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Category: Health

Ghana’s Appiah Turkson calls for prayer amidst coronavirus crisis

Cardinal Peter Turkson, Prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development has addressed a letter to the heads of Bishops’ conferences, Bishops in...

Nigeria confirms first case of Coronavirus

Nigeria has become the first country to confirm a positive case of the Novel Coronavirus in sub Saharan Africa.   The case, according to Nigerian health authorities...

Lepers Aid commissions renovation of specialised wards at Ankaful hospital

A sod cutting ceremony took place at the Ankaful General Hospital near Cape Coast, in the Central Region of Ghana for the renovation of the male and female specialized...

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Imcs Pax Romana Ghana Federation Donates To Kath

The International Movement of Catholic Students (IMCS) Pax Romana, Ghana Federation has made a donation to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of the Komfo Anokye Teaching...

Polio

Ministry of health announces Polio Virus type to outbreak-tamale

The MoH says it has detected polio virus type 2 in the environment in Tamale in the Northern Region – According to the ministry, the virus was detected through a...

volta region

Health minister tours health facilities in the Volta region

The Minister for Health, Hon. Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, has begun a three-day working visit to the Volta Region. The purpose of his visit was to inspect ongoing and old...

Health Facility

Bryan Acheampong Commissions Ultra-Modern Health Facility At Kwahu Tafo

Member of Parliament for Abetifi Constituency Hon. Bryan Acheampong and Hon Isaac Agyapong, District Chief Executive of Kwahu East on Monday 15th July 2019, have both...

hypertension

Low detection rate of hypertension worrying – Prof. Plange-Rhule

A consultant Physician, Professor Jacob Plange-Rhule, has bemoaned the low detection rate of hypertension, although it requires little finance to detect the condition....

HIV/AIDS prevalence rate in Ghana pegged at 1.69 per cent

Adult HIV/AIDS prevalence rate in the country has been pegged at 1.69 per cent, according to a 2018 national estimates and projections records. The Ghana AIDS Commission...