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A little marijuana may change teen brain, study finds

Low levels of marijuana use — as few as one or two times — may change the teen brain, according to a new study. The...


Heritage Bank's Seidu Agongo gifts Korle-Bu 30-bed block for children's emergency unit at GHS857,000

The majority shareholder of the now-defunct Heritage Bank, Alhaji Seidu Agongo, has gifted the Child Emergency Unit of the Korle-Bu...


Seidu Agongo rescues Korle-Bu with GHS857,000 Child Emergency Unit

Businessman and philanthropist, Mr Seidu Agongo, has constructed a GHS857,000 Out-Patient Department (OPD) block for the Child Emergency...


17,000 die annually from air pollution in Ghana

More than 17,000 people in Ghana die annually as a result of exposure to air pollution, with children and women being the most affected...


Provide toilets in your homes by 28 Feb or face the law – Ashaiman Landlords warned

The Municipal Chief Executive of the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly, Albert Boakye Okyere, has asked landlords in the area to ensure that...


[Video] Hijab nurse saga: Zongo Minister visits Maamobi polyclinic

The Minister of Inner-city and Zongo Development, Dr Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, on Friday, 4 January 2019, personally visited the Maamobi...


La: Accra-West Rotary Club organises dental screening for residents

The Accra-West Rotary Club in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Dallas, Texas, has organised a free dental screening exercise for...


HIV Blood Saga: Only health officers must transport blood – MoH

The Ministry of Health has directed the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) to ensure that the transportation of blood from one health...


Drug overdose deaths skyrocket among women

America's shifting drug epidemic has hit women particularly hard, a new analysis from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...


‘Bacterial infection killed tilapia at Fujian farm’

An investigation conducted into the death of thousands of tilapia at the Fujian Fish Farm at Asutuare in the Shai Osudoku District...