TB marks 1.6m deaths in 2017: WHO

Fewer people fell ill and died from tuberculosis (TB) in...

Macron injects cash to fix France's healthcare system

President Emmanuel Macron promised extra money and more doctors in...

One child dies every five seconds, reports UN

An estimated 6.3 million children died before their 15th birthdays...

Australia to start powerful public inquiry into aged-care sector

Australia will begin a public inquiry, or Royal Commission, into...

New initiative for eradicating malaria in Asia-Pacific

At the 2018 World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Vietnam's...

Hepatitis B vaccine saving children’s lives across country

Hepatitis B is an infection of the liver. It can...

e-Registration of diabetic patients in BD starts

Social Welfare Minister Rashed Khan Menon has launched the country’s...

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...

Girl with rare gut disease vomits 30 times a day

A teenager with a rare gut condition that causes her to vomit up to 30 times a day has described the difficult choices she faces. Caitlin White, 19, from Perth, suffers from severe gastroparesis, reports BBC. Her current treatment includes daily hospital-based infusions which can take up to 12 hours...