Latest Health News in Ghana

21,000 condoms to be distributed to Kwahu Easter revelers

Over 20,000 condoms to be given to for Kwahu Easter revelers at 'night jams' and 'paragliding sites'

Over 20,000 condoms to be given to for Kwahu Easter revelers at 'night jams' and 'paragliding sites'
Awutu Senya district health directorate records no maternal mortality since 2018

Awutu Senya district health directorate records no maternal mortality since 2018

The District Director of Health Services, Dr Mrs Patricia Lawford Antwi, said skilled delivery coverage of the directorate increased from 73.8 per cent in 2017 to 81.1 per cent in 2018.

Awutu Senya district health directorate records no maternal mortality since 2018
New World Health Org report explains why men die younger than women

New World Health Org report explains why men die younger than women

A new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has explained why men are much likelier to die at a younger age than their female counterparts.

New World Health Org report explains why men die younger than women
Ghanaian excellence - 3 young women at KNUST build mosquito repellent robot

Ghanaian excellence - 3 young women at KNUST build mosquito repellent robot

A team of second-year students from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science Technology (KNUST) has constructed a robot that is expected to do the job of a mosquito repellent.

Ghanaian excellence - 3 young women at KNUST build mosquito repellent robot
Men who can't do 10 push-ups a day are cutting their lives short, research says

Men who can't do 10 push-ups a day are cutting their lives short, research says

New research sighted by YEN.com.gh suggests that men who are not able to do at least 10 push-ups everyday risk falling victim to heart attacks.

Men who can't do 10 push-ups a day are cutting their lives short, research says
British High Commissioner to ride from Paga to Accra to raise money for Korle-Bu

British High Commissioner to ride from Paga to Accra to raise money for Korle-Bu

The topmost British diplomat in Ghana, Iain Walker, is set to embark on a nationwide tour on his bicycle to raise money for the Burns and Plastic Unit at Korle-Bu.

British High Commissioner to ride from Paga to Accra to raise money for Korle-Bu
Ghana gets applause for strong primary healthcare system

Ghana gets applause for strong primary healthcare system

The Country Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr Owen Laws Kaluwa, has commended Ghana for strengthening Primary Health Care (PHC) through the Community Health Planning and Services (CHPS) concept. YEN.com.gh

Ghana gets applause for strong primary healthcare system
Youngsters in Accra revealed as people doing drugs and alcohol at funerals

Youngsters in Accra revealed as people doing drugs and alcohol at funerals

A new interview sighted YEN.com.gh shows a revelation in which young people in some suburbs of Accra are found to show up at funerals primarily looking to do drugs and alcohol.

Youngsters in Accra revealed as people doing drugs and alcohol at funerals
1 out of 3 lab technicians working in Ghana does not have the licence to operate

1 out of 3 lab technicians working in Ghana does not have the licence to operate

In an astounding revelation by the body that unionises laboratory technicians in Ghana, one in three practising in health facilities across Ghana are actually operating without licences.

1 out of 3 lab technicians working in Ghana does not have the licence to operate
Road safety commission sets up first aid posts along Ghana's major highways

Road safety commission sets up first aid posts along Ghana's major highways

The National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) is now putting up emergency reponse and first aid posts on all the major highways in the country to provide immediate response to motor accident victims.

Road safety commission sets up first aid posts along Ghana's major highways
Team of Ghanaian doctors perform first ever brain surgery without cutting skull

Team of Ghanaian doctors perform first ever brain surgery without cutting skull

In what is being described as a historic feat, a team of seven Ghanaians have successfully conducted a brain surgery in which they did not cut open the skull.

Team of Ghanaian doctors perform first ever brain surgery without cutting skull
Practitioners of female circumcision now using hot shea butter to "burn it" off

Practitioners of female circumcision now using hot shea butter to "burn it" off

A report YEN.com.gh has sighted says that perpetrators of the illegal act of female circumcision in Ghana are now using hot shea nutter to injure and remove the target point of the female's private area.

