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...
1. Fetal Development: The pregnant women are needful in folic acid which will help them to have healthy fetal tissue and cell development. The sweet potatoes are rich source of folic acid. 2. Anti-Stress: The potassium is regulating the body’s...
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...
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...
The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has approved a vaccine, namely the Johnson Ebola vaccine for clinical trials as part of international effort to find a cure to deadly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). A second vaccine, the GSK vaccine, is...
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...
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...
Medical experts in the Central region are calling for drastic measures to stop the increasing rate of diabetes in the country. The disease according to the experts has assumed an alarming proportion necessitating urgent steps to curb further infections. Education on...
According to a new report released by Family Planning 2020 (FP2020), more women and girls than ever who want to avoid or delay a pregnancy —290.6 million—are voluntarily using modern contraceptives in the world’s poorest countries, an increase of...
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...

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