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Increase Use Of Antibiotics Given Rise To Untreatable Infections

The Pharmaceutical Society of Ghana (PSGH) has called for the responsible use of antibiotics in view of the alarming increase in the development of...
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WHO Report Suggests Dwindling Stock of Antibiotics

A World Health Organisation (WHO) report launched on Wednesday shows a decline in the production of new antibiotics to combat the growing threat of...
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mRDTs found to have negative consequences

A study has found that Malaria rapid diagnostic tests (mRDTs) introduced to improve the use of antimalarials may have unintended negative consequences, such as...

WHO Publish List Of Bbacteria That Pose Greatest Threat To Human Health

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant “priority pathogens”—a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the...
Antibiotics

Sunyani Central Prisons Receive Drugs

The anti-malaria drugs, antibiotics, blood tonic and local anesthetics, were a gift from the Sunyani Diocese of the Anglican Church. The Right Reverend Festus Yeboah-Asuamah,...
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Antibiotic users confused over it usage – WHO survey

As the World Health Organisation (WHO) ramps up its fight against antibiotic resistance, a new multi-country survey shows people are confused about this major...
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Prostate cancer solutions for men

Sometimes, when I hear people chastising Oheneba Ntim Barima for advocating on good eating habits, I laugh at those who think he is not...

Journalists Urged To Use Platforms To Educate Public On Antibiotics Misuse

Ghanaian Journalists have been entreated to use their platforms to help educate the the general public to stop misusing antibiotics in order avoid antimicrobial...

Antibiotics in chicken to be reduced by McDonald?s

McDonald?s chicken products contain antibiotics than can have an impact on human health Chicken served in the company?s 14,000 US restaurants will be free...

Wrong use of antibiotics compounds severity of illness

A pharmacist, Mr George Hedidor, has advised the public to guide against the wrong usage of antibiotics as it compounds the severity of illness. He...

Abuse Of Antibiotics Cause Resistance In Usage

From: Lucy Ayambilla-W?ba Reports indicate that the emergence and spread of antibiotic resistance has become one of the major problems confronting health delivery worldwide currently. The...