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New statistics from the Global Cancer Incidence, Mortality and Prevalence (GLOBOCAN), a global cancer federation, has reported an alarming 100% increase in breast cancer cases in Ghana. The figure increased from 2,000 cases recorded annually few years back, to 4,650 cases annually, according to the new release. This was made...
Ghana and two other African countries – Kenya and Malawi – have been selected to take part in a WHO-coordinated pilot implementation programme that will make the world’s first malaria vaccine available in selected areas, beginning in 2018. The injectable vaccine, RTS,S, was developed to protect young children from the...
The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Thursday said, there was no poisonous drugs on the Ghanaian market as being speculated in the media. “The FDA wishes to inform the general public especially the media that the information is false and should be ignored”. A statement issued and signed by the...
Women's Health to Wealth (WHW), a Kumasi based Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) has offered free medical and maternal services to a number of pregnant teenage girls and mothers with children under one year at the Ante-Natal Clinic of Manhyia Hospital in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region. The activists  in collaboration with...
Statistics released by the Ashanti Region Health Service Directorate indicates that the prevalent of malaria and cholera cases are still high in the country, even though Ashanti region had recorded reductions over the past two years. The Ashanti Regional Health Promotion Officer for the service, Felix Frimpong, who dropped the...
The efforts of Gifas Health Company Limited, the manufacturer of “Gifas Herbal Mixture” has been recognized and rewarded, when the company scooped two tops awards at the National Herbal Awards ceremony held in Kumasi, the Ashanti regional capital, on Saturday, January 6, 2018. In a colorful ceremony, the product, “Gifas...
Members of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) have threatened to go on strike over the delay in implementing condition of service and market premium agreements they had with the previous administration.The GMA’s new president Dr. Frank Ankobea told journalists in Kumasi that they are giving the Akufo-Addo government up...
The Akufo-Addo government feels that simply paying nursing allowance without any fanfare would not do enough justice to the return of such a policy. The launch of the restoration of the nurses’ trainee allowance, set for to take place in Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo Region on October 10, will...
The Health Ministry has given the assurance that the unposted nurses who are currently picketing at the premises of the health ministry will be posted. According to the Public Relations Officer of the ministry, Robert Cudjoe, measures are being put in place to get the nurses posted to various health...
Ghana may soon import drinking water from neighbouring countries if illegal mining also known ‘galamsey’ is not checked. According to the Director for Natural Resources at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),  Carl Fiati, if government does not curb illegal mining, Ghana may soon lose all of its water bodies. “We anticipated...
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