Friday, January 24, 2020

6,071 affected by cold-related diseases in 24hr

Staff Reporter: Various cold-related diseases affected 6,071 people across the country in the last 24 hours till Wednesday morning. Data from the Directorate General of Health...

71 pc public hospitals violate tobacco law: Report

Staff Reporter: The evidence of smoking such as cigarette butts and smell of smoke were found at 71 percent of public hospitals in Dhaka which...

97 dengue patients being treated at hospitals

Staff Reporter: Ninety-seven dengue patients, including 63 in the capital, are being treated at hospitals across the country. Seventeen new dengue patients were admitted to different...

Cold-related diseases affect 5,945 people in 24hr

Staff Reporter: Nearly 6,000 people have been affected by various cold-related diseases in the last 24 hours across the country. Data from the Directorate General of...

32 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

Staff Reporter: Thirty-two new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8am on Thursday. Fifteen of them...

Don’t suggest unnecessary medical tests: President to physicians

Staff Reporter: Criticising physicians for their tendency of making extra money by asking patients to undergo unnecessary and wasteful medical tests, President Abdul Hamid on...

Anti-malaria progress slows, critical targets likely to miss: WHO

Desk Report: Despite exceptional headway globally in fighting malaria for last decade, the progress has slowed in recent years and critical targets will likely be...

4,500 new doctors to join work Dec 8: Minister

Staff Reporter Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque on Saturday said some 4,500 new doctors are going to join different district and upazila hospitals...

86 new dengue patients hospatalised in 24hr

Staff Reporter: Eighty-six new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8am on Saturday. Forty-nine of them...

‘God knows what chemicals are used in fruits!’

Staff Reporter: Expressing concerns over the use of chemicals in fruits, the High Court on Sunday said only operating mobile courts is not enough to...