Practitioners of female circumcision now using hot shea butter to "burn it" off
Water from human waste overflows onto the roads in Tema in health scare

Water from human waste overflows onto the roads in Tema in health scare

The Ghana Progressive Hotels Association (GHAPROHA) is threatening to sue the Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) over a broken sewerage system in an area of Tema.

Water from human waste overflows onto the roads in Tema in health scare
I can’t sack ‘goro boys’ from my office – Registrar General cries

I can’t sack ‘goro boys’ from my office – Registrar General cries

Mrs. Oware explained that the ‘goro boys’ are also human beings and therefore cannot be thrown out of the Registrar General’s department. “The goro boys are human beings, they are Ghanaians and I cannot throw them out," she said.

I can’t sack ‘goro boys’ from my office – Registrar General cries
Popular actor buys all of the groundnut of a young boy; gives him free shoes

Popular actor buys all of the groundnut of a young boy; gives him free shoes

A man is enjoying praise on social media after it emerged that he bought all of the groundnut a young man was hawking by the streets.

Popular actor buys all of the groundnut of a young boy; gives him free shoes
Residents of Tema, Takoradi West, complain bitterly as drinking water turns brownish in colour

Residents of Tema, Takoradi West, complain bitterly as drinking water turns brownish in colour

Information available to YEN.com.gh shows that residents of Tema in the Greater Accra region and Takoradi in the Western region have been denied clean drinking water for sometime now.

Residents of Tema, Takoradi West, complain bitterly as drinking water turns brownish in colour
Owner of Shatta Movement Bar arrested in "Akpeteshie Competition" death case

Owner of Shatta Movement Bar arrested in "Akpeteshie Competition" death case

Police in Kwesimintsim in the Western region have arrested a pub owner in whose establishment a man died after allegedly consuming copious amounts of alcohol in a drinking competition.

Owner of Shatta Movement Bar arrested in "Akpeteshie Competition" death case
More females contracting HIV/AIDS than males in Ghana - Report

More females contracting HIV/AIDS than males in Ghana - Report

The 2017 national and sub-national HIV and AIDS estimates and projections report puts the country's HIV/AIDS population at 320,992 in 2019. Of the population, 212, 169 are females while 108,309 are males. YEN.com.gh news.

More females contracting HIV/AIDS than males in Ghana - Report
25-year-old drinks himself to death at Sekondi-T'di in a drinking competition

25-year-old drinks himself to death at Sekondi-T'di in a drinking competition

A 25-year-old mason has literally drank himself to death after he participated in an alcohol drinking competition in the twin city of Sekodi-Takoradi.

25-year-old drinks himself to death at Sekondi-T'di in a drinking competition
Mass burial for Kintampo accident victims and other videos trending on YEN TV!

Mass burial for Kintampo accident victims and other videos trending on YEN TV!

YEN TV on YouTube is home to some of the hottest and most interesting videos in the country from current affairs to entertainment. There is no time to waste. Subscribe to our channel today and catch all the action when it unfolds.

Mass burial for Kintampo accident victims and other videos trending on YEN TV!
Ghanaian company to buy the second biggest pharmacy chain in Kenya

Ghanaian company to buy the second biggest pharmacy chain in Kenya

MPharma, a Ghanaian firm that manages prescription drug inventory for pharmacies and their suppliers, is buying Kenya’s second-largest pharmacy chain, Haltons.

Ghanaian company to buy the second biggest pharmacy chain in Kenya
Parents warned to stop giving coloured and flavoured drinks to kids

Parents warned to stop giving coloured and flavoured drinks to kids

An official the Nutrition Department of the Koforidua Regional Hospital is calling on parents to give fruits to their children as snacks for school instead of flavoured drinks.

Parents warned to stop giving coloured and flavoured drinks to kids
Woman with two wombs gives birth to 1 baby and a set of twins 26 days later

Woman with two wombs gives birth to 1 baby and a set of twins 26 days later

A woman with two wombs has reportedly given birth to twins only a month after she gave birth to a premature baby boy in Bangladesh.

Woman with two wombs gives birth to 1 baby and a set of twins 26 days later
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