Health

Breast Cancer Kills 16 People In Eastern Region

A total of 16 people died from breast cancer cases from January to September 2019 in the Eastern Region.Head of the Surgical Department of the Eastern Regional Hospital in Koforidua, Dr. Foster Ampo...

Nsawam Prisoners Enrolled On NHIS – Veep

The Ghana News Agency has reported that 80) per cent of inmates at the Nsawam Medium Security Prison have been registered with the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).This is to enable...

NABCO Trainees Donates To Bibiani Government Hospital

The Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) beneficiaries in the Bibiani Anhwiaso Bekwai Municipality in the Western North Region has donated some items such as Curtains, TV-set, Mattresses, Waste bins, Mop...

Microphone Could Be Used To Diagnose 'Noisy' Arthritic Knees

Technology used by engineers to listen for faults in bridges could be used to diagnose "noisy" arthritic knees, a study suggests.It involved a tiny microphone being attached to participants' knees...

World Food Day – First Lady Launches "Iron Deficiency Awareness Campaign”

The First lady H.E. Mrs Rebecca Naa Okaikor Akufo-Addo has made a passionate call for a comprehensive collaborative effort between the public and private sector to eradicate iron deficiency in the c...

Wa West records 361 pregnancies among school children in nine months

An estimated 361 schoolgirls in Wa West District aged 10 to 19 years got pregnant within the first nine months of 2019, Mr. Edward K. Beyereh, the District Health Promotion Officer, has said.Five, o...

Breast Cancer Seminar for Men at Tema International Maritime Hospital Oct. 19

The Biggest Breast Cancer Seminar ever in Ghana is taking place on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at the Tema International Maritime Hospital, at 9 am prompt.What makes this event more exciting is tha...

Slow Walking At 45 'A Sign Of Faster Ageing'

How fast people walk in their 40s is a sign of how much their brains, as well as their bodies, are ageing, scientists have suggested.Using a simple test of gait speed, researchers were able to measu...