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What Makes Dengue Fever Dangerous?

Dengue (break-bone fever) is a viral infection that spreads from mosquitoes to people. It is more common in tropical and subtropical climates. According to the World Health Organisation, most people who get dengue will not have symptoms. But for those who do, the most common symptoms are high fever, headache, …

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E/R: 2 More Dengue Fever Cases Recorded; Total Number Moves To 11, 57 Samples Being Tested

The Eastern Regional Health Directorate of the Ghana Health Service has disclosed that two more cases of Dengue Fever have been recorded bringing the total number to 11. The Ghana Health Service (GHS) on July 14, announced the outbreak of clinical malaria, known as Dengue Fever, in some districts of …

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SSNIT Wants To Scam Us With A Flyer, Our Strike Still Active – GMA

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has reaffirmed its commitment to participate in the impending strike on Monday by Organised Labour unless the Social Security National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) officially communicates its termination of the sale of its four hotels. Organised Labour announced its intention to embark on a nationwide strike …

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Ghana Medical Association Announces Total Withdrawal Of Services Effective July 22

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has announced a roadmap to withdraw its services from the various health facilities across the country. This is in light of Organised Labor’s statewide strike declaration. Organized Labour has announced a decision to embark on an industrial strike effective Monday, July 15, to protest the …

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Medical Investigating Team Visits Akyemansa Bloc

A team of investigators from the Eastern Regional Health Administration and the Malaria Elimination Program as well as some experts from the Noguchi Memorial Institute for medical research have visited some districts in the Eastern Region that have been invaded by some strange insects, threatening the health and livelihoods of …

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Herbal Medicines Don’t Cause Stroke, Kidney, Liver, Or Heart Problems – Dr. Edu Urges Ghanaians To Ignore Fake News.

The C.E.O of Edu herbal clinic, Dr. Edu Mohammed Kweku has debunked notion that the use of herbal medicine causes stroke, kidney, liver, or heart problem.         He said, like other orthodox medicine, there was scientific evidence to prove the efficacy and safety of most herbal medicines …

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A/R: “88,130 Persons Targeted For The 5-Days Covid-19 Vaccination Campaign” – Regional Heath Director.

The Ashanti Regional Health Directorate of the Ghana Health Service has taken proactive measures to address the alarming surge in COVID-19 cases within the region. The 11th National COVID Vaccination Days (NaCVaDs) will commence and it’s dubbed, “Protect Yourself, Protect Your Family, Get Vaccinated Against Covid-19 Now!” with the aim …

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Pay Us Our Allowances – GNMTA To Gov’t

The Ghana Nurse-Midwife Trainees’ Association (GNMTA) has raised concerns over the delay in the disbursement of allowances to trainee nurses and midwives. Despite the government’s promise to pay these allowances, the GNMTA claims that the payment schedule has not been fully honoured. In a statement issued on Tuesday, June 25, …

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Akyem Bontodiase Outdoors New Chief

The newly enstooled chief of Akyem Bontodiase in the Akyem Kotoku Traditional Area of the Eastern Region, Nana Obeng Akari Asiedu II, has humbly begged the government to expeditiously complete their abandoned Community-based Health Planning and Services(CHPS) Compound to guarantee timely and effective health care delivery in the area. He …

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Residents of Akyemansa, Birim Central, And Others Worried Over The Invasion Of A Dangerous New Mosquito Breed.

Residents of Akyemansa, Birim Central, And Others Worried Over The Invasion Of A Dangerous New Mosquito Breed. A novel breed of mosquitoes that is more harmful than anopheles has caused some people in the Eastern Region to express regret. Residents of Birim Central Municipality, Akyemansa District, Asene Manso Akroso, Denkyembour …

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