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August, 2018

  • 1 August

    Merck Foundation marks World Embryologists Day and 40 years of in-vitro fertilization (IVF)

    Merck Foundation has provided training to over 50 fertility specialists and embryologists from Africa and Asia NAIROBI, Kenya, August 1, 2018/ — Merck Foundation marks the 40th anniversary of IVF (in-vitro fertilization) through their Merck more than a Mother campaign. Merck Foundation provides clinical training to fertility specialists and embryologists from …

July, 2018

  • 31 July

    Babies die at St. Theresa’s hospital over lack of incubator

    Twenty-eight preterm babies have so far died at the St Theresa’s Hospital at Nkoransa in the Nkoransa Municipality of the Brong Ahafo Region, due to the absence of an incubator. The St. Theresa’s Hospital at Nkoransa established in 1972, serves the Nkoransa Municipality, Nkoransa North and Ejura Sekyere Odumasi in the …

  • 22 July

    NGO donates assorted items to Korle Bu Child Health Department

    Van Moorhouse Foundation, an NGO committed to enhancing lives of the underprivileged in the society has extended its charity arm to Renal and Oncology Units of the Child Health Department of  the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital with assorted items worth GH¢,10,000.00. The move formed part of measures to improve healthcare …

  • 18 July

    No drugs for mental health patients in Wa West

    Mental health treatment is at the verge of collapse in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region as health facilities in the district are currently operating without medicine and other logistics needed for persons suffering from mental health illnesses. Both new and old mental health patients as well …

June, 2018

  • 15 June

    Battor Catholic Hospital Launches Mobile App To Fight Cervical Cancer

    The Cervical Cancer Prevention and Training Centre(CCPTC) of the Battor Catholic Hospital in the Volta Region, in attempt to fight cervical cancer to an end in the country has launched three mobile application software. The mobile apps which include CCPTC Mobile Colposcopy App, CCPTC Cervical Ablative Treatment App and CCPTC Colposcopy …

May, 2018

  • 20 May

    Support Training Of Family Physicians-SOFPOG Told Gov’t

    The Africa Regional President for World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA), Dr. Henry Lawson has called on government, the World Health Organization(WHO) and other International Organizations and funding agencies, NGOs and corporate organizations in the country to as matter of urgency support the training of Family Physicians in order to …

February, 2018

  • 20 February

    Merck Foundation is making history in many African countries

    Merck Foundation and Uganda Ministry of Health together empower childless women through “Merck More Than a Mother’ community groups. Merck Foundation evaluates the economic and social impact of ‘Merck More Than a Mother’ program on infertile women groups in Uganda KAMPALA, Uganda, February 19, 2018/ — Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com), a …

  • 5 February

    Merck Foundation Marks ‘World Cancer Day’ this Year in Uganda and Tanzania

    Merck Foundation commits to building cancer care capacity in Africa and developing countries DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, February 5, 2018/ — Merck Foundation conducts their post-training evaluation for their first graduate of ‘Merck Oncology Fellowship Program’ in Tanzania Merck Foundation commits to long-term partnership with Uganda minister of health through providing …

January, 2018