The Amansie West District Health Directorate of the Ashanti region is collaborating with Asanko Mines to develop a baseline of building statistics of women with breast cancer in the area to track the trajectory and provide a solution.
Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell died on Monday of Covid-19 complications. His family announced that he was fully vaccinated. He was 84 years old, and had multiple myeloma, a blood cancer.
Health officials worry that anti-vaccine activists will seize upon Powell's death to make the claim that vaccines don't work. If you can still die after being vaccinated for Covid-19, what's the point of getting the vaccine?
The United Nations (UN) has set aside October 16 every year as World Anaesthesia Day to celebrate anaesthetists globally and to commemorate the first successful demonstration of Diethyl ether Anaesthesia which occurred on October 16, 1846.
The Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, has called for well-resourced and independent regulatory bodies that will ensure strict adherence and control, devoid of any form of interference or coercion, to eliminate quack health professionals from the system.
The Acting Clinical Coordinator at the Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital, Dr. Alex Vico-Korda, has called on the government and relevant stakeholders to create psychiatric wings in the various hospitals to make mental health accessible to many more people.
Synthetic chemicals called phthalates, found in hundreds of consumer products such as food storage containers, shampoo, makeup, perfume and children's toys, may contribute to some 91,000 to 107,000 premature deaths a year among people ages 55 to 64 in the United States, a new study found.
Furniture and décor retail company, Orca Deco (Ghana) Limited, has presented 176 hospital beds worth GH¢200,000.00 to the Office of the First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, through The Rebecca Foundation in Accra.
I woke up this morning to the reverberation of one of my favourite classical pieces - Beethoven’s 9th - as performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in memory of “Charlie” who would have turned 19 on the day of the performance (September 18).
Over 800,000 successful screenings for hypertension have been completed in the Ashanti region; thanks to the efforts of AstraZeneca's Healthy Heart Africa programme being run in partnership with Ghana's Ministry of Health.