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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...

Pandemics could kill millions in 36 hours, experts warn

The world is facing a mounting threat of disease pandemics...

New York bans flavoured e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban...

One dies every 40 seconds in suicide: WHO

  GENEVA, Sept 10:  Nearly 800,000 people commit suicide each...

No Malaria after 2050: Global experts

Malaria can be eradicated within a generation, global health experts...

'Malaria can be eradicated by 2050'

Malaria can be eradicated within a generation, global health experts...

NICVD conducts second minimally invasive cardiac surgery

For the 2nd time in public hospitals, the National Institute...

20m suffer from bone erosion

An estimated 20 million people in Bangladesh are suffering from bone erosion while 40 per cent of women, aged between 16 and 45 years, have low bone density. According to a study, around 5.6 million people are also suffering from osteoporosis. Women suffer from the same than men, it revealed....