The Vice Present of policy think tank, IMANI Africa has questioned how medical practitioners will turn away a patient simply because there is no bed.
Breast cancer patients nationwide are set to benefit from a six million dollar medical package from a U.S. organization.
The Zika virus was first reported in the Western Hemisphere in 2015, just as the West African Ebola virus epidemic was declining.
Most use WhatsApp as a means to communicate with family and friends, but across the country, the cross-platform messaging app is saving lives.
MP for Ledzokuku constituency, Dr Okoe Boye, has called for effective monitoring of health facilities and establishment.
The family of a one-year-old boy who was allegedly given expired drugs at the Ga West Municipal Hospital have given hospital authorities a five-day ultimatum to respond to their queries or they would resort to the court.
A member of Parliament who lost his wife after being turned away from four hospitals due to bed shortages, says her death was "murder."
Dr. Kwaku Appiagyei has created a messaging platform through WhatsApp that has helped manage an estimated 8,000 patients that visit medical facilities.
While Nigeria's abortion laws are some of the most restrictive in the world, the country ranks top among countries its citizens are in search of abortion pills, a new survey has revealed.
Nothing will stop a 6-year old girl with cerebral palsy from going to school, not even her defective arms that cannot write.
Joseph Dindiock Kpemka almost abandoned his dream to serve his constituents in 2016, after his wife's painful death exactly three months to the elections.
The death of a 70-year-old man at the LEKMA Hospital in Accra has sparked, again, the debate about the state of Ghana’s health care delivery system.
Any health worker found to have acted improperly and which may have led to the death of a 70-year-old man will face sanctions, the Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Health Service has said.
A recent report about a 70-year old man who died after six hospitals refused to admit him due to lack of beds has ignited renewed support for a mass action.
The immediate past Acting Director of Korle Bu Teaching Hospital says he is pleased that government has clarified the reason why he was relieved of his duty.
The outgoing Acting CEO of KBTH has touted his achievements saying the hospital is now saving between ¢80,000 and ¢100,000 by repairing its oxygen plant.
New data presented at Nutrition 2018 — the flagship meeting of the American Society for Nutrition, held in Boston, MA — bolster the evidence that a plant-based diet is linked to a wealth of health benefits.
The words we choose, what we say and don't say, make a difference, experts say
Cabinet has approved $50 million for the second phase of the University of Ghana Medical Centre.
Head of Administration at the Upper East Regional Hospital, Mr Zakariah Yakubu, has called on nurses to make careful records of all interactions with patients.
Workers of Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) are protesting the removal of their Acting CEO, Dr Felix Kwaku Anyah.
The Health Minister, Kwaku Agyemang Manu has said the delay in the opening of the University of Ghana Medical Centre, was due to lack of funds to run the facility.
Individuals with high-strain jobs are more likely to develop atrial fibrillation, which is a common heartbeat disorder that can significantly raise the risk of stroke.
Women living with HIV and AIDS in the Sunyani Municipality have expressed displeasure over high public stigmatisation and discrimination, which is retarding their treatment and development processes.
Some 70 percent of women with early-stage breast cancer and an intermediate risk of cancer recurrence can safely skip chemotherapy after their tumors have been removed, U.S. researchers said on Sunday.
The West Africa Traditional and Alternative Medicine Award has named Spinal Clinic Limited, the Chiropractic Centre of the Year and leader in the chiropractic services industry.
Women who are breastfeeding are often acutely aware of how their breasts feel so they will usually notice any physical changes. It is common to find breast lumps during lactation, which can lead women to worry about breast cancer.
According to a new study, a molecule found in green tea might help to protect against atherosclerosis, which is a common cause of heart attacks and stroke.
A World Health Organization (WHO) report says there has been a marked decline in tobacco use since year 2000.
The Rheumatology Initiative (tRi), a Non-Governmental Organization, has lighted up the national independence monument to create awareness of the lupus disease in the country.
Private medical laboratory workers have urged that government to resolve the impasse with their public counterparts that has saw the latter laid down their tools since Monday.
Zoomlion Ghana limited commemorated this year’s Africa Union day with a health walk from the Ayi Mensah toll booth to the Peduase Lodge in the Eastern Region to keep staff of the company and their families fit.
Striking laboratory workers are likely to return to work by close of day Wednesday if interventions by the Health Ministry succeed.
For middle-aged men, eating higher amounts of protein was associated with a slightly elevated risk for heart failure than those who ate less protein, according to new research from the University of Eastern Finland.
The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has cut sod for the construction of a new Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.
The Health Facilities Regulatory Agency (HEFRA) has revealed that the Obengfo Hospital in Accra is not registered with the agency.
Patients at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) are unable to access health services following the strike by the Medical laboratory scientists.
Pressure is mounting on the government to open the 597-bed University of Ghana Medical Centre which has been under lock and key for over a year after it was put up.
The Republic of Ireland has voted overwhelmingly to overturn the abortion ban by 66.4% to 33.6%.
The World Medical Association (WMA) has echoed the call from the World Health Organisation for a vigorous response to the latest Ebola outbreak in the Congo, which has so far caused more than 20 deaths.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has passed a resolution recognising snake-bites as a global health priority.
The family of a 21-year-old woman who died with her triplets following alleged negligence on the part of nurses at the Eastern Regional Hospital in Koforidua is appealing for legal aid.
In the life-and-death race to make the first effective vaccine against Ebola, one company - Merck - seems bound to win.
Archbishop Prof. Dr Asafo-Agyei Anane Frempong, Chief Executive Officer of the Asafo-Agyei Hospital and the Archbishop of Africa for the Rapha Faith International Ministerial Network (RFIMN) has stated that haemorrhoid is a major source of road accidents.
The Foundation of Orthopedics & Complex Spine (FOCOS) held its second annual fundraising event in Ghana on Saturday, May 19, 2018.
The Ghana Health Service urges the public to ignore reports suggesting Ebola is in the country.
The First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo has called for increased awareness and action towards making pre-eclampsia a topical health issue that requires critical attention.
The best things in life are free, and so are these small changes you can make to get happy right away.
Breast cancer patients would no longer have to delay in seeking treatment, thanks to a comprehensive project that seeks to facilitate access to health care.
The Audit Service has charged the management of the National Health Insurance Authority to end the contract of three companies worth ¢22, 360,793 and $3,307,000.
The Audit Service review of procurement methods at the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has flagged single source procurement of ¢11,260,793 and $3,307,000.