Tuesday, 23 Oct 2018

Bangla Version

UN agencies call for ban on virginity testing


Health Desk: 21th Oct’18: Virginity testing — a gynecological examination conducted under the belief that it determines whether a woman

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New blood test can spare cancer patients chemotherapy


Health Desk: 18th Oct’18: A simple new blood test being trialled across 40 hospitals in Australia and New Zealand could

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‘Novel synthetic DNA vaccine against Ebola safe, effective’


Health Desk: 14th Oct’18: Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a novel synthetic DNA vaccine against Ebola which they

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22 Zika virus cases in western India


Health Desk: 10th Oct’18: India has reported its third Zika virus outbreak in the western state of Rajasthan since January

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BSMMU VC Prof Kanak Kanti Barua elected RCP fellow


Health Desk: 9th Oct’18: Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) and Professor of Department of Neurosurgery Dr

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‘Antibiotic may kill dangerous skin cancer cells’


Health Desk: 7th Oct’18: An existing antibiotic may selectively kill dangerous cells within melanoma, the deadliest type of skin cancer,

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US state left with one abortion clinic for 6m residents


Health Desk--Oct 6, 2018: The US state of Missouri was left Wednesday with one abortion clinic for its population of

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Viagra may cause permanent damage to colour vision


Health Desk--October 4, 2018: High doses of Viagra can cause irreversible damage to a person's colour vision, a first-of-its-kind study

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