Government will seek to boost the accessibility of primary healthcare delivery in the country in 2016 as it has assured to secure more Community Based Health Planning and Services(CHPS) compounds in the Rural areas. Finance Minister Seth Terkper says government...
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...
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 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...
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...
Physicians at the Cardiothoracic Centre at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra have revealed that 80% of the heart cases recorded are from children. The centre also claims many patients die of heart complications due to the high cost...
  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...
Striking nurses at the Pantang Psychiatric Hospital in Accra are turning away new patients after the Chief Executive Officer of the Mental Health Authority  Dr. Akwasi Osei failed to convince them to back down on their ongoing protest. The nurses...
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...
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...

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