Health

Doctors On Warpath

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Dr Kwabena Opoku-AduseiMedical doctors in the country have warned of more strikes this year to press home grievances on unresolved pensions, market premium and salary adjustments.The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) says these unmet...

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Over-Crowding At Maternity Ward Of Juaboso Hospital; Four children share a bed

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Congestion at the Maternity Ward of Juaboso Government Hospital in the Western Region is putting a lot stress on health authorities and workers.The referral facility in the Juaboso District capital admits over forty sick children a day ...

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BREAST CARE INTERNATIONAL (BCI) CALLS FOR JOINT EFFORT TO FIGHT BREAST CANCER IN 2015

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Dr. Beatrice Wiafe Addai Breast Care International (BCI) has asked for a joint effort in the provision and dissemination of quality Breast Health education, screening, counseling, advocacy, research, treatment, ...

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Biomedical lab practice in Ghana impeded by two challenges

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The practice of ...

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ARE HERBAL MEDICINES SAFE?

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Plants have the ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds that are used to perform important biological function. At least 12,000 such compounds have been isolated so far; a number estimated to be less than...

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Korea Constructs Tamale Ebola Centre

Dr Kwaku Agyemang- MensahThe Governement of Korea, through the Korean International Corporation Agency (KOICA) and the Ministry of Health (MoH) has signed a memorandum of understanding...

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Maternal Mortality Cases Rise

The Maternal Mortality Estimation Inter-Agency Group of the World Health Organisation (WHO) estimated that Ghana's maternal mortality rate has gone up from 350 per 100,000 live births to 380.The report also indicated that in 2013, an estimated 3,100 women died from pregnancy-related causes and that figures ...

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NHS DNA scheme to fight cancer and genetic diseases

A new genetics project could help...

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120 Suspected Ebola Cases Recorded

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‘Report Eye Problems’

Dr. Tetteh Larnyoh Darko seated middle and flanked by...

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