1d ago| Healthcare

When does appendix become unbearable problem?

The main function of an appendix is to boost our immune system in our formative years. The organ, an important part of our waste system, slowly loses its significance as we grow older.

3d ago| Healthcare

Want to know more about gut health for your kids?

What if I tell you that in our body, there exist trillions of beneficial microorganisms? Not only do they help us digest food, but they also play essential roles in boosting mental and physical...

3d ago| Healthcare

The new face of comorbidities

Today, 85% of people dying from NCDs between ages 30 and 70 are in low-middle income countries (LMICs).

1w ago| Healthcare

Ensure emergency medical services to patients at all hospitals: HC

The High Court today directed the government to ensure that hospitals, clinics and medical practitioners provide emergency medical services to every patient when brought to them.

1w ago| Negligence

Emergency medical equipment left unboxed for years: HC asks health ministry for probe

The High Court today ordered the health ministry to conduct an inquiry into allegations of keeping 28 emergency medical equipment for detecting diseases in boxes at 16 hospitals in the country over...

1w ago| Healthcare

Not required debate on vaccine superiority

Around this time last year, people all around the world were anxiously waiting for the Covid-19 vaccine.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

When does appendix become unbearable problem?

The main function of an appendix is to boost our immune system in our formative years. The organ, an important part of our waste system, slowly loses its significance as we grow older.

September 19, 2021
September 19, 2021

The new face of comorbidities

Today, 85% of people dying from NCDs between ages 30 and 70 are in low-middle income countries (LMICs).

September 19, 2021
September 19, 2021

Want to know more about gut health for your kids?

What if I tell you that in our body, there exist trillions of beneficial microorganisms? Not only do they help us digest food, but they also play essential roles in boosting mental and physical...

September 18, 2021
September 18, 2021

Dental braces not only about aesthetics

Proper alignment of teeth is not only important for appearance; it also contributes to oral health.

September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021

Inflamed tonsils When is surgery a must?

Tonsils are two lumps of tissue hanging at the back of our throats without drawing any attention. It’s our first line of defence against germs and bacteria entering our bodies through our mouths.

September 17, 2021
September 17, 2021

Rotary hands over 15 HDU beds to Kurmitola hospital

Rotary International handed over a 15-bed state-of-art High Dependency Unit (HDU) to the authorities of Kurmitola General Hospital in Dhaka yesterday.

September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021

Bill to improve health services for children passed

Bangladesh Shishu Hospital and Institute Bill, 2021 was passed in the parliament today, aiming to improve healthcare services for children.

September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021

Govt approves 200-bed Covid Field Hospital

The government has formally approved a project to build a 200-bed Covid Field Hospital at Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Convention Center under Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University.

September 14, 2021
September 14, 2021

Construction of 200-bed Covid Field Hospital under BSMMU approved

A 200-bed Covid Field Hospital will be built at the Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Convention Center under Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University.

September 14, 2021
September 14, 2021

Time to rethink Ivermectin in Covid-19 treatment?

After the emergence of the pandemic, several repurposed antiviral drugs such as hydroxychloroquine, ivermectin, favipiravir, remdesivir, nitazoxanide, and lopinavir/ritonavir were provided...