Angel Group of Companies, manufacturers of Adonko Bitters, has apologised for “any untoward developments” leading to the suspension of the product by the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA). The product with batch number 201 allegedly caused the passing out of...
The world's first malaria vaccine immunisation campaign is to commence in 2018 and funds for the phase one of the pilot deployment of the vaccine in Sub-Saharan Africa had been secured. A release by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to...
Madam Monica Nyarko, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Monic Star Herbal Centre, with its headquarters at Akwatialine, suburb of Kumasi, has appealed to the government to focus more on herbal medicine. She noted that the contribution of herbal medicine practitioners...
Registered nurses across the country have withdrawn their services from the Out Patient Departments (OPD) of the various public hospitals.The nurses are protesting delays in the payment of their salary arrears by the government.The development comes on the back...
An amount of GH¢1 million has been approved by government to the Accra Psychiatric Hospital to help mitigate the crisis at that facility.The Ministry of Finance is currently working on the necessary processes for the release of the funds.This...
The Ministry of Health has confirmed that 157 cholera cases have been reported in the Central regional capital, Cape Coast.Addressing the media in Accra on Wednesday, the Director of Public Health, Dr. Badu Sarkodie stated that despite the huge...
The Chief Executive Officer of the Mental Health Authority, Dr. Akwasi Osei has disclosed that a whooping GHS700, 000 will be needed to effectively run the Accra Psychiatric Hospital monthly.Managers of the hospital on Tuesday began discharging patients from...
In a build up to Ghana’s 2016 elections, Starrfmonline.com is serializing aspects of the manifestos of the leading political parties – the ruling National Democratic Congress and the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP).We kick off our maiden edition with...
Three persons have reportedly died as a result of a cholera outbreak in the Central regional capital Cape Coast.Checks by Starr News’ Central regional correspondent Kwaku Baah-Acheamfour revealed that the cases were recorded at the Ewim Polyclinic and Cape...
A Scottish nurse who nearly died after she contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone two years ago is facing disciplinary action, charged with misconduct. Pauline Cafferkey is accused of concealing a high temperature from medical staff on her return to the...

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