World Diabetes Day being observed

World Diabetes Day is being observed today in the country...

Women less likely to receive CPR : Study

Women are less likely than men to get CPR from...

Massive awareness campaign on diabetes

Novo Nordisk in partnership with Diabetic Association of Bangladesh (DAB)...

Alcohol kills new brain cells: Study

Frequent alcohol drinking kills new cells in key brain regions,...

Breast cancer ‘can return 15 years after treatment’

Breast cancer can resurface after remaining dormant for 15 years...

48 seconds for a patient on average!

Physicians in Bangladesh see patients for merely 48 seconds on...

HIV patients ‘at high risk of’ heart attack

HIV patients are at greater risk for a heart attack...

Skin creams exports pose severe risk

The imported skin creams that are easily accessible by Amazon...

Cutting back on alcohol ‘can prevent cancers’

A large organization of cancer doctors has issued a call...

Pollution: 'Medical emergency' in New Delhi

Pollution in the Indian capital hit a dangerous level on...

Malaria breath test shows promise: Study

People with malaria give off a distinctive "breath-print" that could...

PCOS increases risk of mental health disorders in women

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition, affecting five...

Air pollution ‘causing kidney disease’ in millions

The global toll of chronic kidney disease (CKD) attributable to...

PHFBD conference to focus on public health challenges

The Public Health Foundation of Bangladesh (PHFBD) is going to...

Calorie intake falls, fuels twin fears

Calorie intake by Bangladeshis was falling significantly, faster in urban...

Sharp rise in self-harm among teen girls

Reports of self-harm jumped nearly 70 per cent among younger...

UCB organises breast cancer awareness campaign

United Commercial Bank Limited (UCB) organised a breast cancer awareness campaign at the Learning & Development Centre of the bank in the city on Monday.   Mrs. Rukhmila Zaman, Chairman of UCB, attended the event as the chief guest and shared her valuable insights regarding breast cancer risks, cure, and...

Experimental vaccine may protect against HIV infection

Scientists have developed a novel vaccine candidate that may prevent...

CO2 in atmosphere surges to record-breaking high

Concentrations of CO2 in the Earth's atmosphere surged to a...