Category Archives: Medical

Perspectives from Kenya and Ghana on coronavirus preparations

Chinese officials have identified a novel coronavirus which belongs to a family of viruses that cause illnesses ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases. Countries across the world have heightened their disease surveillance …

National Health Insurance Authority’s Directive On Credentialing Of Private Health Centres Manned By Physician Assistants: A Threat To The Attainment Of Universal Health Coverage In Ghana

The Ghana Physician Assistants Association and the entire Physician Assistant fraternity is taken aback by a directive dated 12th December, 2019 from the Board and Management of the National Health Insurance Authority through its Chief …

Medical Women/LEXTA Ghana screens women in Takoradi for Cervical Cancer

Takoradi, The Medical Women Association of Ghana (MWAG) in collaboration with LEXTA Ghana Limited, producers of Yazz Sanitary products have screened hundreds of market women in the SekondiTakoradi Metropolis for Cervical Cancer to mark the …

Krachi East Assembly fails to elect Presiding Member

Dambai (O/R) – Assembly members of the Krachi East Municipal Assembly (KEMA) failed to elect a Presiding Member after two rounds of voting.

Mr Moses Chamba, a retired educationist and government appointee, secured 17 votes …

Cocoa farmers urged to seek advice in the application of chemicals

Poano, (Ash)� Nana Karikari Addo, Managing Director of the Quality Control Company of COCOBOD, has asked cocoa farmers to make maximum use of extension officers and always seek technical advice in the use and application …