Nationwide drug, blood distribution by drones starts in 2019 – Bawumia

Nationwide drug, blood distribution by drones starts in 2019 – Bawumia

Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, has said the nationwide use of drones to deliver essential medical services such as drugs and blood to deprived communities, will take off in 2019. Government had initially mentioned at the 2018 Annual Health Summit

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Offinso North court remands suspects for allegedly poisoning toddler

Offinso North court remands suspects for allegedly poisoning toddler

The Offinso North District Court at Akomadan in the Ashanti Region has remanded into police custody a 40-year old woman who allegedly poisoned her child to death. Police arrested Yaa Boatemaa at Akumadan in the Offinso North District of the

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‘Save lives’ – First Lady concerned about unprofessionalism at health facilities

‘Save lives’ – First Lady concerned about unprofessionalism at health facilities

First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo, says the apparent lack of professionalism and compassion by some health workers, which has led to some tragedies at various health facilities in the country is troubling. She said such negative acts have resulted in deaths,

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Sickle cell patients must not join queues at the hospital

Sickle cell patients must not join queues at the hospital

A sickle cell patient has appealed to health professionals to urgently attend to sickle cell patients in crises who attend their facilities instead of asking them to queues and go through formalities. Mr Joshua Offuh, the 27-year-old sickle cell patient,

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Phase one of Battor Catholic hospital project commissioned

Phase one of Battor Catholic hospital project commissioned

The phase one of a project aimed at refurbishing the paediatric department of Battor Catholic Hospital in the North Tongu District of the Volta Region has been commissioned at cost of GH¢25,000.00. This paved way for the launch of the

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Battor Catholic Hospital launches mobile app to fight cervical cancer

Battor Catholic Hospital launches mobile app to fight cervical cancer

The Cervical Cancer Prevention and Training Centre(CCPTC) of the Battor Catholic Hospital in the Volta Region, in attempt to fight cervical cancer to an end in the country has launched three mobile application software. The mobile apps which include CCPTC

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N/R: Three-week-old baby needs GH₵10,000 for surgery

N/R: Three-week-old baby needs GH₵10,000 for surgery

The parents of a three-week old baby are hoping to raise funds to save their little boy’s life. Mohammed Timtoni Fuseiniare, according to doctors at the Tamale Teaching Hospital, is suffering from Meningomyelocele and Hydrocephalus [fluid in his skull], a type

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Twin baby missing after delivery at Ridge Hospital

Twin baby missing after delivery at Ridge Hospital

The father of the twins who were delivered at the Greater Accra Regional Hospital (Ridge) on May 10, 2018 is asking the hospital authorities to produce the body of one the babies who the hospital says is dead. Mr John

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Cosmetic surgeries on the rise – Surgeon

Cosmetic surgeries on the rise – Surgeon

Historically, women of African extraction are recognised the world over for having naturally voluptuous bodies. Women with such bodies are often hailed for having desired shapes which are described as a ‘Coca-Cola shape’, ‘hourglass’ or a guitar shape. However, it

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Death of 70-year-old: We had 45 emergencies on the night- Ridge Hospital official

Death of 70-year-old: We had 45 emergencies on the night- Ridge Hospital official

The Medical Director at the Ridge Hospital has subtly suggested health workers cannot be blamed for the recent death of a 70-year-old man. Emmanuel Kwabena Sorofonyo said the hospital was completely overwhelmed the night on which Prince Anthony Opoku Acheampong

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