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Pay attention to these early signs of ovarian cancer: A study

Ovaries are responsible for the hormones estrogen and progesterone that...

Chi-Med, AstraZeneca lung cancer drug shrinks resistant tumors

An experimental cancer drug discovered by Hutchison China MediTech has...

England hospitals to ban 'Super-size' chocolate bars

"Super-sized" chocolate bars are to be banished from hospital shops,...

World Food Day being observed

The World Food Day (WFD) is being observed in the...

Neurological disease deaths up 36pc worldwide in 25 years

The number of deaths due to neurological disorders like Alzheimer’s...

Conjoined twins survive 15-hour journey to separation

Conjoined twins born in a remote village in the Democratic...

‘Magic mushroom’ helps treat depression

A hallucinogen found in magic mushrooms can "reset" the brains...

Marital ups and downs may affect men’s heart health: study

Married men who see their relationship with their spouse improve...

Obesity on rise in BD children: Study

More children and teenagers in Bangladesh are obese now than...

Children across the globe turning obese rapidly

Child and teenage obesity levels have risen ten-fold in the...

Scientists discover origin of durian's pungent odour

One of nature's smelliest secrets may have been revealed, thanks...

Cholera vaccination for Rohingyas begins today

Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammed Nasim has said the...

Dhaka to get Bloomberg’s fund for healthy city promotion

Dhaka is one of the 50 cities of the global...

New drug to protect infants from whooping cough

A potential new drug might protect infants from whooping cough...

Good gut bacteria can be useful in making cancer immunotherapies work better

According to a new study, a group of researchers found...

Scientists identify commonly used drug to fight Chikungunya

Scientists discovered antiviral potential of piperazine and determined the mechanism...

'Instant' blood test for heart attacks

A blood test that could rule out a heart attack in under 20 minutes should be used routinely, say UK researchers. A team from King's College London have tested it on patients and say the cMyC test could be rolled out on the NHS within five years. They claim it...

Therapy 'wakes' vegetative-state patient

A man in France has regained some degree of consciousness...

Govt to finalise health surcharge policy when PM returns

The 'health development surcharge management policy' will be finalised once...