In Sub-Saharan Africa, 1 in 5 Twins Dies Before Age 5

Mums and Babies VOA News – One in five twins born in sub-Saharan Africa dies before turning 5, even as infant mortality has dropped sharply for lone babies in the region, scientists said in a new study. That means about 315,000 sub-Saharan twins die each year before reaching their fifth birthday, the scientists estimated. The study, published More...

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By Admin On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Ghana-born medical student achieves milestone at top US university

BBC – A lot of Ghanaians are sharing on social media the news that Ghana-born medical student Nancy Abu-Bonsrah is to become the first black woman to be trained as a neurosurgeon at the prestigious Johns Hopkins More...

By Admin On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
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Kwakwaduam Association gives to Akuapem midwifery centres

Lack of basic health care service and tools have made life unbearable for people living in Akuapem Kwakwaduam and other towns. Residents living mostly in remote areas have no option than to travel long distances More...

By tcjonline On Monday, March 7th, 2016
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How to Get Portable Ultrasound to 2 Million Expectant Mothers

VOA News – Improving maternal and newborn health remains a pressing priority for many countries. But bringing both mother and baby safely through childbirth can be difficult in settings where health resources More...

By tcjonline On Thursday, February 18th, 2016
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New Campaign Aims to Cultivate a Culture of Healthy Living In The Bronx

Eric Asiedu, Guest Writer, The Christian Journal Bronx ranks the least healthy county in New York State – for six years in a row. This must change. The change begins with you and I. After the inauguration of the More...