Category Archives: Health

President Mahama slams critics over ‘excessive’ borrowing

In a spirited defence of his administration's profligate borrowing, President John Dramani Mahama has emphasized that the contracting of loans from foreign lenders is well-intentioned and is done solely to finance infrastructural development. Mahama's administration has come under scathing criticisms from the main opposition party, the NPP, for its profligate borrowing. Curtly dismissing the criticisms in Tamale on…
Read more

Negative emotions causes spinal discomfort-Chiropractor reveals

A Chiropractor at the Spinal clinic in Tamale, Dr. Charles Agbetsoamedo has revealed that negative emotions of people cause spinal discomfort. The likes of regular anger, sadness, anxiety and other related issues can also lead to spinal discomfort. Dr Agbetsoamedo stated this at the opening ceremony of the Zaa radio’s annual investments and entrepreneurship conference…
Read more

Tamale West Hospital turned into a dumping ground for babies abandoned by ‘irresponsible’ nursing mothers

The Tamale West Hospital has been turned into a dumping ground for babies brought there by some irresponsible nursing mothers, according to hospital officials. The hospital has already recorded three cases of babies abandoned so far this year, officials said. Nursing mothers usually choose a time when hospital authorities are less vigilant to abandon their babies under terrible conditions;…
Read more

Police in Tamale mount search for SDA hospital attackers

Police in the Northern Region have mounted a search for five young men who attacked the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Hospital in Tamale on Monday night, authorities said. The attackers are all believed to be residents of Changli. The attack which occurred at 9:30 p.m., left hospital staff and patients traumatized and caused extensive damage…
Read more