6d ago| Health alert

Dengue Outbreak: Mugda the worst-hit?

Tamanna Yesmin, a homemaker from Manda Kazibari, is currently undergoing treatment at Mugda Medical College Hospital for dengue. She has been admitted to the hospital since Tuesday.

1w ago| Health alert

32 hospitalised with dengue

Thirty-two more dengue patients have been hospitalised in 24 hours till yesterday morning.

1w ago| Health alert

35 dengue patients hospitalised

Thirty-five more dengue patients have been hospitalised in 24 hours till yesterday morning.

Poor sleep and metabolic risk should be addressed

In a small, randomised study, sleep restriction increased daily calorie intake, weight gain, and abdominal fat deposition.

Germs winning over drugs

Drugs that used to successfully fight diseases are gradually becoming ineffective due to decades of malpractice: intake of over-prescribed or self-prescribed medicines.  

Workplace violence against healthcare workers in Bangladesh

According to a recent study published in the International Journal of Public Health, workplace violence among healthcare workers in Bangladesh was very high (43.3%).

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

Dengue Outbreak: Mugda the worst-hit?

Tamanna Yesmin, a homemaker from Manda Kazibari, is currently undergoing treatment at Mugda Medical College Hospital for dengue. She has been admitted to the hospital since Tuesday.

June 27, 2022
June 27, 2022

32 hospitalised with dengue

Thirty-two more dengue patients have been hospitalised in 24 hours till yesterday morning.

June 26, 2022
June 26, 2022

35 dengue patients hospitalised

Thirty-five more dengue patients have been hospitalised in 24 hours till yesterday morning.

June 24, 2022
June 24, 2022

29 hospitalised with dengue

At least 29 dengue patients have been hospitalised across the country in the last 24 hours, till 8:00am yesterday.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Collective effort need of the hour

Collective efforts are very important to save people from dengue. Everyone will have to come forward to destroy all breeding sources of Aedes mosquitoes, said speakers at a dialogue yesterday.

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Season’s first dengue death recorded

The first death from dengue this year was reported yesterday, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

31 hospitalised with dengue

At least 31 dengue patients were hospitalised in Dhaka in the last 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday.

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

22 hospitalised with dengue

At least 22 dengue patients were hospitalised in different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday.

June 10, 2022
June 10, 2022

31 more hospitalised with dengue

At least 31 people with dengue fever were admitted to hospitals in the country during 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday. Only three were from outside the capital.

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

Dengue cases jump in June

At least 109 dengue patients were hospitalised in the first week of June alone, an alarming spike.