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Fat-clogged cells explain why obesity can cause cancer

A new discovery could explain why obese people are more likely to develop cancer, scientists say. A type of cell the body uses to destroy cancerous tissue gets clogged by...

One ambulance, one constituency being held up by procurement challenges- Minister

The Minister for Special Development Initiatives, Mavis Hawa Koomson says the Akufo-Addo administration’s promise of one ambulance per constituency is being held up by procurement challenges. Though Vice President Dr.Mahamadu...

African Leaders Urged To Do More To Control Meningitis

African governments are being urged to do more to control meningitis, especially in the region that stretches from Senegal in the West to Ethiopia in the East. A paper published...

World Diabetes Day marked Today

Today is World Diabetes Day. In 2007, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution designating 14 November as World Diabetes Day. The resolution recognised the urgent need to pursue multilateral efforts...

Neck scan can spot early dementia signs

A five-minute scan could be used to spot people at risk of dementia before symptoms appear, researchers claim. Scientists used ultrasound scanners to look at blood vessels in the necks...

Corporate Governance Challenge looming in the Allied Health Profession if… -Radiographers Prez

The President of the Ghana society of Radiographers, Prince Rockson has appealed to the Ministry of Health particularly the President of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to immediately constitute...

Global bodies want DR Congo militias to help to curb Ebola

Armed groups in DR Congo are being called upon to cooperate with efforts to improve security as the country battles an outbreak of the Ebola virus. The calls for cooperation...

‘Remarkable’ decline in fertility rates

There has been a remarkable global decline in the number of children women are having, say researchers. Their report found fertility rate falls meant nearly half of countries were now...

Ghana Health Service debunks spiritual deaths in Tema Manhean

Director General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare, says preliminary investigations into the mysterious deaths at Tema Newtown reveals that most of the deaths were due to...

TEERE takes delivery of medical logistics and equipment for Bongo hospital

TEERE a non-governmental organization in the Upper East Region have taken delivery of a medical supplies and equipment from the German NGO known as the Inter-NATIONAL CHILDREN Help, for...

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AWCON 2018: Black Queens pip Algeria in opener

The Black Queens of Ghana defeated Algeria by a solitary goal in the opening game of the Africa Women's Cup of Nations. Gladys Amfobea's 13th...

NHIA rolls-out electronic renewal system

In a bid to strengthen the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) and ease pressure during renewal of the card, the management of the scheme,...

Pay SSNIT contributions of NABCO employees – TUC to government

Deputy General Secretary of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Joshua Ansah has asked government to enroll all employees of the Nation Builders Corps...