Akatsi Municipal hospital records<br>seven TB deaths in 2021

Akatsi Municipal hospital records
seven TB deaths in 2021

A total of seven Tuberculosis (TB) related deaths was recorded atthe Akatsi Municipal Hospital in the Volta Region in 2021.The figure indicates a slight increase in deaths registered at the hospital from 2019 to 2020.In 2019, four deaths were recorded

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Ve-Golokuati (V/R): Volta Gender Department engages adolescent mothers, pregnant girls

Ve-Golokuati (V/R): Volta Gender Department engages adolescent mothers, pregnant girls

The Volta Regional Department of Gender has held anadvocacy meeting with adolescent mothers and pregnant girls from seven communities in theAfadzato South District of the Volta region.The meeting on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health, Sexual and Gender-basedViolence and Child Marriage

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No Ebola in Ghana; it’s only a simulation exercise – GHS

No Ebola in Ghana; it’s only a simulation exercise – GHS

Ebola ravaged a lot of countries in Africa a few years ago Ghana has not recorded any case of Ebola, the Ghana Health Service said on Wednesday, 22 June 2022. Some media reports had claimed a case had been recorded

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49 maternal deaths recorded between January and May 2022 in the Eastern Region

49 maternal deaths recorded between January and May 2022 in the Eastern Region

Pregnant women are advised to attend ante natal during their pregnancy Forty-Nine (49) institutional maternal deaths were recorded between January and May this year in the Eastern Region of Ghana. The current rate paints a gloomy forecast of a sharp

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Hohoe: Philanthropist supports children’s ward of Volta Regional Hospital

Hohoe: Philanthropist supports children’s ward of Volta Regional Hospital

Ms Priscilla Torkornoo, a philanthropist, has donated items tochildren at the Volta Regional Hospital, Hohoe to mark her birthday.The items include sets of children’s dinner plates, water bottles, washing soaps and powders,toothbrushes, toothpastes, fruits, boxes of fruit juice, toilet tissues

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Make Volta a hub for herbal and<br>traditional medicine—Chiefs to<br>UHAS

Make Volta a hub for herbal and
traditional medicine—Chiefs to
UHAS

The Volta Region House of Chiefs has appealed to the management of theUniversity of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) to help develop an overlooked herbalmedicinal potential in the Region. The call was made by Osie Adza Terkpor, Paramount Chief of

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E/R: Lack of isolation centres for suspected Monkeypox patients worrying – Health authorities

E/R: Lack of isolation centres for suspected Monkeypox patients worrying – Health authorities

June 15, 2022 Families of a suspected monkeypox patient in the Birim North District of the Eastern Region who are supposed to be in isolation are moving around because there is no isolation ward or centre. According to the health

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Cuban Medical Brigade holds free health screening in North Tongu

Cuban Medical Brigade holds free health screening in North Tongu

 Members of the Cuban Medical Brigade in Ghana have provided a freehealth screening service to the people of the North Tongu District in the Volta region. The exercise, which was held within the Mepe community, attracted hundreds of people, whotook

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<a>JoyNews Tracker: It is now expensive to menstruate in Ghana, period!</a>

JoyNews Tracker: It is now expensive to menstruate in Ghana, period!

  “I now buy baby diapers for one cedi and then cut the sides to make them straight. I line the diaper in my panty and they absorb the blood all day. If I used sanitary pads, I would have

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H3N2 Influenza: Ghana has no vaccines for treatment – Anabah

H3N2 Influenza: Ghana has no vaccines for treatment – Anabah

Vaccine The Executive Director of the Africa Centre for Health Policy Research and Analysis, Dr Thomas Anabah has tasked the management of the Ghana Health Service and the Ministry of Health to take steps to procure the vaccines for the

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