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Doctor Xu Fei introduces the treatment of a patient at the First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University in Nanchang, east China's Jiangxi Province, Jan. 27, 2020. The patient of the novel coronavirus pneumonia has been cured and discharged from the First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University on Monday. He is the first coronavirus-infected patient that was cured in Jiangxi Province. (Xinhua/Peng Zhaozhi)

South Korea confirms 123 more cases of COVID-19, 556 in total

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South Korea confirmed 123 more cases of the COVID-19 on Sunday, raising the total number of infections to 556 and the death toll rose...
Patients infected with the novel coronavirus are seen at a makeshift hospital converted from an exhibition center in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Feb. 5, 2020. The makeshift hospital converted from an exhibition center in China's epidemic-hit Wuhan city began accepting patients Wednesday. The hospital can provide about 1,600 beds to infected patients. (Xinhua/Xiong Qi)

South Korea confirms 142 more cases of COVID-19, 346 in total

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South Korea confirmed 142 more cases of the COVID-19 on Saturday, raising the total number of infections to 346. As of 9...
Photo taken on Feb. 6, 2020 shows the "Diamond Princess", a cruise ship which has been kept in quarantine at the port of Yokohama in Japan. Test results show that nine passengers and a crew member on a cruise ship quarantined off the coast in Japan are infected with the novel coronavirus, the Japanese health ministry said Wednesday. (Xinhua/Du Xiaoyi)

Number of cruise ship infections in Japan rises to 355 with 70 new cases

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Test results showed that 70 more people on a cruise ship quarantined near Tokyo are infected with the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number...
Ebola

13 People Quarantined in Uganda Over suspected Ebola Infections

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Ugandan authorities on Tuesday quarantined 13 people who picked up a body of suspected Ebola death in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), as...
HIV-and-AIDS

Ghana to implement new policies on new HIV infections

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The Ghana AIDS Commission (GAC) on Tuesday said it had put the right policies and strategies in place to reduce new HIV infections and...

Establishments Worldwide Suffeed Ransomware Infections

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A massive ransomware campaign appears to have infected a number of organisations around the world. Computers in thousands of locations have apparently been locked by...
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital

PZ Cussons Supports KATH With Antiseptics

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The Mother and Baby Unit (MBU) of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital – the nation’s second largest referral facility, has taken delivery of large...

Staffing Position Of Health Personnel Improve In U/W

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The staffing position of health personnel with critical skills such as medical doctors, midwives, pharmacists, physicians and anaesthetists which used be a challenge in...

Study Links Heartburn Pills to Grave Bacterial Infections

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People who take popular heartburn pills known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) may be more likely to develop intestinal infections than people who don’t...

Survey Shows Middle Class As Leading New HIV Infections

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New infections of HIV and AIDS among the middle class and urban working population in Ghana are increasing at an alarming rate and can...

Kenya advocates for more experts to fight life-threatening infections

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Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett said that with highly trained personnel, the continent will be capable of fighting the emergence of infections such as...

Royal House Chapel Feeds Inmates Of Koforidua Prisons

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The Medical Mission of the church and its members offered free healthcare services and medications for ailments ranging from Malaria, skin rashes, coughs, infections,...

How to prevent Vulva Discomfort and Vaginal Infections

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VULVA CARE Many women experience uncomfortable, vaginal infections (vaginitis) at one time or another. The area around the entrance to the vagina (vulva) can also...
Tourists walk with masks at the Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, South Korea, June 8, 2015. South Korea on Monday identified 23 new contagions with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), increasing the total number to 87 while deaths from the viral disease rose to six as one more death was reported. (Xinhua/Yao Qilin) (dzl)

MERS infections increased to 145 in S. Korea

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Infections with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) increased to 145 Sunday as seven more cases were added, while the Samsung Medical Center in...
Tourists walk with masks at the Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, South Korea, June 8, 2015. South Korea on Monday identified 23 new contagions with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), increasing the total number to 87 while deaths from the viral disease rose to six as one more death was reported. (Xinhua/Yao Qilin) (dzl)

South Korea MERS Kills 2 More And 13 Infections

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South Korea reported 13 more infections with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), raising the total number to 108 while two deaths were added,...

Ugandan still grappling with HIV infections

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Director General of Uganda AIDS Commission Dr. Christine Ondoa The number of Ugandans who acquire HIV every year dropped from 170,000 in 2011 to 127,000...
Ebola

Ebola infections decline in three countries

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By Kingsley Ighobor in Freetown, Sierra Leone Paolo Conteh, Sierra Leone?s defence minister and head of the country?s National Ebola Response Centre, was an athlete...

Laos records high numbers in HIV infections whereas Death declines for AIDS

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Deaths from HIV/AIDS in Laos are on the decrease but the country continues to see new cases in significant numbers, Lao News Agency KPL...
ghana education service

Savana Signatures trains 46 teachers and staff of GES

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Some selected teachers and staff of the Ghana Education Service (GES) in the Northern Region have undergone a training on the Aflatoun Curriculum to...
waterAid

WaterAid To Tackle Child Mortality

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As part effort to help improve the health and nutrition of newborns and children in Ghana, WaterAid-Ghana has launched a programme dubbed "Healthy Start". The...
The file photo shows health workers carrying the body of an Ebola patient in Sierra Leone.

New Ebola Infections Increasing – WHO

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The World Health Organization (WHO) says the cases of new Ebola infections in West Africa increased during the last week of January. In the first...

African first ladies pledge to reduce HIV infections

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Mrs Kagame (R) with Mrs Ban Soon-taek, wife of the UN Secretary General (C) and a representative of the the International Planned Parenthood Federation....
Mrs Lordina Mahama

New HIV infections reduced in Ghana -First Lady

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Ghana has achieved the 50 per cent reduction in new HIV infections it embarked upon in the last five years, the First Lady Mrs...

WHO move for Safe and dignified burial to reduce Ebola

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BOLA The World Health Organisation (WHO) has issued a new protocol for safe and dignified burial of people who die from the Ebola viral disease. ?At...
dried fish

Excessive consumption of dried fish,salt may cause cancer-GMT

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A Greek Medical Team (GMT) has warned Ghanaians, particularly, those in poverty stricken, areas against excessive consumption of pepper, salt and dried fish to...

Ghanaians advised to maintain personal hygiene

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Madam Josephine Owusu-Yeboah, Ahanta West District Disease Control Officer, has advised Ghanaians to maintain personal hygiene and properly wash their hands with soap under...

Curbing disease through hand washing

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Water and Sanitation infections are rife in the Tano North District of Brong-Ahafo Region, available statistics from the District Directorate of Health indicates.   According to...
World Health Organisation

More Than 5,000 Infected With Ebola-WHO

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The number of people who have contracted Ebola in West Africa has surpassed 5,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) says. Suspected and confirmed cases stood...

Six People Arrested In Guinea

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Guinea has arrested six people suspected of killing eight members of a delegation visiting a rural community in the country's south east to educate...
pregnant

Govt Perpetuating violation Of Woman?s Right-Lawyer

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Hajia Alima Mahama, a lawyer and development consultant, has called for clean, affordable and safe maternities in all public health facilities to enable the...