Lifestyle

Women’s Health

The topic of sex education is of immense importance in a country like Bangladesh where more than one third of its population...

Explore the benefits of breastfeeding

The scales have been tipped in favour of breastfeeding for a long time. Needless to say the associated benefits have been explored as well.

Cuba stamps out mother-to-child HIV

Cuba successfully eliminates mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and syphilis, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says.

January 12, 2016
January 12, 2016

Women’s Health

The topic of sex education is of immense importance in a country like Bangladesh where more than one third of its population...

August 5, 2015
August 5, 2015

Explore the benefits of breastfeeding

The scales have been tipped in favour of breastfeeding for a long time. Needless to say the associated benefits have been explored as well.

July 1, 2015
July 1, 2015

Cuba stamps out mother-to-child HIV

Cuba successfully eliminates mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and syphilis, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says.

March 24, 2015
March 24, 2015

Prickly heat

Along with summer come the much dreaded heat and humidity. And for those of us who sweat a lot, prickly heat or heat rash is a common problem.

March 3, 2015
March 3, 2015

Contraception: your choice

Over the last few decades the fertility rate in Bangladesh declined to 2.1 births per woman and the use of contraceptives rose to 61percent among women between 15-49 years of age (World Bank 2010...