Moudud Ahmmed Sujan | The Daily Star
  • Moudud Ahmmed Sujan

  • 71pc never had blood sugar tested

    Shakhawat Hossain (52) has been bedridden for the last three months, due to a surgery on his left toe on August 19 this year. A week before the surgery, he had an injury in the toe caused by a treenail. As he is a diabetic patient, since 2014, medication did not work on the injury and there was no option other than surgery.
  • Untreated medical waste: A serious threat to public health

    Untreated medical wastes are accumulating at landfills in seven divisional cities, posing serious threat to public health.
  • DGHS’ three-year project unfinished in nine years

    A project by the health ministry to establish a national institute for laboratory medicine, that was approved in 2010 with a three-year deadline, will be up for approval for a fifth time extension at today’s meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec).
  • Heart Disease

    Heart disease cases soaring in Bangladesh

    “One in every four coronary care unit admission in hospitals in Middle Eastern countries are from this sub-continent. And Bangladesh is on the top among the countries of this sub-continent,” said Dr Chaudhury Meshkat Ahmed, professor of cardiology department in BSMMU.
  • Horror is all they can recount

    When Dalia Amin left her Gendaria house in the capital for Saudi Arabia on July 10 last year, her eyes were on a better, secure life for her two-year-old son, her husband as well as for herself.