Category Archives: Health

Relative calm returns to Gushiegu hospital

Worried residents in Gushiegu and its environs can now breathe a sigh of relief; relative calm has finally returned to the district hospital. This, after a power struggle that pitted the facility's two doctors against one another as to who should be the medical superintendent threatened healthcare delivery in the area. The power struggle between…
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Confusion at Gushegu hospital as two doctors engage in a power struggle

Healthcare delivery in Gushegu is likely to suffer a major set back following leadership crisis that has hit its hospital. The two medical doctors at the hospital, a Zaa News source said, have for some time now been engaged in a power struggle over who should become the medical superintendent. Staff and residents in the…
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Expert Says Too Much Stress Can Lead to Mental Health

Psychiatrist on mental health A mental health nurse at the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) psychiatric unit, Mr. Stephen Asante has stated that when one is not able to cope with stress, it can lead to mental illness. He said: ''Stress is very important when dealing with mental health and illness. Over working, excessive exercise, physical…
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TTH resorts to experts’ advice to address problems

Experts in the medical field from Accra have been invited by the management of the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) to conduct an in-depth assessment of equipment at the only referral facility for the three regions of north. The Chief Executive Officer of the hospital, Dr David Akolbila disclosed this to the media during a press…
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