Ghana Health Service Pilots Verbal Autopsy Project

Health Hazards of Mobile Phone Fidgeting on the Road

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Smart phones have gradually taken over from the era of Nokia 3310 and what have you. Not only have they made communication easier, but have also enhanced easy access to information and connection with ...

Stop poisoning ‘koobi’ – Prof Frimpong-Boateng urges fish mongers

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation has asked traders to stop using formalin to preserve food items since it was dangerous to human health. ...

Herbal medicine can’t cure HIV/AIDS – Commission

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Dr. Angela El-Adas, Director General of the Ghana AIDS Commission, has stated that the Commission did not have the financial capacity to conduct experiment on drugs that would permanently cure HIV and ...

Newmont Women Donate GH¢ 46,000 For Breast Cancer Campaign

Dr Beatrice Wiafe Addai Friday, February 24, 2017

Newmont Ghana Women and Allies Network have donated GH¢45,742 to lead anti-breast cancer campaigner, Breast Care International (BCI) at a short ceremony at the Peace & Love Hospital, Baatsona, Spi ...

Volta Healthcare In Crisis

Dr Joseph Teye Nuertey Friday, February 24, 2017

Health facilities in the Volta Region are having serious difficulties in running their operations due to an embargo placed on employment by the government. “Not being able to employ new staff to re ...

We hope to be engaged after budget reading – Unemployed health professionals

Friday, February 24, 2017

A group calling itself the Coalition of Un-posted Allied Health Professionals has appealed to government to include in the upcoming budget, the financial clearance that will ensure their postings to t ...

Upper East records improvement in malnutrition indicators

Friday, February 24, 2017

There has been a 5.8% decline in the figures of underweight babies under five years born in the Upper East Region. This is an improvement as compared to the rate of 12.3% and 7.8% in 2014 and 2015 ...

Teachers impregnate 301 teenagers in Central Region

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Teachers in the Central Region have been named among the top groups of people who impregnated teenage girls in the area in 2016. They are reported to have impregnated 301 of the 12,048 pregnant you ...

GHS to strengthen operations of CHPS compounds

Thursday, February 23, 2017

The Director General of the Ghana Health Services (GHS), Dr. Ebenezer Appiah Denkyira, has announced plans to strengthen the operation of Community-based Health Planning Services (CHPS) compounds to a ...

Teachers impregnate 301 teenagers in Central Region

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Teachers in the Central Region have been named among the top groups of people wh ...

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Tema General Hospital to investigate ‘dead body seizure’ case

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Management of the Tema General Hospital has said that it will launch investi ...

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8,600 Health Workers’ Employment In Limbo

Saturday, February 18, 2017

It has emerged that over 8,600 health workers’ career are in limbo followi ...

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Tamale Teaching Hospital denies giving out expired drugs

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Management of the Tamale Teaching Hospital in the Northern Region, has denied re ...

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