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Ghana records 2 suspected cases of Marburg virus disease

Ghana has recorded two suspected cases of the Marburg virus disease, the Ghana Health Service has disclosed. The Ghana Health Service in a statement the two persons met the case definition of acute hemorrhage fever in two different

Ebola outbreak officially over in DR Congo

The latest Ebola outbreak has been contained within three months thanks to a "swift" and "robust response" in the Democratic Republic of Congo, says the World Health Organization (WHO). Four people have died since this outbreak - the

WHO cautious on Africa CDC declaring health outbreaks

The World Health Organization (WHO) says plans by the Africa CDC to have the power to declare public health outbreaks within Africa require further discussion. The health body says that such a pronouncement will likely lead to confusion

Covid-19 cases rising again, get vaccinated- GHS warns

The Ghana Health Service has admonished Ghanaians who were to be vaccinated to get vaccinated as our Covid-19 cases have started rising again, especially in the Greater Accra Region. The Director of Public Health at the Ghana Health

There’s no shame in menstruation- Girls told

The Chief Executive Officer of Abronoma Foundation, a non-profit making organization, Mrs. Linda Nyarko Yeboah has urged girls in the Jaman North District of the Bono Region not to be ashamed when they menstruate. She said this at an

An outbreak of Hanz virus confirmed in Ghana

An alert has been issued by the Ghana Health Service over the outbreak of Hanz virus in the country. Also known as the H3N2vs, the Hans virus is a non-human influenza virus that normally circulates in pigs and has infected humans.

North Korea: More than a million Covid cases feared

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has lambasted health officials and ordered the army to help distribute medicine, as a wave of Covid cases sweeps through the country. More than a million people have now been sickened by what Pyongyang

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