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Biochemist warns against Typhoid

A health expert has remarked that preventing typhoid entails keeping our water and food safe from contamination. Mr. Divine Eli Cophie, a nutritionist and biochemist at Right to Know Consultancy said typhoid is mainly spread by eating or drinking water contaminated with the faeces of an infected person. Typhoid is known to be one of the bacterial…
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Hypertension a leading cause of death in northern region-Nutritionist

           A dietician at the Right to Know Consultancy in Tamale, has said that hypertension (high blood pressure), which is often referred to as the silent killer is one of the leading causes of death in the northern region. The dietician, Mr. Divine Elie Cophie, pointed out that though the cause…
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Nursing mother thanks MTN for footing the cost of her child’s surgery

With pain and agony written all over her 25-year-old, Ms. Ayisha Isshaku, a mother of three, could only watch as her child writhe in pain. But her agony turned to smiles when the telecommunication giant MTN-Ghana came to her assistance. Ms. Issahaku's child was one month old when he was diagnosed with spinal bifida at…
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Tamale chapter of Sharecare Ghana launched

The Project Co-ordinator of Sharecare Ghana, Ibrahim Abubakari Imoro, has urged parents and the public to desist from the practice of killing their own children born with symptoms of auto-immune and neurological conditions. Several children across the globe, especially in Africa, have suffered inhumane treatment, including both psychological and physical torture and death in the…
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