Hohoe hosp. to be upgraded to regional hosp.

Hohoe hosp. to be upgraded to regional hosp.

The Hohoe Municipal Hospital in the Volta Region has been chosen as the health facility to be upgraded to a regional hospital status. This comes on the back of the former Regional Hospital in Ho being converted into a teaching

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Okudzeto Ablakwa presents cervical cancer screening machine to Battor Catholic Hospital

Okudzeto Ablakwa presents cervical cancer screening machine to Battor Catholic Hospital

Hon. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has purchased a cervical cancer screening machine for the Catholic Hospital, Battor in the North Tongu District of the Volta Region. The machine which costs $16,000 will be used by the Cervical Cancer Prevention and Training

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Man gets so drunk he unknowingly swallows his house keys

Man gets so drunk he unknowingly swallows his house keys

Last week, a Chinese man went to the hospital after experiencing severe chest pain and was shocked to learn that his discomfort was caused by the house keys he thought he had lost the night before after getting drunk with

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Gov’t urged to include cost of processing blood in NHIS

Gov’t urged to include cost of processing blood in NHIS

A Member of the Ghana Blood Foundation, Ken Ashigbey, has called on the government to include the cost of processing blood into the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) to enable patients to have access to blood without any hindrances. He

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Public cautioned against cholera outbreak

Public cautioned against cholera outbreak

The Greater Accra Regional Health Directorate has cautioned the public on the potential outbreak of cholera and other infectious diseases in the Region. The Directorate said with the onset of the rains coupled with poor sanitary conditions and other prevailing

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10 Nigerians killed by smoke inhalation at wedding

10 Nigerians killed by smoke inhalation at wedding

At least 10 people were confirmed dead after suffering from smoke inhalation while at the venue of a local wedding in southern Nigeria, according to the police and local media. Some 30 others were on life-support in different hospitals as

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Aflao Port Health saves country from potential cholera outbreak last year

Aflao Port Health saves country from potential cholera outbreak last year

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) Ketu South Directorate’s 2018 Annual Report has indicated that the vigilance of the Port Health unit of the service prevented two travellers carrying cholera from entering the country through the Aflao Border. The two, who

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Nurses and Midwifery Council warns public

Nurses and Midwifery Council warns public

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (N&MC) of Ghana on Tuesday warned the public against usage of a fraudulent Facebook page which used its official logo and operated with the name; “Nurses and Midwifery Council”. The Fraudsters in an attempt to

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A good erection does not mean you are fertile – Gynaecologist tells men

A good erection does not mean you are fertile – Gynaecologist tells men

Ghanaian men have been advised to do sperm analysis to determine the quality of their sperm and assess their ability to impregnate a woman. “Many people produce seminal fluid which has no sperm at all [and therefore cannot fertilise the

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Ho West Assembly to support zongo dwellers to own toilets

Ho West Assembly to support zongo dwellers to own toilets

Anfoeta Tsebi (V/R), June 06, GNA – The Ho West District Assembly is to support people in zongo communities to own household toilets. Mr Ernest Appau, the District Chief Executive said this when he joined the Muslim community in Anfoeta

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