Global hunger rising, UN warns

The number of people suffering from hunger has increased during...

Britain confirms first-ever case of rare virus monkeypox

Britain's first ever case of monkeypox in a human was...

Bangladeshi doctor finds simple way to treat infant pneumonia

On his first night as a trainee paediatrician in Sylhet,...

Japan finds first swine fever case in 26 years

Japan’s agriculture ministry said on Sunday it had confirmed the...

India reintroduces yoga course in Dhaka

The Indian High Commission in Dhaka has announced the reintroduction...

Vietnam's health program to enhance people's height, longevity

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the Vietnam...

West Nile fever appears again in Czech

West Nile fever has appeared again in Czech after a...

Rangpur launches National Newborn Health Programme

Health experts at a post-rally discussion have stressed ensuring proper...

BD women at health risk due to inactivity: WHO

Bangladeshi women are in risks of getting non-communicable diseases such...

Infant mortality rate decreased for govt awareness programmes: Nasim

Infant mortality rate has decreased due to awareness programmes taken...

WHO warns over global lack of exercise

Very little progress has been made in reducing levels of...

Doctors advised to use 'plain English'

Doctors are being told to adopt a new policy of...

Scientists count on gene-editing

Scientists have for the first time used gene-editing to treat...

England proposes energy drinks ban for children

The sale of energy drinks could be banned in England...

India's health ministry calls for halting sales of e-cigarettes

India’s federal health ministry called on Tuesday for stopping the...

Girl with rare gut disease vomits 30 times a day

A teenager with a rare gut condition that causes her...

Strawberries could help reduce inflammation, claims study

Daily consumption of strawberries could mitigate colonic inflammation, a US non-profit scientific organisation said Monday. The American Chemical Society (ACS), the world's largest non-profit scientific society, said that less than a cupful of strawberries a day can serve as a simple dietary intervention to help reduce harmful inflammation in the...