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BEWARE OF CHOLERA –GHANA HEALTH SERVICE

The Greater Accra Regional Directorate in a press release wishes to alert the general public that, with the rainy season we are in now, and poor sanitation, then there is going to be an outbreak of cholera and other infectious diseases in the region. Cholera is one of the killer diseases.

BREAST CANCER: THE HEADACHE OF EVERY WOMAN

Breast cancer has become one of the most common cancer diagnosed in women after skin cancer around the world. Breast cancer is cancer that forms in the breast. It can occur in men and women, but it's far common in women. There are many types of breast cancer but the most

CHLAMYDIA INFECTION

Chlamydia Infection, simply known as Chlamydia is a common Sexually Transmitted Infection(STI). It is caused by the bacteria Chlamydia Trachomatis. Most people who are infected have no symptoms in the early stages. It takes a few weeks following the infection for symptoms to occur. Symptoms of Chlamydia Symptoms in women may include

THE NEGATIVE EFFECT OF DRUG ABUSE

Drug abuse is taking of drugs without a doctor’s prescription. Individuals engage in this practice due to several reasons. First they engage in this practice because of effectiveness of the drugs. At other times it is used as boosters for better performance. Further, drug abuse has many causes. This is caused

HEALTH FIRST: THE NEED TO VISIT THE DOCTOR REGULARLY.

Regular checkups help in identifying problems early. This is because they are more treatable in their early stages than when they turn chronic. Checkups Visiting the doctor regularly is a necessity. One may ask why?. Health experts say,” Seeing a doctor regularly is a vital investment for your health". Checkups

NDC being mischievous with GHc17m investment claim – NHIS

Dr-Lydia-Dsane-Selby

Acting CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority, Dr. Lydia Dsane-Selby says the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) accusation that the authority invested  GHc17 million without due process is misplaced. The NDC had accused the NHIA of diverting the said amount to an investment firm called All Time Capital Investment in July 2012. The party also claimed that

SEDUASE TOWNSHIP GET FIRST HEALTH FACILITY 

Rebecca Foundation

The First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has commissioned a Community-Based Health Planning Services (CHPS) compound at Seduase in the Kpone Katamanso Municipality in the Greater Accra Region. The fully furnished functional and NHIS accredited CHPS compound is now able to provide preventive, and treatment services and refer patients to bigger health

REBECCA AKUFO COMMISSIONS NEW OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY CENTER, MOTHERS’ HOSTEL AT CAPE COAST TEACHING HOSPITAL  

First Lady of Ghana

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has commissioned two massive projects at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital in the Central Regional capital. The state of the art projects is the Anokye Yeboah Mothers’ Hostel and an Obstetrics and Gynaecology Emergency Centre. Built by a philanthropist, Mr Gustav Anokye-Yeboah, the gesture, according to

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