Dr Zubair Khaled Huq | The Daily Star
  • Dr Zubair Khaled Huq

  • Unusual symptoms of COVID-19

    What are the more unusual symptoms of COVID-19 and what should you be watching out for? Other symptoms that have also become prevalent in patients are the loss of smell or taste, fatigue and a runny nose, as well as diarrhoea.
  • Is herd immunity on COVID-19 hard to achieve?

    Herd immunity is a concept based on the body’s immune resistance to the spread of a contagious disease within a population.
  • Importance of Quarantine

    Why quarantine is important to put brakes on COVID-19 outbreak?

    There are public health tools that could slow down the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak, like washing hands with soap, not touching the face, staying away from patients etc.
  • Staying healthy in old age

    Persons aged 60 years and above are considered as senior citizens. Various statistics show that the number of elderly population in Bangladesh is approximately 13 million which represents 8 percent of the total population and the average life expectancy is about 72 years.
  • Health problems in old age

    Growing older is no longer something to be feared of. Thanks to the miracles of modern medicine, it is possible to live a happier, fuller life over a longer period of time.