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Kintampo (B/A), Oct. 17, GNA – The Kintampo College of Health and Well-Being (CoHK) is in dire need of physical infrastructure, especially students residential accommodation to create congenial atmosphere for effective teaching and learning.

Tamale, Oct. 17, GNA – Some health personnel especially doctors have allegedly turned the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) into a money making centre to enrich themselves to the neglect of performing assigned duties to generate money for the facility.

Hohoe, Oct. 4, GNA-Two research teams have found that tinkering with mosquitoes’ resident microbes can help them spread resistance to the malaria parasite, according to a release to the Ghana News Agency.

Accra, Oct 4, GNA - An ambitious new strategy to reduce deaths from cholera by 90 percent by 2030 will be launched tomorrow by the Global Task Force on Cholera Control (GTFCC).

Accra, Oct. 3, GNA - A post-Ebola workshop on improving disease monitoring capacities and early warning systems in West Africa has opened in Accra with a call on countries to strengthen systems of prevention and early detection of emerging public health threats.

Accra, Oct. 3, GNA - It has been estimated that approximately 1.7 per cent of Ghana’s population have severe visual impairment, a recent study by the Operation Eyesight Universal has revealed.

Hohoe (V/R), Sept. 27, GNA - According to a new global analysis, one third of parasites could disappear by the next 50 years due to rising temperatures.

Accra, Sept. 11, GNA – The Health Services Workers Union (HSWU) has said Government’s decision to implement their Collective Agreement from January 2017 was against the principle of negotiation.

Hohoe (V/R), Sept 11, GNA-Vaccination initiatives in the world's poorest countries will have prevented 20 million deaths and saved around $350 billion in health-care costs by 2020, a new study has found.

Accra, July 12, GNA - The National Project for improving Community-based Primary Health Care through Community-Based Health Planning and Services Strengthening (CHPS+ Project) has been launched in Accra.

Kumasi, July 12, GNA – The Paramedics and Emergency Care Training School (PECTS) at Nkenkaaso in the Offinso North District is struggling with huge infrastructural challenges.

Accra, July 7, GNA - Mr Emmanuel Asante, Care-giver and grandfather of a five year old girl with cerebral palsy is urging government to facilitate the creation of centres for children with cerebral palsy.
He further called for services such as physiotherapy and other therapies to be extended to homes of children with cerebral palsy to enhance their quality of life.

Accra, July 6, GNA- A joint project by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, US, has yielded great success in reducing early born deaths by 56 per cent and halved postpartum stillbirths.

Accra, May 22, GNA - The World Health Organisation’s (WHO) 70th World Health Assembly (WHA70) opened on Monday, May 22, in Geneva, Switzerland,
for member states of the World Health Organisation, including Ghana.

Accra, May 18, GNA - A Global Survey from the World Lupus Federation has demonstrated that 40 per cent of Systemic Lupus Erythematosis (SLE) patients quit work or retire earlier than planned.

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