Ghana has not been able to achieve hundred percent voluntary blood donation, despite several interventions.

World Malaria Day Observed

Friday, 15 June 2012 00:00

Today April 25th is World Malaria Day The Day has been set aside by the World Health Organization to highlight global effort to provide effective control of this terrible disease

A vaccination company based in France,Sanofi Pasteur,has launched a programme christened ‘Initiative against Diarrhoeal and Enteric Diseases in Africa (IDEA), aimed at fighting cholera in sub-Saharan countries.

Filth virtually swallowing water body

Friday, 15 June 2012 00:00

Filth  has engulfed part of the korle lagoon at agbobloshie in Accra.The lagoon is choked with waste ranging from plastics to  metals.

Ghana to Produce HIV and Aids Drugs

Friday, 15 June 2012 00:00

A factory to produce antiretroviral drugs for people living with HIV and AIDS in Ghana and the rest of Africa is to be constructed in Accra at a cost of $200 million.

One in six cancers - two million a year globally - are caused by largely treatable or preventable infections, new estimates suggest.

One in six cancers - two million a year globally - are caused by largely treatable or preventable infections, new estimates suggest.

It may be possible to develop a new male contraceptive pill after researchers in Edinburgh identified a gene critical for the production of healthy sperm.

About 4,600 lives in England could be saved by reducing alcohol intake to just half a unit a day, say experts.

Iron pills may help women beat fatigue

Friday, 15 June 2012 00:00

Prescribing iron supplements may help some women with fatigue even if they are not officially anaemic, Swiss researchers suggest.