Ho making gains in malaria test and treat campaign

Ho making gains in malaria test and treat campaign

The campaign to test before treating all suspected malaria cases is yielding positive results with significant decline in malaria cases in the Ho Municipal area since 2015.Figures from the Municipal Disease Control and Surveillance Unit shows that malaria cases not

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Try these 6 home remedies for some natural sleep

Try these 6 home remedies for some natural sleep

Insomnia or sleeplessness is a common sleep disorder in which a person finds it difficult to fall asleep. People suffering from this disorder do not get enough sleep and often do not feel refreshed when they wake up. Lack of

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Mosquitoes, bugs invade Tema Community 11

Mosquitoes, bugs invade Tema Community 11

Bugs and mosquitoes which are reproducing and feeding in a stream of sewage have virtually imposed a dusk to dawn curfew on Community 11, one of the privileged communities in Tema. According to the residents, the hitherto great outdoors of

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Step mum leaves 5yr-old boy’s arm to rot after she accidentally cut it

Step mum leaves 5yr-old boy’s arm to rot after she accidentally cut it

The left arm of a five-year-old boy in the Central Region is fast decomposing after his stepmother allegedly cut the hand accidentally some weeks ago but left it untreated. Currently, the left forearm of the boy, Isaac Mensah, has deteriorated

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Swollen legs are no sign for twins – Midwife

Swollen legs are no sign for twins – Midwife

A midwife in charge of Adaklu-Kodzobi Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Compound, Madam Mavis Amedzorku, has described as hollow the belief that pregnant women with swollen legs would give birth to twins or a boy. “That belief is excessively

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Korle Bu will not be shut down – Board Chair assures

Korle Bu will not be shut down – Board Chair assures

The Board Chair of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has reiterated that his outfit will remain the premier hospital in the country and will not be shut down. Contrary to reports of an imminent shutdown over failure to license, Dr Okoe Boye said his outfit

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Dodi Papase pupils march against open defecation

Dodi Papase pupils march against open defecation

 Hundreds of basic school pupils in Dodi Papase in the Kadjebi District of the Volta Region have taken the campaign against open defecation to the streets of the farming community with a route-march through the town. The pupils, drawn from

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Doctors, lawyers others to soon issue tax receipts for services rendered

Doctors, lawyers others to soon issue tax receipts for services rendered

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) is gearing up to raise taxes from professional service activities in a bid to meet its tax targets. Government has set a tax revenue target of GHc58.9 billion in the 2019 budget, which is about

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FDA releases list of 41 harmful cosmetic products in Ghana

FDA releases list of 41 harmful cosmetic products in Ghana

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has warned the public against using some 41 cosmetic products which it says contain harmful substances including mercury, hydroquinone and steroids. The FDA has also directed the producers of the harmful products to recall them

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Woman whose lip was bitten off arrives at Korle-Bu for plastic surgery

Woman whose lip was bitten off arrives at Korle-Bu for plastic surgery

The 25-year-old hairdresser in Takoradi whose lower lip was bitten off by a female health worker in a bizarre case of suspected infidelity by her boyfriend, has arrived at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, to undergo plastic surgery on her lips.

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