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Teenage pregnancy undermining our human resource

Madam Lena Alai, Volta Regional Director, Department of Gender, has noted that the prevalence of teenage pregnancy was threatening the human resource base of...
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As Husbands Continue to love your wives even when in Pregnancy

Mr Collins Arku, North-Tongu District Chief Executive (DCE) has cautioned men against the habit of detaching emotionally from their wives when they are pregnant. He...
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Upper East Records Abnormal Cases of Teenage Pregnancy

Madam Rofina Asuru, the Upper East Regional Deputy Director of Nursing Services (DDNS) in charge of Public Health activities says the region has exceeded...
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Agogo Chiefs vows to address teenage pregnancy

The Chiefs and other traditional leaders in the Agogo Traditional Area of the Asante-Akim Central District, have pledged their support to help combat the...
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Jessica Simpson is at the finish line with her pregnancy

The 38-year-old star is expecting her third child with husband Eric Johnson and it hasn't been easy for the 'Irresistible’ singer, who has documented...
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Jessica Simpson had to deal a lot with anxiety during her pregnancy

The 38-year-old singer - who already has children Maxwell, six, and Ace, five, with husband Eric Johnson - has had a string of health...

Serwaa Amihere: To launch Amor’s vigorous safe sex awareness campaign on social media.

Global contraceptive solutions brand Amor has appointed Ghanaian broadcast journalist and philanthropist, Serwaa Amihere, as its first brand ambassador to commence its operations in...
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Assessing Ghana’s New Strategy in Intermittent Preventive Malaria Treatment

The results of the study: “Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy : Evaluating the new strategy in Ghana”, carried out by University...
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Good Bones stars open up about pregnancy and working relationship

The mother-daughter dynamic between Karen Laine and Mina Starsiak Hawk has helped turn HGTV’s Good Bones into a smash hit. Not every parent-child duo...
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Kim Kardashian West finds it “frustrating” she cannot carry her and husband Kanye West’s...

The 37-year-old star and her husband Kanye West - who have two kids, North, four, and two-year-old Saint - are expecting their third child...
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Joselyn Dumas Discusses Pre/Postnatal Pains With Stephanie Benson & Apolline Attripoe

Womanhood has always been with complications from menstrual cramps, childbearing to delivery, amongst a lot more. In episode two of Keeping It Real With Joselyn...
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Ghana Still Battles with High Cases of Anaemia in Pregnancy

Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) Thursday said anaemia in pregnancy remains a major challenge impeding the Service’s effort...
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During Pregnancy Home-care Services Research to be Launch Soon

Work on an important research to provide home-care attendants during pregnancy and postnatal services as well as effective care at birth in clinics and...
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EPA service personnel engage Weija teens on environmental preservation

The 2016/2017 National Service personnel of the Environmental Protection Agency have embarked on a sensitisation drive to educate students of Weija Municipal Assembly Basic...
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Ash Reg Health Directorate Scales Up Efforts In Preventing Adolescent Pregnancy

The Ashanti Regional Health Directorate has promised to concentrate on it's efforts in keeping Adolescents safe and in good health by providing unimpeded access...

Ashanti Region Steps Up War on Teenage Pregnancy

The campaign to bring down teen sex and teen pregnancy has been scaled up in the Ashanti Region with the training of more young...

Adolescents Request Practical Information On STIs Prevention

A recent study indicates that Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) programmes in the country are not providing the full range of information adolescents need. The...

High fat, sugar diet during pregnancy may “program” for health complications in mother, child

Eating a high-fat, high-sugar diet during pregnancy disrupts metabolic processes within the mother's body, which may "program" the mother and her unborn baby for...
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DOVVSU Issue Battle Cry Against Surge in Child Marriage

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Coordinator of the Police Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) has issued a battle cry against the surge in child...

Jirapa District : Teenage Pregnancy, Unsafe Abortions On The Rise

Teenage pregnancy and unsafe abortions have become a worrying phenomenon in the Jirapa District of the Upper West Region.Teenage pregnancies increased from 251 in...

Sissala Youth Forum Decides to Curb Drug Abuse and Teenage Pregnancy

Participants at the event The Sissala Youth Forum (SYF) at the close of its annual conference has among other things, resolved to  put in  place...
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Sub-Saharan Africa Ranked High In Global Malaria Burden

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) World Malaria Report 2016 reveals that children and pregnant women in sub-Saharan Africa have greater access to effective malaria...

Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy Results in FASD

Doreen, 17 years, sits quietly, tiny beads of sweat quivering near her hairline. It’s hot in the doctor’s office - she has come...
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Katherine Heigl Spills All About 1st Her Pregnancy

“I’m just tired and hungry,” Katherine says of how she is feeling in her pregnancy so far. “I’m hungry for doughnuts every day. And...

Chiraa-Sunyani: Methodist JHS Recorded No Incidence of Teenage Pregnancy

This year, eleven BECE candidates from other schools at Chiraa got pregnant but again Chiraa Methodist JHS did not record any case. The Headmaster of...

GLOMEF Spearheads Reproductive Health Education On Teen Pregnancy

A non-governmental human rights media advocacy organisation, Global Media Foundation (GLOMEF), in collaboration with the Safe Abortion Action Fund, is implementing a project aimed...

The Pregnant Woman In Holomuni And Her Many Obstacles

Holomuni is a cute but remote community in the Wa East District of the Upper West Region. With an estimated population of about 2,000 people,...

Study links pregnancy overweight with child obesity

"When women have elevated blood sugar and gain excess weight during pregnancy, it seems to change the baby's metabolism to imprint the baby for...

Nigeria arrests woman feigning pregnancy with wraps of cocaine

Spokesperson for the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Mitchell Ofoyeju disclosed this in a statement made available to Xinhua in Lagos, the country's...
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The Krobos And Their Adored Ornament, Beads

The Krobos of south eastern Ghana are among the oldest and most famous makers and users of beads in the world. Beads are small pieced...