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Dr Kofi Boahene – The doctor who rebuilds faces (CNN African Voices)

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U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking important steps to increase competition!

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking two new, important steps to increase competition in the market for prescription drugs and facilitate entry of lower-cost alternatives. The agency published a list of off-patent, off-exclusivity branded drugs without approved generics, and also implemented, for the first time, a new policy to expedite the review of generic drug applications where ...

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9 Health Warning Signs You Should Never Ignore!

www.livestrong.com by CRISTINA GOYANES “Here you have a guy who has had angioplasties, by-pass surgery, statins, beta-blockers, an implanted defibrillator (it detects and treats arrhythmias to shock the heart into a regular rhythm), a left-ventricular assist device (it pumped blood throughout his body for two years) and a heart transplant. All this stuff is new,” Dr. Kukin says. “Everything we ...

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Medical Director of Ridge Hospital in Accra fired

Medical Director of the Ridge Hospital, Dr Thomas Anaba has been relieved of his post. Dr Anaba was given a four-year contract last year but a letter from the Minister of Health has relieved him with immediate effect. He has been directed to hand over to a new person. Dr. Anaba is however challenging the decision, asking for more explanation. ...

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A look at blood & its disorders-Video!

The blood that runs through the human body is mostly perceived to be red. However there is much more than what meets the eye. The blood is made up of cells and fluids that must be produced in proportionate quantities and in a healthy state to enable the body to function properly. Sarah Ofori takes a look at this essential ...

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Nurses Calling for My Dismissal Are Ignorant – Health Minister

The Minister of Health Hon. Kwaku Agyeman-Manu has described as ignorant Nurses Calling for his sack as a Minister of Health. The Minister said this in response to a press statement and demonstration organised by a number of disgruntled Nurses who said they are frustrated at the feetdragging attitude of the Minister about their posting. The disgruntled Nurses, following an ...

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The Beginner’s Guide To Juicing (Including 5 Delicious Recipes)

“This article originally appeared here at http://www.blenderjudge.com/guide-to-juicing-including-5-recipes/ and has been republished with permission”. By John Hawthorne  It’s time for a new you, right? A healthier, fitter, more energized you. You want to be able to climb the stairs without feeling like you’re in the Olympics and tie your shoes without losing your center of gravity. You’ve got big plans. Join ...

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Health Ministry launches system for tracking death statistics

Source: citifmonline.com Mr Kwaku Agyeman Manu, the Minister of Health has launched an improved facilitating technology known as the District Health Information Management System (DHIMS2) Dashboard, for programme tracking and improving cause of death statistics. The DHIMS, which was first deployed by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) in 2012, had been used for the collection and analysing of routine health ...

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