World Health Day | The Daily Star
  • World Health Day 2019

    Health for all: everyone, everywhere

    Key to achieving universal health coverage (UHC) is ensuring that everyone can obtain the care they need, when they need it, right in the heart of the community.

  • Treatment cost too high to bear

    Hasna Begum used to dream that one day her children would have higher education and do decent jobs. Her rickshaw puller husband toiled hard for the dream to come true.

  • Depression: Let’s talk

    Depression is a common illness worldwide, with more than 300 million people affected. Depression is different from usual mood fluctuations and short-lived emotional responses to challenges in everyday life. Especially when long-lasting and with moderate or severe intensity, depression may become a serious health condition.

  • safe food

    From farm to plate, make food safe

    New data on the harm caused by foodborne illnesses underscore the global threats posed by unsafe foods...

Top