New Zealand to ban smoking in cars with children

The New Zealand government said on Sunday it will prohibit...

Agroho holds free medical camp in Savar

Agroho has organised a free medical camp at its regional...

Measles cases triple in Europe

Measles cases in Europe tripled between 2017 and 2018 to...

Global diabetes prevalence doubles in 30 years: Report

Various health benefits are being offset by global shifts to...

BD set to begin first ever kidney transplant from brain-dead

The country’s health sector is waiting for making a historic...

Chicken Pox outbreak hits Rohingya camps

Around 20,000 Rohingya people in the Ukhia and Teknaf camps...

Plastic surgery on Bangladeshi conjoined twins a success

The surgery aimed at separating conjoined two-year-old twins from Bangladesh...

Authorities ‘deny’ treatment of Cambodia acid victims

Survivors of acid attacks in Cambodia are being denied free...

WHO, vaccine group back 'critical' cervical cancer shots

A vaccine given to girls to protect them against a...

Teva's migraine drug gets EU panel nod

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries said a European Medicines Agency (EMA) panel...

Lung tumours hijack bacteria for survival: Study

American cancer biologists have discovered that lung tumours could hijack...

CUKH partners with institutes for medical robotics research

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) established partnerships with...

ACC finds 11 areas of corruption in health sector

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) after a long inquiry into the...

Swine flu outbreak kills 76 in India’s Rajasthan

A swine flu outbreak in one of India’s biggest tourist...

Apollo opens first Proton Therapy Centre for cancer in SE Asia

Apollo Hospitals has launched the first ever first ever Proton...

Bangladeshi doctors’ professional excellence lauded

Bangladesh High Commissioner to Singapore Md Mustafizur Rahman said Bangladeshi...

US insulin costs nearly doubles in five years

The cost of insulin for treating type 1 diabetes in the United States nearly doubled over a five-year period, underscoring a national outcry over rising drug prices, according to a new analysis shared with Reuters. A person with type 1 diabetes incurred annual insulin costs of $5,705, on average, in...