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To have Long Life, the 10 years from 70 to 79 years old are crucial!

Posted: February 15, 2019 at 10:26 am   /   Articles, Editor's Choice, Health

70 to 79 years old-  “Dangerous age group” Israeli scholars have found that there are around two health problems per month for elderly people between the ages of 70 and 79. Surprisingly, the health status of the elderly aged 80-89 is as stable as the 60-69 age group. 70-79 years old is a dangerous period. […]

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THE ONLY SOLUTION AT MIDDLE AGE, IS A LIFE STYLE CHANGE.

Posted: January 10, 2019 at 2:52 pm   /   Articles, Health, LifeStyle

As we grow older, say from 40 years up to 65. There is nothing better than a total life style change to preserve us and keep us healthy. After 40 if a person still wants to keep living like a child, he or she might not make it passed middle age. If however such individuals […]

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Why women should have sex regularly – Expert

Posted: January 7, 2019 at 11:05 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Health, LifeStyle

A psychiatrist, Dr Maymunah Kadiri, on Saturday advised married women to have regular sex with their spouses in order to prevent depression and gain happiness. Kadiri, the Medical Director of Pinnacle Medical Services gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. According to her, sex is not just […]

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Muslim lady ‘sacked’ by Ghana Health Service over her hijab

Posted: January 3, 2019 at 8:31 am   /   Editor's Choice, Health

A young Muslim lady posted to the Greater Accra Regional office of the Ghana Health Service has been denied a place because she refused to take off her hair covering otherwise known as hijab, MyNewsGh.com can report. The Muslim lady (name withheld) received an attachment letter from her school to the Ghana Health Service Accra […]

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The truth behind popular healthy eating claims

Posted: January 1, 2019 at 10:08 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Food & Drinks, Health

We all want to live long and prosper but when health advice regularly changes or contradicts, it’s hard to know whether you’re doing your best. We take a look at some of the current trends and beliefs and how much truth there is to them. Granola makes a wholesome breakfast While packaged granola can contain […]

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Presidential Staffer to advocate separate queues for old people at health facilities

Posted: December 25, 2018 at 3:25 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Health, Politics

A Deputy Director in charge of Diaspora Affairs at the Office of the President, Nadia Adongo Musah, has announced her plans to push for the creation of separate queues for elderly patients at healthcare facilities across Ghana. There have been instances of elderly people collapsing in public places whilst rubbing shoulders with young adults in […]

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NYA to construct rehabilitation centres to help rehabilitate tramadol abusers – CEO

Posted: December 22, 2018 at 11:19 am   /   Editor's Choice, Health

The National Youth Authority (NYA) is set to establish rehabilitation centres to help provide help for persons who are addicted to Tramadol, the Chief Executive Mr Emmanuel Sin-Nyet Asigiri has announced. According to him, the move will form part of NYAs contribution towards the campaign against Tramadol abuse. He was addressing a media soiree yesterday […]

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NHIS membership renewal Apps on mobile phones ready

Posted: December 18, 2018 at 10:48 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, Health

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has hooked its clients on a new platform that allows them to renew their annual membership on their mobile phones using 842*10#. The system would also permit the members to make electronic receipting payments through mobile money platforms on all networks. Mr Francis Oti Frempong, Central Regional Director of […]

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NHIS membership renewal Apps on mobile phones ready

Posted: December 18, 2018 at 2:30 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Health, Politics

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has hooked its clients on a new platform that allows them to renew their annual membership on their mobile phones using 842*10#. The system would also permit the members to make electronic receipting payments through mobile money platforms on all networks. Mr Francis Oti Frempong, Central Regional Director of […]

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Drones for medical supplies essential – IMF boss

Posted: December 18, 2018 at 9:11 am   /   Editor's Choice, Health, Politics

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Mrs Christine Lagarde, has lauded the Rwandan Government’s decision to employ the use of drone technology to supply blood and other essential medical supplies to her citizens. According to Lagarde, the use of drones and other technological innovations are essential if sub-Saharan African countries are to […]

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