Category Archives: Medical

TMA Environmental Officer launches book on hygiene

Mr Joshua Manab, the Tema Metropolitan Assembly’s (TMA) Environmental Health Officer, has launched a book on personal hygiene with a call on the public to embrace personal hygiene.Speaking to the Ghana News Agency at the launch,Mr Manab said the book t…

Health facilities in Upper East have no face masks

Public health facilities in the Upper East Region have no disposable face masks and other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to protect frontline healthcare providers as part of measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in the Region.At the Re…

Frontline healthcare workers of COVID-19 to get incentives

Accra, The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says government has started a process to provide incentives to frontline healthcare workers whose activities would take them close to suspected and confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19).Dr Badu Sarkodie, the Di…

mOPV2 Vaccine safe – Health Director

Agogo (Ash) Dr Roland Ronald Miah, the Asante-Akim North District Director of Health Services, has said the monovalent Type 2 Oral Polio Vaccine (mOPV2) is extremely safe for immunization of children under-five years in the District, saying it has prov…

Police to bury 120 bodies

Accra The Ghana Police Hospital has set April 1st, 2020 to bury 120 unidentified and unclaimed dead bodies as part of a routine to decongest the hospital’s mortuary.“Such bodies include those of paupers, unknown former patients, abandoned, unidentified…