Reasons for blood in your urine

Seeing blood when you pee can be alarming. Most of the time, the issue is not serious. In some cases, though, it points to a bigger health problem. Here is what you should know.

8 benefits of the champi: oiling the mane

Oiling hair is a common cultural practice in Bangladesh. We have seen our parents do it, we have seen our siblings do it, and now that we are of age, we do it too because it is essential to keep our hair healthy. Oiling is great for scalp and overall hair nourishment.

Cure to baldness? US pharma declares "milestone"

Alopecia or baldness is considered to be an incurable disease. However, researchers from Concert Pharmaceuticals, a U.S. based pharmaceutical company announced the discovery of an elixir to make the impossible happen.

6,582 die of cervical cancer in Bangladesh each year

About 11,956 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer in Bangladesh every year and over 6,582 die of the disease, experts say, adding that no woman should die of cervical cancer as it can be treated and cured if it is diagnosed early.

Fakhrul flown to Bangkok for treatment

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has been flown to Bangkok for treatment.

Poet Syed Shamsul Haq flown to London for treatment

Eminent litterateur Syed Shamsul Haq is flown to UK for treatment as he has been suffering from critical lungs disease.

Tea seller burnt in stove fire dies

The tea seller of Dhaka’s Mirpur area who suffered burns after being pushed by a police source died while undergoing treatments this afternoon.

Khaleda flies to London for treatment

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia leaves for London for celebrating Eid-ul-Azha with her family members.

MACRO MIRROR / Better health for South Asia

Bangladeshi patients travel now more than ever before. And this is not a trend only among the affluent section, but also across middle and even lower middle class patients.

July 14, 2015
July 14, 2015

HIV goal to treat 15m met

The goal to get HIV treatment to 15 million people by the end of 2015 has already been met, says the United Nations Aids agency.

June 26, 2015
June 26, 2015

Nayek Razzak sent to BGB HQ

Border Guard Bangladesh Nayek Abdur Razzak who was brought back Thursday from Myanmar’s captivity is being taken to Dhaka.

May 16, 2015
May 16, 2015

Salahuddin ill, BNP for treatment in Singapore

BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed is physically ill, what is keeping Meghalaya police from producing him at court for breaching foreigners’ act.

May 5, 2015
May 5, 2015

BNP concerned over jailed leaders' health

BNP expresses deep concern that several jailed BNP leaders are becoming critically sick due to repeated remands and lack of proper treatment.

March 29, 2015
March 29, 2015

Manna won’t join mayoral race

Wife of detained Nagorik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna alleges that the jail authorities had not allowed proper treatment for her husband

March 6, 2015
March 6, 2015

President off to London

President Abdul Hamid left here for London this morning for eye treatment and health checkup.