Create disability fund for disabled diabetics - National Diabetes Association to gov’t

President of the National Diabetes Association Ghana has appealed to government to create a disability fund for diabetics who have had limb amputations as a result of uncontrolled diabetes.

Ghana, Barbados sign agreement to recruit 120 Ghanaian nurses

The Foreign Minister of Ghana and Barbados, on behalf of the governments and peoples of their respective countries, have signed an agreement for the recruitment of 120 nurses from Ghana.

Health Ministry pushes for subsidising cost of diabetes treatment

The Ministry of Health proposes that the cost of treating diabetes should be subsidised for sufferers because the cost is relatively high.

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