Registered nurses across the country have withdrawn their services from the Out Patient Departments (OPD) of the various public hospitals.The nurses are protesting delays in the payment of their salary arrears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...
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...
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...
The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has announced that palm oil sold in markets across the country is safe for consumption. According to the authority, a market survey it conducted in 10 markets in the Greater Accra Region last November...
A 10-year-old Indonesian boy, Arya Permana, has been put on an emergency diet after doctors warned his extreme obesity is threatening his life. Arya, from the village of Cipurwasari in the Arawang Regency, weighs 192kg – approximately 30 stone. His ballooning...
Aggrieved Community Health nurses are resuming duty today following the resolution of the problems that triggered their industrial action. The Ghana Health service after series of meetings has conceded that the health workers are entitled to study leave after...
Ghana’s former President Jerry John Rawlings has described a publication in the May edition of Africawatch Magazine that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease as a complete falsehood. The story published in the May edition of the controversial...
Miss Ghana 2015, Antoinette Delali Kemavor, and her runner ups, Rebecca Asamoah and Afua Asieduwaa Akrofi under the supervision of Miss Ghana Foundation last Saturday held a blood donation exercise at the Rawlings Park in Accra. The ceremony was...
The Volta Regional Hospital is now equipped to attend to all kinds of kidney related ailments. This comes after a dialysis machine with a water treatment plant for the removal of excess water and waste products from damaged or dysfunctional...
Ginger’s main ability is to reduce inflammation, improve digestion and boost immunity, ginger is rightfully thought of as the most powerful food of the XXI century. It’s rich in many essential oils that give it flavor and aroma like gingerol,...

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