Thursday, October 6, 2022
A malaria vaccine with ‘world-changing’ potential has been developed by scientists at the University of Oxford. The team expects it to be rolled out next year after trials showed up to 80 percent protection against the deadly disease. Crucially, say the scientists, their vaccine is cheap and they already have a...
The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA), takes it upon itself to absorb as many National Service Personnel as it can, to impart unto them the necessary fundamental skills that will prepare them for the job market and life as a whole. Last year, GPHA took up 340 graduates from...
The International Maritime Hospital, the ultramodern one-stop-shop for healthcare, situated in Tema, turns 5 years this year, and as such Management is calling on the general public to join them in exciting and healthy activities as they mark this milestone. The hospital has outlined a number of activities spanning Saturday...
Izwe Savings and Loans has donated medical equipment to the Yabi Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compound at Atwima Kwanwoma district of the Ashanti region. This forms part of the company's 10th anniversary corporate social responsibility initiatives, for which Izwe set out to improve healthcare and educational edifices in...
…Zipline charts path for sustainable medical supply chain Access to medicine remains a priority for citizens and needs to be available at all times in adequate amounts, in appropriate dosage and quality and at an affordable price for individuals and communities. Currently, nearly two billion people across the world lack reliable...
… largest contributor to multidimensional poverty The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has revealed that about 14 million of the Ghanaian population do not have health insurance coverage. According to the Service’s 2022 Annual Household Income and Expenditure Survey, deprivation in health insurance coverage is the largest contributor to multidimensional poverty in...
Nyaho Medical Centre has opened its Takoradi branch to make quality health care accessible to residents within the Western Region and drive its renewed purpose of improving the quality of life for its clients and their families. For more than five decades, Nyaho has distinguished itself as a key healthcare...
The Co-founder of the Freshwater Wellness and Therapeutic Clinic, Lady Eva, has cautioned the public against the increasing patronage of food served in plastic packages since they contain chemicals that are harmful to human health. The preference for such containers to package food now among many Ghanaians, as against the...
The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) owes 78 health institutions across the country to the tune of GH₵51.4million as at December 31, 2021, the Auditor-General’s report has revealed. This is in contravention of Regulation 38 of the National Health Insurance Regulations, 2004 (L.I.1809), which requires that a claim or payment...
ASA Savings and Loans Limited, Meduma Branch, has organised a health screening exercise for residents and customers at Meduma and its environs in the Kwabre East Municipality of the Ashanti Region. The exercise, which is targetted to improve the well-being of customers and host community members in general, benefitted close to...
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