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Scientists find fat in overweight people's lungs

Fatty tissue has been found in the lungs of overweight...

Chinese study unlocks clues to fight African swine fever

Chinese scientists have modeled the three-dimensional structure of African swine...

One in three children under 5 malnourished: UNICEF report

At least one in three children under five across the...

'Breast cancer takes 6,844 lives in Bangladesh every year'

Some 12,764 women are detected with breast cancer in Bangladesh...

World Mental Health Day Thursday

The World Mental Health Day will be observed tomorrow (Thursday)...

Vaping causes lung cancer in mice: study

Exposure to e-cigarette smoke causes mice to develop lung cancer,...

Three scientists win Nobel in medicine

Two scientists from the United States and one from Britain...

Ban on e-cigarette likely

Bangladesh is considering imposing a ban on the production, import...

LafargeHolcim arranges awareness sessions on heart diseases

On the eve of the World Heart Day (29 September)...

Breast cancer becomes major concern for Fijian women

Fijian Health Minister Ifereimi Waqainabete has said breast cancer cases...

Tk 5.8m Japanese grant to construct healthcare centre for Rohingyas

The Japanese government has granted Tk 5.8 million to construct...

China planning controls on e-cigarettes amid health concern

China plans to join governments that are imposing controls on...

PM seeks effective collaboration to achieve Universal Health Coverage

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has said collaboration among countries at...

'Modern technology can detect cancer early'

Epigenetic sequencing nanotechnology can detect all types of cancers early...

Chinese scientists suggest new control method for dengue virus

Having an iron-rich diet may be an effective way to...

More than one in five babies born in conflicted areas

More than one in five babies, totalling to over 29...

Vegans and vegetarian diets linked to higher stroke risk: Study

Vegan and vegetarian diets lower the risk of heart disease but raise the risk of stroke, a major study suggests. The research, published in the British Medical Journal, looked at 48,000 people for up to 18 years. The vegans and vegetarians had 10 fewer cases of coronary heart disease per...