccine

Nearly 330,000 Rohingyas and Bangladesh host community will be vaccinated against cholera in a month-long campaign that began on Saturday in the camps of Cox’s Bazar district and its nearby areas. The campaign is to protect vulnerable population against the deadly disease. Led by the Ministry of Health and Family...