Monday, November 18, 2019
Former president John Mahama

NHIS needs new funding sources – Mahama

Former President John Mahama says the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIA) needs new sources of funding. “We are also proposing sources of funding for the  Health Insurance. The health insurance as it was designed was...

Delta Air Lines renews partnership with Breast Care International

DELTA AIRLines, for the fourth consecutive time, has supported Breast Care International (BCI)‘Walk for the Cure Awareness Campaign in Ghana.’ The event of the day celebrated survivors, shared their stories, and shed light where shame...

Delta Airlines renews partnership with Breast Care International

Delta Airlines for the fourth consecutive time has supported Breast Care International’s (BCI) ‘Walk for the Cure Awareness Campaign in Ghana.’ The event of the day celebrated survivors, shares their stories, and sheds light where...

Merck Foundation to hold a two-day Africa Asia Luminary in Accra

Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck Germany, has reiterated its commitment to improve healthcare across Africa and Asia. To see the realisation of this mandate, the foundation is planning to conduct the 6th Edition...

Fraudsters using Rabito Clinic to extort money – Mgt.

Management of Rabito Clinic Limited has urged the public to be cautious of the activities of fraudsters who are raising funds through posters and emails under the guise of caring for a patient at...

DR Congo Ebola deaths top 2,000

The numbers of people who have died in the current Ebola outbreak in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo has reached the 2,000 mark, government figures show. The health authorities have struggled to...

Tamale: NaBCo CEO organises free medical screening

The CEO for Nation Builders Corps and a parliamentary candidate hopeful for the Tamale Central Constituency Dr Anyars Ibrahim has organised a free medical screening for more than 5,000 people in Tamale to improve...

Health Facts: Cholera prevention and control

What do you know about cholera? ▪Cholera is a disease caused by a bacteria called Vibrio Cholera ▪ Cholera causes diarrhoea (frequent passing of watery faeces) and vomiting ▪ Cholera can cause death from dehydration (the loss...

90% of children with HIV in Ghana to be on treatment – First Lady

Ghana’s first lady Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo is optimistic that a successful execution of the National Acceleration Plan for Paediatric HIV Services will fast-track the implementation of critical services and ensure that 90% of adolescents...

Don’t legalize marijuana – Akwasi Osei

The Chief Executive Officer of the Mental Health Authority, Dr. Akwasi Osei, has rejected calls for legalizing marijuana in Ghana, warning it will lead to unprecedented levels of crimes in the country. His comments come...