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Only 2.7 per cent children wash their hands with soap after defecation – new report

 Only 6.2 percent of mothers and 2.7 percent of children in the country wash their hands with soap after defecation, according to a monitoring and evaluation baseline conducted by Research International (RI), a market research company.     The survey stated that handwashing with soap was still low in...

World Cerebral Palsy Day: Move as One [INFOGRAPHIC]

October 6th is celebrated as World Cerebral Palsy Day to celebrate and affirm the lives of the 17 million people living with Cerebral Palsy (CP). This social movement began in 2012 as a global vision to create real change for people living with CP. Cerebral palsy is a physical...

Ghana College of Nurses and Midwives to hold 4th AGSM

The Ghana College of Nurses and Midwives is set to hold its 4th Annual General Meeting and 2nd scientific conference in Accra. The year's conference is under the theme "Maximizing technology in accelerating Universal Health Coverage; the role of nursing and midwifery in the era of specialization". It...

First Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality Conference 2019 [Pictures]

The First National Patient Safety Conference (2019) was organized by the Ministry Of Health in collaboration with it's agencies and partners. Patient safety is the absence of preventable harm to a patient during the process of health care and reduction of risk of unnecessary harm associated with health...

Congo arrests former health minister for alleged misuse of Ebola funds

Police in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have arrested the former health minister, Oly Ilunga Kalenga, for allegedly mismanaging $4.3 million in Ebola response money. The 14 September arrest came on the same day that an unprecedented high-level delegation of U.S. government health officials met with the DRC’s president and...