Tuesday, August 11, 2020

DGHS, Health Ministry not at loggerheads: Zahid Maleque

Staff Reporter: Health Minister Zahid Maleque on Tuesday said that the ministry and the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) do not have any problem...

How does contact tracing work with COVID-19?

Desk Report: Health experts say contact tracing is key to containing the virus and allowing places to reopen more safely. The goal of contact tracing is...

Covid-19 patients may loss immunity in months: UK study

Desk Report: Covid-19 patients, who have recovered, could lose their immunity to the disease within months and that the virus could reinfect people year after...

Access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19: WHO

Desk Report: Seventy-three countries have warned that they are at risk of stock-outs of antiretroviral (ARV) medicines as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, says...

Five more die with fever, cold-related problems in Cumilla

Staff Reporter: Five people, including a woman, died with fever and cold-related problems at Cumilla Medical College Hospital in the last 24 hours until Sunday...

6 people die with fever, cold-related problems in Cumilla

Staff Reporter: Six people who had been suffering  from fever and cold- related problems died at Cumilla Medical College and Hospital in the last 24...

40pc corona beds still vacant: Health Minister

Staff Reporter: Mentioning that some 14,000 beds have been designated for Covid patients in the country’s hospitals, Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque on...

Coronavirus: WHO warns of ‘very significant’ resurgence in Europe

Desk Report: Dr Hans Henri P Kluge, the World Health Organization regional director for Europe, expressed concern over a resurgence of coronavirus infections on the...

Who would be the first to get a COVID-19 vaccine?

Desk Report: About a dozen different vaccines of Coronavirus are in various stages of testing worldwide, including in Britain, China and the US. Dr Anthony Fauci,...

Don’t politicise pandemic: WHO chief

Desk  Report: World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Monday said that the world leaders must not politicise the coronavirus pandemic but...