IEDCR

Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control And Research

Covid- 19: Still not the time to feel relief

There is some relief among the people due to the reduction in the patient identification rate and casualties at recent times. On the other hand, there is also fear among many that the situation might ...

Covid- 19: Still not the time to feel relief

835 dengue cases in 18 days

April to October is generally seen as the dengue season, but the four months from June to September is peak season

Aedes mosquito

Covid-19

Crisis of oxygen feared as patients on the rise

The demand of oxygen has multiplied several times for the treatment of the Covid patients. Although there is no oxygen crisis at the moment, there are flaws in the oxygen management

Nur-e-Alam, who had been suffering from fever for four days, was admitted to coronavirus ward of Pabna General Hospital on 4 July, 2021

Covid-19: Three variants spreading rapidly

The World Health Organization (WHO) said several countries including Bangladesh have been recording increased infections and deaths of Covid-19 despite a decreasing trend in both new cases and new ...

Shahina Begum from Krishnapur village of Rajshahi’s Tanore upazila is admitted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital on 20 June 2021 after she suffered from a fever for seven days. The picture was taken on 24 June 2021.

Covid-19

Situation may deteriorate further ahead of Eid: Experts

Amid the rise in Covid cases triggered by local transmission of the Delta variant, experts predict that Bangladesh may see the peak of the current wave of the deadly virus in the third week of July ...

Situation may deteriorate further ahead of Eid: Experts

Community resilience against Covid-19

Free distribution of 13m masks in 35 high-risk districts begins

BRAC has teamed up with a group of partners to undertake an initiative to build community resilience against Covid-19 in Bangladesh

Free distribution of 13m masks in 35 high-risk districts begins

Two black fungus cases detected in Bangladesh

Two patients with mucormycosis widely known as black fungus have been detected at a hospital in the capital, said professor Tahmina Shirin, director of the government's Institute of Epidemiology, ...

Two black fungus cases detected in Bangladesh

Bangladesh detects Indian coronavirus variant: IEDCR

Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control And Research (IEDCR) has detected an Indian Covid variant.

Bangladesh detects Indian coronavirus variant: IEDCR

'Bangladesh needs to engage community to fight Covid-19 surge'

Bangladesh needs community engagement, coordination among the authorities concerned to lower the surge of coronavirus infection

'Bangladesh needs to engage community to fight Covid-19 surge'

Covid-19: Another peak ahead

During June-July of 2020, Bangladesh witnessed a peak season of the coronavirus infection. Particularly the period between the mid-June and mid-July saw three to four thousand infected patients every ...

Covid-19: Another peak ahead
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