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February, 2017

  • 13 February

    MP’s Gesture Laudable, But Strategic Investment Needed At Prestea Gov’t Hospital

    The leaders of the Prestea Communicators for Development has urged the new Minister of Health, Hon. Kawku Agyemang Manu and H.E Nana Akuffo Addo to take bold step to tackle the pandemonium surrounding the Prestea Government Hospital completely. According to the group, Prestea Government Hospital is the only hospital in the district built in 1929 by the defunct State Gold …

  • 9 February

    Are you suffering from Penis Pain – the Chronic and Annoying Type

    I found this interesting article written by Dr. Geo Espionoza an expert in Holistic Urology and want to share with the Men. According to him, Of all the places to have pain, the penis is one of the most inconvenient. One, it’s super sensitive—depending on where the pain is. And two, it’s not a part of your body you can …

  • 8 February

    Bald men are three times as likely to get prostate cancer, Canadian study finds

    I found this interesting and want to share with the Men. According to this new study from the University of Toronto finds that baldness in men has a strong correlation with the risk of developing prostate cancer. The most common cancer for men in Canada, studies have already determined a few known risk factors for prostate cancer including advancing age, …

  • 8 February

    Wele, Smoked fish and Cancer Risk – To Eat or Not to Eat? – Dr. Nyarkotey writes

    This current research from Nigeria just sparked a controversy on whether Wele or smoked fish should be consumed again. According to the article which first appeared via www.peacefmonline.com/pages/local/health/201702/305332.php with caption Consumption of Wele, Smoked Fish Increases Risk of Cancer – New …study. According to the story, new studies have shown that colorectal cancer is a major cause of mortality throughout …

  • 8 February

    Programme for Government Cancer Policy must improve cancer care: Dr. Nyarkotey Writes to Minister of Health

    The new Programme for Government in the NPP’s Manifesto must be able to address the physical, emotional, practical and financial impact of cancer. That’s the key message running through our response to the first stage of consultation on what the NPP manifesto devolved government should aim to achieve during the next four years in power. Cancer Voices Ghcampaigned before the …

  • 1 February

    Dambai Market Public Toilet Over flows into Oti River

    Residents and market women at Dambai in the Krachi East District of the Volta Region cries for help as the only water closet public toilet in the district capital sited at the yam market has full-up to the man hole’s brim and overflowing straight into the Oti river. The Oti river which serves the entire community with water both for domestic usage and …

January, 2017

  • 28 January

    E/R: Pregnant women carried on bamboo stretcher to Hospital

    Critically ill patients and pregnant women in Asinesi, a remote farming community in the Yilo Krobo district of the Eastern region are carried on a bamboo- made stretcher and trek for long distance to board vehicles to hospital due to poor road network and absence of health facility in the area. The road network leading to the community is not …

  • 23 January

    Gov’t urged to provide adequate public toilet facility towards Cholera prevention

    The solution to ending recurrence of Cholera outbreak in the country every year will require maximum effort on part of the government to help provide improved public toilet facility across every nook and cranny of the country. This is a plea from a concerned women group in the country to government in an attempt to proffer a solution to end …

December, 2016

  • 15 December

    Ringier to Bring Global Publishing Titles ‘Men’s Health’ and ‘Women’s Health’ to West Africa

    The Sub-Saharan Africa content partnership with the leading global fitness publishing brands will commence in December 2016. LAGOS, Nigeria, December 14, 2016/ — Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (http://APO.af/cTwx96) [RADP], Ringier Africa’s new media publisher, is expanding its news & media portfolio with the digital launch of Men’s Health and Women’s Health in Nigeria and Ghana. The Sub-Saharan Africa content partnership …

November, 2016

  • 23 November

    Patient sues 6 Medical Doctors, 37 Military Hospital, GHS and AG for GH¢2.5million

    A Patient has sued Sex (6) Medical Doctors, 37 Military Hospital, Ghana Health Service and AG for GH¢2.5million over professional medical negligence leading to the loss of his limp. The Plaintiff, Wisdom Tetteh Narh is a young Pharmacist Technician, who was involved in an accident on February 1, 2014 and has been rushed to the Tema General Hospital. Due to …