FDA investigates suspected Accra High School food poisoning

FDA investigates suspected Accra High School food poisoning

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has taken over investigations into the suspected food poisoning at Accra High School. On Tuesday, some 35 students were admitted at the Adabraka Polyclinic for complaining of stomach discomfort after eating food served by

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Gender Department meets boys, men on ending teenage pregnancy in Akatsi North

Gender Department meets boys, men on ending teenage pregnancy in Akatsi North

    By Joyce Danso, GNA  Accra Nov. 29, GNA – The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says the practice of peeling or bleaching the skin to look lighter is injurious, unhealthy and had the potential of causing skin cancer

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OTI | Nursing Mothers Access Child Welfare Clinic Under Tree

OTI | Nursing Mothers Access Child Welfare Clinic Under Tree

By: Benjamin Owusu | Voltaonlinegh.com | Nursing mothers at Dadoto, a farming community in the Krachi East Municipality of the Oti Region, who access reproductive and child welfare services at the Dadoto Health Centre, are attended to under mango trees.

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HIV infections on the rise, 19,000 new cases in 2018 – Report

HIV infections on the rise, 19,000 new cases in 2018 – Report

The Ghana AIDS Commission has announced a surge in the number of persons who are contracting HIV infections in Ghana. In a statement released to the Community through the churches, mosques and the media, ahead of World AIDS Day slated

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Every potbellied person is obese – Dietician

Every potbellied person is obese – Dietician

‘One pack’, as many choose to call it, is not rare to find nowadays; perhaps, it wouldn’t be too far from right to say you will find one potbellied man in every ten you meet. Whereas it was relatively uncommon

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Medical waste from KATH contaminates river used to irrigate farms

Medical waste from KATH contaminates river used to irrigate farms

A public health crisis is looming following the discovery of traces of harmful chemicals in vegetables that are irrigated with water from a source contaminated with medical waste. Researchers at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) say the

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The Ho Teaching Hospital; where clean environment heals

The Ho Teaching Hospital; where clean environment heals

Hospitals are supposed to be places of healthcare. Unfortunately, many health centres tend to be places of picking infections due to poor sanitation. However, the story is different from the Ho Teaching Hospital in the Volta region.  A serene environment greets you right from

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Expert speaks on sex positions, gender selection

Expert speaks on sex positions, gender selection

A gynaecologist, Dr Olatoye Ogundipe, says the gender of a child is not determined by the sex position or duration of sex contrary to beliefs by some people. Ogundipe, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin,

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Stop using electric toothbrushes to masturbate – doctors warn women

Stop using electric toothbrushes to masturbate – doctors warn women

There’s nothing wrong with needing some help with getting yourself off. Using a sex toy to spice up a solo session is very common, and research by Lovehoney in 2017 even revealed that using a sex toy could make a

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Ghana, Barbados sign agreement to recruit 120 Ghanaian nurses

Ghana, Barbados sign agreement to recruit 120 Ghanaian nurses

The Foreign Minister of Ghana and Barbados, on behalf of the Governments of their respective countries, have signed an agreement for the recruitment of a total of one hundred and twenty (120) nurses from Ghana to complement the staffing needs

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