A kidney specialist at the School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Ghana, Dr Dwomoa Adu, has cautioned the public against patronising "wayside" drug peddlers who profess to have cure for kidney disease.
Over the last six years, the Ghana Reconstruction of Anomaly and Trauma Fund (GRAFT) Foundation has evolved into one of the most prominent volunteer-based charity organisation in the country, sponsoring free reconstructive surgery for over 1,000 needy people in rural communities.
GLAUCOMA, also known as the silent thief of sight, is a disease which makes the eye go blind with no warning signs. The signs only show at the last stage of the disease. It is also the second leading cause of blindness after cataract.
A Reproductive health specialist and Deputy Director of the Ghana Nursing Services, Mrs Mavis Apatu, has revealed that contraceptive pills can reduce menstrual cramps and pains in women during their menstrual period.