Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Health

Paracetamol is the most abused painkiller- Dr. Nii Lante

By Seli Baisie A Physician Specialist, Dr. Nii Lante Okunka Blankson says the most commonly abused painkiller is paracetamol. This, according to him, is because paracetamol is a commonly available drug over the counter. Speaking on GTV Breakfast with Kafui Dey, on...

Muslim Health Workers conduct free health screening

By Razak Baba Over one thousand residents of Akwatia Line and Tafo Zongo in the Greater Kumasi area of the Ashanti Region have benefited from a free health screening under the auspices of Muslim Health Workers Association of Ghana. The event...

Covid-19: Get vaccinated to save your life

By By NANA KOFI HAMMAH The emergence and the rapid spread of the novel coronavirus covid-19 resulted in a global public health crisis, causing a devastating social and economic impact of the pandemic on vulnerable societies. Data released by the...

No Ebola outbreak in Northern region

By Murtala Issah The Northern Regional Health Directorate has debunked claims that there is a confirmed case of Ebola in Tamale. The Regional Disease Control Officer, Fuseini Mahama in an interview told Radio Ghana, that, the media briefing was a simulation...

Poverty causes high blood pressure- SNR lecturer

By: Konadu Benedicta The Senior Lecturer at the School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Ghana- Legon, Dr. Cecilia Eliason, has reiterated that people with low socio-economic backgrounds are mostly diagnosed with high blood pressure. Speaking on the GTV...

Vigorous sex is not good for those who have high Blood Pressure- Doctor

Story by Konadu Benedicta A Senior Lecturer at the School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Ghana- legon, Dr. Cecilia Eliason, says people with high blood pressure cannot have vigorous sex. According to her, vigorous sex which is a...

Police Hospital plans mass burial for 250 corpses

The Police Hospital has planned a mass burial for some 250 unidentified and unclaimed bodies as part of a routine measure to decongest the hospital's mortuary. Before that exercise, the police has urged the public to contact the Pathology Department...

People with tattoos are not encouraged to donate blood – Health Practitioner

By Nana Ama Gyapong A Health Practitioner at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), David Dodzi Ahiadzro has revealed that people who have tattoos on their bodies are not encouraged to donate blood, due to the placement of the ink...

Develop vaccines to fight future pandemics; Covid-19 not out of the woods yet

By Mercy Nimo Health Experts are calling on African leaders to unite and develop the capacity for the local manufacturing of vaccines to help fight future pandemics. The health experts say Africa and the entire world is not completely out...

Monkeypox: Ghana Health Service trains Clinicians to manage disease

The Ghana Health Service says it is refocusing on early detection and containment of the Monkey Pox. On Wednesday, June 8, 2022 the Service confirmed that five cases of Monkeypox had been detected in the Greater Accra, Bono and...

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Paracetamol is the most abused painkiller- Dr. Nii Lante

By Seli Baisie A Physician Specialist, Dr. Nii Lante Okunka Blankson says the most commonly abused painkiller is paracetamol. This, according...

End your demonstration at 4 pm – Court to Arise Ghana group

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Her Ladyship Comfort Kwasiwor Tasiame has directed Arise Ghana organisers of the #KromAyeShe demonstration to end their public protests at 4 pm...

Ambassador Gambila of Burkina Faso cautions youth against fake promises of greener pastures abroad

Ghana’s Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Boniface Gambila has expressed worry about the youth who get deceived by unknown people to travel to Burkina Faso...

Gabby Asare Otchere Darko laments low returns from E-levy

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Gabby Asare Otchere Darko has bemoaned the low revenue returns from the much-touted Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy). In a series of tweets Monday,...

Eggstra-O Campaign roadshow makes a stop in Ho

By Tilda Acorlor The Project Lead of the Eggstra-O Campaign, Ndidi Fordjoe says women and children must eat eggs to grow well and healthy. She...