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Sunday, March 24, 2019

People don’t become ‘adults’ until their 30s, say scientists

Have you ever been told to "grow up" in your 20s or need an excuse as to why you still find cat videos on the internet really funny? Well now...

Berekum East MP calls for support for people with ‘Down Syndrome’

The Chairman of Health Committee and Member of Parliament, (MP),  for Berekum East, Dr. Kwame Twum-Nuamah has called on all, including Members to support people with living with Down...

Ghana joins world to mark Oral Health Day

A Dentist at the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital, Dr. Akua Kissi says it has become necessary for Ghanaians to inculcate the habit of visiting the dentist at least twice...

Ministry of Health to engage more medical herbalists

Ministry of Health has begun the integration of herbal and alternative medicine practice into the mainstream health delivery system. Following the successful piloting of the integration in 33 public health...

Upper West NHIS outlines a number of priority interventions for 2019

The Upper West Regional Office of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has outlined a number of key priority interventions and activities for 2019. The Regional Director of NHIA, Abass...

Herbal medicine practice integrated into healthcare delivery system

By Seth Eyiah. The Ministry of Health has begun the integration of herbal and alternative medicine practice into the mainstream health delivery system. Following the successful piloting of the integration in...

Second Lady Mrs. Bawumia secures Indian scholarships and free care for special pediatric cases

Second Lady of Ghana, Hajia Mrs. Samira Bawumia, through her not-for-profit organization, the Samira Empowerment and Humanitarian Projects (SEHP), has secured twelve (12) scholarships and free services for children...

Cholesterol-lowering pill ‘new option for statin users’

A new type of drug - called bempedoic acid - could offer another weapon in the fight against bad cholesterol. An international study suggests the pill lowers cholesterol in people...

African C-sections ’50 times more deadly’

The number of mothers who die after a Caesarean-section in Africa is as much as 50 times higher than in developed countries, according to a study in the medical...

Sefwi Wiawso: Municipal Health Directorate reduces maternal mortality

The Sefwi Wiawso Municipal Health Directorate has taken pragmatic steps to help reduce the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR). The Municipality's record of 194 per 100,000 births in 2017, dropped to...

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Nana Addo’s policies made Ghana fourth happiest country – Nana Boakye

The Tema West Constituency Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dennis Amfo-Sefah, has touted the positive impact of the Akufo-Addo government saying Ghana’s...

Addressing root causes of conflicts key to sustainable development in Africa, says UN Deputy...

Africa cannot have sustainable development without sustaining peace, United Nations Deputy Secretary General, Amina Mohammed said Saturday. Speaking at the 20th Session of the Regional Coordination...

You are our most distinguished alumnus” – VC of Buckingham University to Dr. Bawumia

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Buckingham has described Ghana’s Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, as “the most distinguished alumnus ever” of the...