Thursday 27 July, 2017
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Category Archives: Health

90% of people fall short of this. We all take our smart phones or tablets to the toilet. In fact it has become a very common habit among Phone users. But according to scientist it is very dangerous habbit and exposes the user to all forms of...

By Ghana Breaking News on Mar 25th, 2017

Deputy Health Minister, Dr Victor Bampoe addressing the students Government has announced the release of allowances for nursing trainees in all government assisted colleges. This was disclosed by deputy Health Minister, Dr Victor Bampoe, during...

By Ghana Breaking News on Nov 10th, 2016

Diabetes is a serious, sometimes life-threatening disease. Over time it can affect every body part and may cause kidney damage, nerve damage, amputations and blindness. International Diabetes Federation, Philippines is one of the world’s emerging...

By Ghana Breaking News on Jul 6th, 2016

The Minister of Health, Alex Segbefia, has bemoaned increasing drug abuse among health workers in Ghana. According to the Minister, recent figures from the Ministry of health show an increase in drug addiction among health workers and he has therefore warned pharmacists to desist from abusing drugs they sell. Mr. Segbefia was speaking at the induction...

Mr Alex Segbefia, the Minister of Health, has urged health workers to uphold the tenets of the profession to meet the expectations of their clients. He said, though workers work under tight budgets and limited resources there is the need to...

By Ghana Breaking News on Jun 2nd, 2016

Health minister Alex Segbefia has revealed that Government will no longer bond nurses trained in public health training facilities from 2017. According to him, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) raised concerns about the public wage bill,...

By Ghana Breaking News on May 19th, 2016

cut at the Police Hospital in Accra has wreaked havoc at the facility as authorities there are turning away emergency cases. The facility is also transferring planned surgeries and complicated cases to other hospitals in Accra. The hospital...

By Ghana Breaking News on May 9th, 2016

confirmed the death of 35 children in the Eastern region as a result of the deadly malaria disease that hit the region. According to GHS, “it is striving to save lives” of people in the region from the life- threatening disease. It...

By Ghana Breaking News on May 2nd, 2016

is alleged to have spent over 500, 000 cedis on procuring and installing some 42 CCTV Cameras at its head office at Okponglo in Accra. Staff of the council are reportedly unhappy with the development forcing one of them, Koffie Harrison to petition...

By Ghana Breaking News on Apr 25th, 2016

Health has issued a cholera alert following a confirmed case at the Achimota Hospital in Accra. The Ministry is therefore calling on the general public to observe strict sanitation practices to avoid the spread of the disease in the country...

By Ghana Breaking News on Apr 15th, 2016