Rubella infections continue to spike in Japan

The number of rubella infection cases in Japan has risen...

Yemen conflict could push millions more to brink of famine: UN

The number of Yemenis on the brink of famine could...

16pc adult, 18pc juvenile suffer from mental health disorders in Bangladesh

Some 16.05 per cent of Bangladesh's adult population (Aged 18...

Australia gives $37m for boosting youth mental health

Australia will spend an extra A$51.8 million ($37 million) on...

Age boys start puberty 'linked to mothers'

The age at which boys begin puberty is linked to...

Caesarean births nearly double in 15yrs worldwide

Rates of caesarean section births almost doubled between 2000 and...

Child refugees of Nauru camp in danger

The mental health of refugees detained by Australia on the...

World Mental Health Day Wednesday

The World Mental Health Day will be observed in the...

FDA approves first self-assisted hearing aid device

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

Sausages linked to breast cancer, scientists find

Regularly eating foods like sausages and bacon may raise the...

Early warning system for heart attacks

A new method of analysing images from CT scans can...

Teens smoking, vaping, eating cannabis

Adolescents who try marijuana are not just smoking it. Many...

‘Nat’l Sanitation Month October-2018’ begins

The 'National Sanitation Month October-2018' was inaugurated at the Department...

Prime Bank's awareness event on World Heart Day

Prime Bank Ltd organised an awareness programme on preventive care...

Cholera outbreak on rise in Yemen

Yemen’s cholera outbreak - the worst in the world -...

Oversupply of illicit drugs floods Mekong

Production and trafficking of illicit drugs have reached unprecedented levels...

BRF donates Tk 0.2m to DSH Thalassemia Centre

Bazlur Rahman Foundation (BRF) on Saturday donated Tk 200,000 to Dhaka Shishu Hospital (DSH) Thalassemia Centre in Dhaka. BRF Chairman Khandaker Ibrahim Malek handed over a cheque for the amount to DSH Managing Board Chairperson National Prof Dr Shahla Khatun at a function at DSH auditorium in the capital today...