The Health Services Supply Chain Practitioners Association, Ghana ( HESSCPAG)  has  described as “sad and unfortunate the constant harassment and intimidation” of its members who were  staff of the Central Medical Stores before it was gutted by fire earlier...
If you do not know your blood cholesterol level, STOP whatever you are doing and rush to the nearest health facility to have it checked. The “Invisible Killer” could be stalking you. I am aware of the many conflicting discussions...
An Italian doctor has been suspended from practising medicine in the UK after failing English language tests. Dr Alessandro Teppa is one of the first EU doctors to face disciplinary action over language skills following a change in the law...
  An optometrist of the God’s Glory Hospital Dr. Nicholas Sarpong has revealed that an estimated 700,000 Ghanaians are currently living with glaucoma, a disease of the eye which is the major cause of irreversible blindness worldwide. 250,000 out of the...
President of Breast Care International, Dr. Beatrice Wiafe Addai is urging the entire nation to join hands in the fight against breast cancer, one of the most killer diseases among women in the world. “The way the disease is fast...
The five-year-old girl who was defiled by her cousin has undergone a successful surgery at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi. Doctors say a tumor was found in the private parts of the little girl which hindered her...
Volta Regional Hospital is unable to provide GHC 28,000.00 to get a dialysis machine donated to the hospital to become operational. The amount was needed for a water treatment plant required to get the machines functioning, Mama Attratoh Co-ordinator of...
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...
The name okra is most often used in the UK, United States and the Philippines, with a variant pronunciation in Caribbean English and Nigeria of okro. The plant and its seed pods are also known as “lady’s fingers”. A cup of raw okra has 30 calories, 3...
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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