How To Age Gracefully

Human skin, especially facial skin, is one of the most important factors in attractiveness. Skin acts as a barrier between the internal and external environments, protecting the body from mechanical damage, toxic substances, and radiation.

an apple a day / Fight Leprosy, Fight Stigma

Leprosy, a long term bacterial infection and one of the scariest diseases of the world, is completely curable with timely and proper treatment.

an apple a day / Save your Skin in Winter

If winter comes, can dry skin be far behind? In fact skin disorders caused by dryness of the skin are the most prevalent physical

AN APPLE A DAY / For More Fun in the Sun

Stepping out of the house, most people are busy squinting eyes, wrinkling noses, trying to avoid the scorching sun.

AN APPLE A DAY / Bothersome Blisters

You have an itchy tingling sensation. You see a hint of redness around your lips. Get ready to welcome a cluster of fluid filled pockets on your lips in the next 24 hours!

AN APPLE A DAY / A No-Heartburn Ramadan

The Holy month of Ramadan means late night shopping, eating out at night, jam packed roads and stores, and more. It also means an evening full of the unhealthiest food to eat on an empty stomach! In an attempt to not ruin any cultural traditions in Ramadan foods,


"Nature has not intended mankind to work from eight in the morning until midnight without that refreshment of blessed oblivion which, even if it only lasts twenty minutes, is sufficient to renew all the vital forces"

The Story of Saving Lives

With their age old slogan 'Lifebuoy Jekhane Shasthho Shekhane,' Lifebuoy has indeed been fighting the good fight in Bangladesh.

Sad but True!

Your hangouts, facebook check-ins, get-togethers, occasions every where, there is an inseparable word today.

For Easy Breathin’

Living in Bangladesh, none of us are new to pollution– a little mud here, stink there, and dust almost everywhere.

Worried Sick?

Hypochondria, also known as Hypochondriasis, Health Anxiety or Illness Anxiety, is best described as the obsessive, irrational fear of

Five five-minute stress busters

Pradeep Kumar is a manager in a multinational company. His job entails a lot of office hours, dealing with office politics, deadlines,


Ever get that annoying feeling something is stuck in your eye and no matter how much you try, you can't get rid of it?


It is mid-May and summer has already hit the city with full blow. It's now time to gear-up and stay safe from all the summer-time health risks. One of the most common infections to spread in this dreaded weather is conjunctivitis.


One of the most severe health injuries caused by over exposure to heat is known as a heat stroke. This is usually a result of


On April 25, 2015 a healthcare awareness programme was organised by the Dhaka Club, where two renowned doctors from Malaysia, cardiologist Dr Balachandan Kandasamy and orthopaedic and spine surgeon Dr Abdul Hadi Husin were invited to speak about their areas of expertise and the facilities available at their respective institutions to treat these illnesses.