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Students charged to observe healthy living habits

Mr Richard Avadetsi, Deputy Director of Nursing Services in charge of the Psychiatry unit of the Bawku Presbyterian Hospital on Tuesday urged Senior High School Students to observe healthy living habits to avoid mental illnesses. Mr Avadetsi asked the students to eschew the habit of smoking Indian hemp, (Wee), abuse of drugs such as Tramadol, […]

First Lady launches supplement programme to improve girls’ nutrition

As part of efforts to reduce the high prevalence of anaemia among girls, First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo has launched the Girls’ Iron and Folic Acid supplementation (GIFTS) programme, at Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo Region. The GIFTS programme, initiated by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) would run in phases with the first targeting about 360,000 […]

5 foods to deal with heart diseases

The reason heart disease has become so common is that of poor lifestyle choices, including a poor diet. Junk food can contribute to the onset of heart disease. The good news is that, since a poor diet can cause heart disease, a healthy, balanced diet can help you avoid it. Want to reduce your risk […]