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H1N1 cases jump to 38

November 27, 2009 Leave a comment

Accra, Nov. 20, GNA – Confirmed cases of pandemic influenza H1N1 in Ghana have jumped to 38 following the conformation of 16 cases at the Lincoln Community School in Accra, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) announced on Friday. Read more…

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Hospital appeals to government for assistance

November 27, 2009 Leave a comment

Kumasi, Nov 27, GNA – Dr (Mrs) Annie Opoku, Medical Superintendent o= f the Maternal and Child Health Hospital in Kumasi, has appealed to governm= ent for assistance for the facility to enable it to provide efficient service= s. He said that the health centre needed additional 40 hospital beds, a Read more…

Is Breakfast Important?

November 27, 2009 Leave a comment

YES IT is. Often we neglect breakfast, sometimes due to busy schedules or after the time for breakfast has passed. It’s not a healthy choice to skip breakfast even if you are trying to lose weight. Read more…

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NGO Rescues Nima & Mallam-Attah

November 27, 2009 Leave a comment

THE INFANTA Malaria Prevention Foundation (IMPF), a health NGO recently organized a medical outreach program for members of the Nima branch of Initiative Development, a micro finance company, in collaboration with its parent organization and the Acts in Africa (AIA) group. Read more…

Exercise ‘no cure’ for heavy drinking damage

November 27, 2009 Leave a comment

Exercising may get rid of a hangover, but working out cannot undo the damage that heavy drinking may cause, the government says. Read more…

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Breakthrough • Ghanaian Invents Condom Dispensing Machine

November 27, 2009 Leave a comment

 

PrinceN krumah

An embarrassing situation which occurred while buying a condom from a pharmacy some 10 years ago sowed the seed in Mr as to how such situations could be avoided in future. Read more…

FDB chair interdicted

November 27, 2009 Leave a comment

Dr. Benjamin kumbuor

The Chairman of the Food and Drugs Board, Dr. Alex Duodu has expressed utter shock over suggestions that he is under investigations by the Serious Fraud Office for alleged wrong doing. Read more…