Prof M Karim Khan

July 5, 2020
July 5, 2020

Routine vaccination of children in COVID-19

Recently many parents are seeking advice from doctors regarding routine vaccination of children in the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 14, 2020
June 14, 2020

Boosting immunity to protect from COVID-19

Self-defense is the best defense. To protect ourselves from any disease or infection we need to increase our immunity. How can we do that? It is relatively simple and inexpensive. What we need is...

June 7, 2020
June 7, 2020

Coronavirus infection in children

The coronavirus outbreak has become a global problem, creating panic and concern all over the world. The pandemic has restricted movement,

May 3, 2020
May 3, 2020

How COVID-19 patients can avoid ICU management

We know that intensive care unit (ICU) is for critically ill patients. We also know that we have a scarcity of ICU beds as well as specialists in critical care management in Bangladesh.

April 19, 2020
April 19, 2020

PREGNANCY & COVID-19: Coronavirus infection in pregnancy

Coronavirus can affect anyone, but in pregnancy, it may create anxiety and panic to the expectant mother and her family members.

August 4, 2019
August 4, 2019

Dengue in new look and how to deal with it

Now most of the patient having fever are scared of dengue. They themselves are asking to give some tests to exclude dengue. Last year, the number of dengue patients were minimum but this year many...

February 17, 2019
February 17, 2019

How to tackle motion sickness during travel

I travel regularly by bus and often find some of my travel mates are vomiting 20-30 minutes after commencing the journey.

January 20, 2019
January 20, 2019

Is thumb sucking a problem?

Recently I met Abid (not a real name) with his parents. He is an adorable boy of 4 years. His parents are concerned about his thumb sucking.

December 2, 2018
December 2, 2018

Green banana in treating diarrhoea

Diarrhoea is a common condition in our children. Approximately 3-4 episodes of diarrhoea annually are a common event in children under 5. To prevent diarrhoea, handwashing, eating safe food,...

October 21, 2018
October 21, 2018

Common winter illnesses in children

Winter is knocking at the door and few diseases are quite common in our children at this time. Most of the diseases that affect children in winter are common cold, bronchiolitis, pneumonia,...