GHANA TO DISTRIBUTE BLOOD, DRUGS WITH DRONES – BAWUMIA.

GHANA TO DISTRIBUTE BLOOD, DRUGS WITH DRONES – BAWUMIA. The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has said that Ghana will by September 2018 use drones to distribute blood and other essential medicines to remote parts of the country as part of efforts to ensure quality healthcare delivery. Speaking at the 2018 Annual Health Summit in Accra, the Vice President said the government would sign a Memorandum of Understanding this week to put the technology into effect. “By the grace of God; there are ongoing discussions, we are looking at innovative ways to deliver blood supplies as well as essential medicines to remote areas. As the rains come in, some areas

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THIS TEA HEALS FIBROMYALGIA, RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS, HASHMOTO’S, MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, AND MORE…

THIS TEA HEALS FIBROMYALGIA, RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS, HASHMOTO’S, MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS, AND MORE… Thyme has been popular for centuries, and it has been commonly used to treat various ailments, from flu to epileptic seizures. During the middle ages, people mixed thyme with lavender in equal amounts and sprinkled on the floors of churches to get rid of any unwanted odors. Moreover, it has also been used to heal wounds and prevent infections, and it was applied crushed on the affected areas. Its volatile essential oils are high in antiviral, anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, anti-parasitic, and anti-fungal properties. Its regular use will lower the viral load in the body, so it is excellent in the

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BABY’S DAD BROUGHT GHS533 BILL 2-HRS AFTER DOCTOR CUT OXYGEN.

BABY’S DAD BROUGHT GHS533 BILL 2-HRS AFTER DOCTOR CUT OXYGEN. It has emerged that the father of a nine-week-old baby, who died at the St. Gregory Hospital in Kasoa over a GHS533 bill, managed to rush to the health post with the money just two hours after the little patient died after a doctor had ordered that his oxygen supply be cut, correspondent Richard Mireku reported on Wednesday, 11 April 2018.Little Prosper had been on admission at the hospital since 5 March due to difficulty in breathing, until his death three weeks later.Before the Doctor on duty pulled the plugs on the oxygen machine, his mother, Sefakor, had said the

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HAVE GARLIC AND HONEY ON EMPTY STOMACH. AFTER A WEEK, THE BODY WILL BE CHANGED…

HAVE GARLIC AND HONEY ON EMPTY STOMACH. AFTER A WEEK, THE BODY WILL BE CHANGED… The garlic is the best super-food you can get and is really healthy in every cuisine in the world. It has a strong smell even unpleasant, but this is a natural medicine. For starters, garlic stops and prevents atherosclerosis, heart issues, attacks and even lowers the blood pressure and bad cholesterol. It resolves minor problems too like flu, cold, hay fever, fungi, diarrhea or bug bites. The body will be detoxed and immunity boosted so use it also for osteoarthritis, diabetes or enlarged prostate. If you mix this with honey, you get more potent garlic!

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MORINGA – THE HERB THAT KILLS CANCER AND STOPS DIABETES.

MORINGA – THE HERB THAT KILLS CANCER AND STOPS DIABETES. If you need to be healthier, have no problems with the body, have energy and live longer, this is the herb! Moringa oleifera is the magical plant of South Asia. It was used in tradition and medicine for many years. It’s also known as drumstick and is powerful with antioxidant amount. It is proven to be healthy, yet there is still time to examine its benefits more. These are the 7 reasons for consuming its fruits and leaves. VALUE OF NUTRITION The fruits and leaves of this herb have many minerals and vitamins. Also, 1 cup of pods gives you

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GHANA TO BAN SHISHA SMOKING BY MID YEAR.

GHANA TO BAN SHISHA SMOKING BY MID YEAR. Smoking of shisha and electronic cigarette will be banned in Ghana by the middle of the year, Ghana Health Service (GHS) has said. The GHS says it is collaborating with the Ministry of Health to place an outright ban on the two substances. It will also partner the Food and Drugs Board to make stiff laws that will fast track the process of the ban. According the GHS, shisha, which is mixed with flavourings such as mint, is more “harmful than cigarette”. Speaking at the World Conference on Tobacco held in Cape Town, South Africa, Principal Research Officer at the Service, of

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KORLE BU PAYS GH¢1.2m ELECTRICITY BILL MONTHLY.

KORLE BU PAYS GH¢1.2m ELECTRICITY BILL MONTHLY. The acting Chief Executive Officer of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Dr Felix Anyah, has called for government’s intervention to resolve the high cost of power the hospital is faced with. He indicated that the hospital paid GH¢1.2 million every month for only operational power and stressed that that was not sustainable, considering its monthly income. “We are making huge losses due to the power situation here,” he said. Dr Anyah made the call when the Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman Manu, paid a working visit to the hospital on Monday. Surmountable Dr Anyah was of the opinion that effective collaboration among

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SUGARY DRINKS: A DOORWAY TO DIABETES.

SUGARY DRINKS: A DOORWAY TO DIABETES. There’s no easier, faster way to guzzle down empty calories than by drinking beverages with added sugar. “These types of drinks can be very high in calories, and when multiple sugary beverages are consumed in one day, it is very easy to consume more calories than the body needs, causing weight gain,” said Karah Stanley, a registered dietitian with the St. Elizabeth Physicians Weight Management Center. “One tablespoon of sugar contains 48 calories, and a 12 oz. Coke has 150 calories. Drinking even two of these a day take up a considerable amount of an average human’s daily calories.” And that can lead to obesity,

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OVER 2,000 GHANAIANS WORKING IN THE UK’S HEALTH SERVICE.

OVER 2,000 GHANAIANS WORKING IN THE UK’S HEALTH SERVICE. Two thousand three hundred and forty five (2,345) Ghanaians currently work under the UK’s National Health Service (NHS), new data released by the House of Commons has revealed. Ghanaian health workers ranked 15 among the top 102 nationalities working in the UK’s health service as of September 2017, the report indicated. Of the figure, 810 of them are nurses and health visitors, while 983 of them are support staff, and another 331 infrastructure staff. The data however does not state the number of Ghanaians working as doctors, except that 3,238 doctors are of an African nationality. Nigeria and Zimbabwe are among the top

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SHEA BUTTER: THE ANSWER TO GOOD SKIN AND HAIR.

SHEA BUTTER: THE ANSWER TO GOOD SKIN AND HAIR. Most of us may have heard of Shea butter growing up. I remember my grandmother applying it on me as a child and ‘little’ me thinking, how does this benefit my skin? But as I grew older, I learned about the importance of shea butter and the role it plays in the World Market and our economy today. Today, most women, including African women spend comparable amount of money on Cosmetic Products that only contain about 5% of Shea Butter with the other 95% composed of synthetic compounds that gives a desired texture and scent. Comparing the price of a Kilo

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GERMAN NURSE CHARGED WITH 97 MORE MURDERS AT HOSPITALS.

GERMAN NURSE CHARGED WITH 97 MORE MURDERS AT HOSPITALS. BERLIN — A German nurse who is already serving a life sentence for two murders has been charged with killing 97 more patients over several years at two hospitals in northwestern Germany, prosecutors said Monday. The new indictment against Niels Hoegel was expected after officials said in November that he may have killed more than 100 patients in total. He worked at a clinic in Oldenburg from 1999 to 2002 and in nearby Delmenhorst from 2003 to 2005. Hoegel was convicted in 2015 of two murders and two attempted murders in Delmenhorst and was given a life sentence. During his trial,

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