Category Archives: Health

Regional Security Council reopens ousted TTH CEO office

The Northern Regional Security Council (REGSEC), has reopened the locked Tamale Teaching Hospital acting Chief Executive Officer’s Office. The REGSEC led by the northern regional Minister Salifu Saeed on Tuesday morning opened Dr David Kolbila’s office to pave way for him to continue his duties. Security has been beefed up in and around the facility.…
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Women advised to practice exclusive breast feeding

  As the world marks Global Breast Feeding Week A Mid-wife at Nyanshegu medical center in the northern region, Ms. Samira Mohammed has advised women in the region to practice exclusive breast feeding. According to her, breast-milk is a protective food for infants to guard against infections which are common during emergencies. Infants who are…
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Dietitian calls for the consumption of fruits and vegetables.

A Zonal Coordinator of the Ghana Dietetics Association, Mr. Divine Eli-Cophie has stated that there is a drastic decline in the consumption of fruits and vegetables in Ghana. According to him, the national average consumption of fruits and vegetables daily is far below the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) recommended rate. Currently, an average Ghanaian consumes…
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