Eye diseases can cause damage and blindness if not treated soon enough

An eye specialist at the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH), Mr. Swaleu Abdul-Ganiew, has cautioned the general public to cultivate the habit of checking their eyes in order to prevent blindness. According to him, protecting your eyesight is one of the most important things you can do to help maintain your quality of life. A type of sight-threatening…
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Those who think epilepsy is a curse would have to rethink again. Those are the sentiments of a psychiatric nurse at the Tamale Central Hospital (TCH) Psychiatric unit, Mr. Isaac Borlu. Mr Borlu says people with epilepsy are not cursed and that they can live a normal life. He is not happy that people with…
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No ethnic head will loose its authority over the creation of new regions-Dan Botwe

The Minister of Regional Reorganization and Development has allayed fears that  in the northern region ethnic heads will loose their authorities as a result of the creation of new region. Daniel Kwaku Botwe while answering questions from participants at a day’s sensitization workshop for all District Directors of Information Services Departments (ISD), journalist and officers of the…
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Women in the northern region urged to use family planning

Due to the high rates of childbirth in the northern region women are being encouraged to patronize family planning methods. According to a health professional at the Health directorate in Tamale, Madam Yakubu Rahinatu, this will help improve living conditions of families. Family planning she stated provides many benefits to the mother, children, father, and…
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