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Danielle Lloyd

Danielle Lloyd Plans on Putting Some Money Aside for Gender Selection Treatment

The 35-year-old model - who has Archie, eight, Harry, seven, and five-year-old George with ex-husband Jamie O'Hara and 18-month-old Reggie with fiancé Michael O'Neill...
Novartis

Ghana-Novartis Agree to Make Sickle Cell Disease Treatment More Accessible

Ghana is set to scale-up the usage of hydroxyurea, a generic drug for the treatment of Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) in all health facilities...
Kidney Day

GKA Drafts Policy Aimed at Addressing Prolong Kidney Diseases

A Renal Care Policy has been developed by the Ghana Kidney Association (GKA) to help address the causes, prevention, treatment and costs of chronic...
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STREAM Clinical Trial Results

Final results - released today in the New England Journal of Medicine and just ahead of World TB Day on 24 March - from...
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Ghana and Novartis Signs Agreement on Sickle Cell Disease Treatment and Diagnosis

The Ministry of Health, Ghana Health Service and other allied agencies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with global medicines company, Novartis, to...
HIV-and-AIDS

Mrs Rebecca Akufo Addo leads Mother-child HIV transmission campaign

First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has launched the “Free to Shine “campaign, aimed at eliminating Mother-to - child HIV transmission with a call on...
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Socio-cultural ideas prevent pregnant women from accepting treatment

Beliefs and perceptions by pregnant women that they are not at risk of contracting malaria discourages most of them from prevention and treatment efforts...
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Mandela University Advances in Cancer treatment

17 years after Nelson Mandela sold the dream of a state of the art institution to drive Africa’s advancement in science and technology to...

Ghana records first case of EDR Tuberculosis case

.....as government grapples with cost of treatment Ghana has recorded its first Extensively Drug-Resistant (EDR) Tuberculosis (TB), Head of the National Tuberculosis Control Program(NTCP) Dr....
HIV-and-AIDS

UNAIDS Reveals 21 million People With HIV Now Have Treatment

New report from UNAIDS highlights the right to health as the key to ending AIDS Remarkable progress is being made on HIV treatment. Ahead of...

Student Of Methodist SHS Arrested For Allege Murder

Monica Dery, a 18 year old second year Home Economics student of the Methodist Senior High School in Sekondi has been arrested by the...
HIV-and-AIDS

Volta, Brong Ahafo Regions Record High HIV Prevalence

The 2016 Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Sentinel Survey (HSS) report, has revealed a record high of 2.7 per cent prevalence in the Volta and...
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Ben Affleck Refuses After Friends Urge Him To Go To Inpatient Rehab

Ben Affleck dutifully attended outpatient addiction treatment since early October. But In Touch magazine has learned that his loved ones haven’t seen much improvement...
Breast Cancer

Parliament adds voice to early detection, care for breast cancer

Parliament on Friday called for the need to care for the breast, with emphasis on early detection of breast cancer to save lives. “Babies need...
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Committee Insists Special Prosecutor’s Bill Needs No Urgent Attention

The Committee on Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs of Parliament has rejected a request by the Government for the Office of the Special Prosecutor’s...

Scientists discover new way to improve malaria drugs

Scientists have discovered a new way to slow down malaria infections, providing a possible new target for antimalarial drugs. The team are already working with...

African leaders endorse major new initiatives to end AIDS

African heads of state have endorsed two major new initiatives to help end AIDS by 2030. The community health workers initiative aims to recruit,...
HIV-and-AIDS

Cuba steps up efforts in fight against HIV/AIDS

Cuban scientists are continuing efforts to provide antiretroviral treatment to Cubans suffering from HIV/AIDS, with 81 percent of patients now being attended, the Ministry...
Court

Professional Painter Imprisoned For Robbery

Abdul Rahman Mohammed, a professional painter, was on Wednesday sentenced to 15 years’ imprisonment in hard labour by an Accra Circuit Court for robbery...

Trader Gets 10 Years For Robbery

An Accra Circuit Court on Monday sentenced one Prince Kotey, a trader to 10 years imprisonment in hard labour for robbery and causing harm...
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VALD Ask Gov’t To Regulate Alcohol Use In Ghana

Vision for Alternative Development (VALD), in partnership with IOGT International, has held a day’s civil society workshop in Accra on Alcohol Prevention and Control...
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Syrian jet pilot detained after treatment in Turkey

Turkish authorities have detained a Syrian air force pilot whose plane crashed on Turkish territory last month on charges of espionage and violating border...

Britain grants first licence to use “three-person baby” technique in treatment

Britain's Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) Thursday announced that British first licence for "three-parent baby" mitochondrial donation treatment has been granted to a...

That Time Of The Month

I recall how Nana Ama; our teacher, would groan in pain in class whenever it's that time of her month. We were not bothered by...
Nurse

Pragmatic Methods Needed In Selecting Students Nurse

Mr Joshua Abanga, a Deputy Director of Nursing Services (DDNS) at the Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga has advocated unconditional improvement in the quality of...
Ovarian cancer can be difficult to identify accurately, the researchers said

WHO Aims At Improving Cancer Survival

New guidelines from the WHO launched on World Cancer Day on February 4, aims to improve the chances of survival for people living with...

Michael Buble Son Noah Responding Well to Cancer Treatment

Singer Michael Buble has said his son Noah’s cancer treatment is “progressing well”, three months after the three-year-old was diagnosed. The Canadian star and his...
President Alassane Ouattara

Ivorian Government Sacks Security Chief after Mutiny

Thousands of troops in the military forces of the Ivory Coast defied orders and rebelled against the national government of President Alassane Ouattara. The...

Kyebi Water Treatment Plant Begins Operations

Citi Business News has gathered that the Kyebi water treatment plant which was shut down last year due to the effect of activities of...
Accra Breweries Limited

ABL Project Zero Percent Waste On Course

Accra Breweries Limited, a member of AB InBEV, a brewing powerhouse in Belguim, has started a process to help achieve its long-term goal of...