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Deaths from West Nile fever in Israel surge to 31 with 12 new fatalities

With 12 new fatalities confirmed Friday, Israel has recorded 31 deaths from West Nile fever since an outbreak in the country in early May, health authorities said.

The Ministry of Health in a statement reported 49 new infection cases, bringing the co…

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Pre-preparation will restore BECE outcomes in Ho Municipality – Education Director

Stakeholders in education in the Ho Municipality are betting on preparations before the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) to address the performance outcomes.

The Volta Regional Capital is suffering low BECE results presently and Dr Esth…

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KATH, KNUST must work to strengthen specialist healthcare services – Prof. Owusu-Dabo

Professor Ellis Owusu-Dabo, Pro Vice Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has stressed the need for the University and Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) to deepen collaboration to find innovative ways of br…

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Dengue Fever: What you should know

Dengue (break-bone fever) is a viral infection that spreads from mosquitoes to people. It is more common in tropical and subtropical climates.

Most people who get dengue will not have symptoms. But for those who do, the most common symptoms are high …

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Dengue Fever: What you should know

Dengue (break-bone fever) is a viral infection that spreads from mosquitoes to people. It is more common in tropical and subtropical climates.

Most people who get dengue will not have symptoms. But for those who do, the most common symptoms are high …

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NHIA releases additional GHS135.6 million to healthcare providers nationwide

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has announced 

the release of an additional GHS 135.6million to healthcare providers across the country. 

This is to settle outstanding claims of February 2024 for the higher tier healthcare providers a…

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Ghana records 9 cases of Dengue Fever in Eastern Region

Ghana has recorded nine cases of Dengue Fever in the Eastern Region.

This is after an unusual cases of clinical malaria were detected, which did not respond to antimalarial treatment, prompting further investigation.

Director General of the Ghana He…

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Many communities attain ODF status at Nanton District

Twenty-three communities in the Nanton District of the Northern Region have attained Open Defecation Free (ODF) status as residents now own latrines and no longer defecate in the open.

They included Afayili, Chahiyili, Jagun-kukuo, Botingli, Nagdigu,…