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Avail yourselves to be educated in breast cancer control – Dr Wiafe Addai advises Ghanaian men

The President of Breast Care International (BCI), Dr. Mrs. Beatrice Wiafe Addai, has appealed to men to avail themselves to be educated in breast cancer control in Ghana. She said men words are highly respected by women so they will be in a better position in advising and encouraging women on the disease control after …

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Chairperson for the Ghana Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance (GHNCDA), Dr. (Mrs.) Beatrice Wiafe Addai urges fathers to be more health conscious

Chairperson for the Ghana Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance (GhNCDA), Dr. Mrs. Beatrice Wiafe Addai, has admonished fathers to be more health conscious. She said Ghanaians must cultivate the habit of routine check-up to detect potentially life-threatening health conditions early to increase chances of treatment and cure.  Dr. (Mrs.) Beatrice Wiafe Addai, who’s also the President and …

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Lancet Oncology Commission Report Launched in Ghana

According to a Lancet Oncology (clinical oncology journal) report, cancer deaths could increase from 520,348 in 2020 to a million in 2030. Moreover, it said, the annual number of new cancer cases could increase from 800,000 to 1.5 million over the same period. The report, launched by the First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo, in Accra yesterday, …

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Hope for cancer, hypertension, asthma and diabetic patients as they receive free drugs

There is renewed hope for cancer, hypertension, asthma, and diabetic patients as drugs are distributed free of charge to improve their health conditions. Most of the patients in rural areas are unable to afford the medicines they need and are therefore disadvantaged. For instance, cancer patients spend between GH¢500 and GH¢1,500 every 3 weeks on …

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