It’s the end of a long day and you’re exhausted. Getting into bed is often just a case of pulling on the first comfortable thing you can find.
The Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital in Cape Coast has now been turned into a sand winning site, by encroachers on the property of the facility.
There's a looming crisis over the world's growing appetite for meat. Could a chicken running around a farmyard in San Francisco hold the key to a solution?
Beautiful Beneath a one stop shop which deals in ladies lingerie and sports apparel in collaboration with the Cancer Support Network Ghana has organized a health walk in the East Legon vicinity during the weekend as part of effort to intensify breast cancer awareness in Ghana.
Doctors in Britain will be able to legally prescribe medicinal cannabis from Nov. 1.
The age at which boys begin puberty is linked to when their mothers started having periods, a study suggests.
“Counting calories, points, or carbs had only failed me before.”
Lizzie Porter lived with anorexia throughout her teens. Now in her late 20s, she's been discovering that those years of starvation have left a lasting imprint on her body.
J Initiative is asking the government to remove the 20% import tax on sanitary towels in order to make them available and affordable for all girls regardless of their socio-economic backgrounds.
The Australian government has issued a national apology to women affected by a vaginal mesh scandal, acknowledging decades of "agony and pain".
Acting Director of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital, Dr Adwoa Pinamang, has called for a state-led action to improve mental health among young children.
A Ghanaian Pharmacist, Prof. Kwasi Adomako Ohemeng, has led an optimization team to successfully develop Omadacycline, an antibiotic.
After contracting a deadly bacteria found in dogs' mouths, Manteufel lost his limbs and nose.
The Executive Director of Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital has attributed an increase in drug abuse among the youth on stress.
A new study published in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine, has said that people who walk at least 150 minutes per week -- or 30 minutes a day five days a week -- are about 20 per cent less likely to die than inactive adults.
You’re suffering from all of the classic signs of your monthly flow—but your period is totally MIA.
Beautiful Beneath a leading company which deals in ladies ‘s lingerie and sports apparels is the latest force to join hands with some of health NGOs to step up a vigorous campaign to increase awareness combatting the devastating consequences of breast cancer and other related health risk that affect women in the country has organized a breast screening exercise in at its office in East Legon Accra .
A second British woman has died from "Brazilian butt lift" surgery, the BBC has learned, as fresh warnings come over the risks.
Brewery Limited (ABL), in partnership with the Graphic Communications Group Limited (GCGL), offered free health services to Adabraka’s residents as part of its commitment to creating a healthier world.
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) on Thursday called on the Ministry of Health to fast-track the development of a national policy on Primary Health Care (PHC) to facilitate primary health care services in the country.
Figures from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) reveal that 53,114 abortions were supervised in public health facilities in the country in 2017.
Regularly eating foods like bacon and sausages may raise the risk of breast cancer, according to researchers.
A recent study found that 43 percent of Ghanaians are obese because of fatty food and a sedentary lifestyle.
The Ridge Hospital has received a phototherapy machine donated by US First Lady, Melania Trump.
Alongside hundreds of others, Joy FM media personality, Lexis Bill, walked to raise awareness for cardiovascular disease.
Alcoholism is currently a major cause of mental health disorders in the Brong-Ahafo Region, Mr Joseph Yere, the Regional Mental Health Coordinator, said at the weekend.
The West Akyem Municipal Assembly has passed a bye-law banning the use of lorry tyres in the processing of meat for sale by butchers and slaughterhouses in the Municipality.
A lack of incubators at a local hospital in the Northern region has left over a dozen babies dead.
Hundreds of Ghanaians with various degrees of cataract blindness can now undergo surgery without painful eye injections.
The Police Hospital has suspended new admissions as it shuts down for a four-day fumigation exercise, Friday.
The Vision for Alternative Development (VALD), a non-governmental organisation, has commended the Food and Drugs Authority, (FDA) for the implementation of pictorial health warning on cigarette packages.
Now that high-protein diets like the Paleo Diet are trendy, it only makes sense that we'd see other food and beverage products marketed as high-protein. Case in point: the rise of "protein water," or bottled water that claims to be enhanced with protein.
Sausage, corned beef and other processed meat products have been found to contain a preservative residue in levels above WHO recommended levels.
Dr Anthony Nsiah Asare, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, has assured partners and Family Planning stakeholders of the Government’s resolve to continue to play a strong leadership role to achieve the country’s targets.
If you’ve ever woken up from a night of drinking, realizing you have very little memory of the events that took place, you know how scary a blackout can be.
Eating a Mediterranean diet may help prevent depression, research suggests.
The head of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has fast-tracked a project to build new hospitals in the region.
Women using unregulated websites to find a sperm donor have been harassed and sent photos of miscarriages, the BBC has found.
It’s no surprise that enjoying several beers or gin and tonics a few times a week isn’t necessarily healthy. But you may not be aware how much it ages you.
The International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA) has called on state authorities to prevent fake drugs from eroding the trust between patients, healthcare professionals and manufacturers of genuine medicines.
A tiny new device is offering hope of a better life for people with severe heart failure, reducing hospitalization rates and improving mortality risk within two years of treatment, a new study finds
Tim Hogins’ concept of the outdoor gym is to make health and wellness accessible to all.
A man who deliberately lied to two women about his HIV status and then infected them with the virus has been jailed for five years.
The Dialysis Services Foundation, a non-profit charitable organization aimed at providing for the medical expenses of patients with kidney failures has been launched.
The Ghana Federation of Disability Organisation says it is seeking inputs from members to press for a legislative instrument for the Disability Act.
The Ghana Baptist Convention (GBC) in partnership with the Cuyahoga Valley Church, Cleveland Ohio, USA, have commissioned an ultra-modern hospital for the people of Nvellenu in the Jomoro District of the Western Region.
The Ghana Medical Association is urging Ghanaians to patronize locally made foods in order to stay strong and healthy.
The Ho Municipal Assembly (HMA) has given a four-month ultimatum to households and institutions without toilet and hand washing facilities to fix the anomaly.
Many yoghurts are full of sugar and the public should not be lulled into thinking they are eating healthy products, researchers say.
Protective suits are an essential kit for some workers like firefighters and healthcare workers, but staying cool enough to work for long periods is a challenge.
Management and staff of FOCOS Orthopaedic Hospital last week, announced an amount of GHC 60,000, as funds raised through their internal fundraising campaign themed, the “charity begins at home campaign”, at their Facility in Pantang.