health

Samira secures Indian scholarships, free childcare for Ghanaians abroad

Ghana’s Second Lady Mrs Samira Bawumia, through her not-for-profit organisation, the Samira Empowerment and Humanitarian Projects...


MoH begins nurse, health professional recruitment

The Ministry of Health has started recruiting nurses, lab technicians and other health professionals who have been trained by public...


A coke a day ‘increases risk of dying young’ – Study

A new study suggests that while swapping a sugary beverage for an artificially sweetened one reduced the risk of early death, any more...


Give us jobs now or face demo in 10 days – Private nurses

The Coalition of Unemployed Private Nurses (COUPN) has given the government a 10-day ultimatum to find its members jobs or face a demonstration.


Cosmetic surgery on the rise

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), almost 18 million people underwent surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic...


Research reveals depression Is linked to lack of vitamin D

Vitamin D is both a nutrient we eat and a hormone our bodies make, states Harvard School of Public Health. A few foods are naturally...


Counterfeit phones pose health risks - Ashigbey

Mobile phone users must be wary of fake or counterfeit phones because of the health risks and quality of service challenges they pose,...


2nd UPSA V-C Health Walk comes off March 16

The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) will on Saturday, 16 March 2019 embark on the second edition of its “V-C’s...


How much do you actually know about birth control?

People have been trying to avoid pregnancy for nearly as long as they’ve been having sex. So yeah—for like, a really long time....


TTH to set up fund to support patients

The management of the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) has announced plans to establish an endowment fund to support needy patients who...