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PROMOTING CAMPAIGN TOWARDS EXCLUSIVE BREASTFEEDING” – FIRST LADY

The first lady of Republic, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has admonished corporate entities and major stakeholders to invest into the promotion and campaign towards exclusive breastfeeding. According to the First Lady, it is important for “us to create the systems to offer the right kinds of support for breastfeeding to happen …

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Impose tax on alcoholic beverages to fund NHIS- Managers of NHIS

Managers of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) are proposing a percentage of tax to be imposed on alcoholic beverages in order to manage the scheme. According to Upper East Regional Director of the Authority, Sebastian Alangpulinsa, the pro-poor policy was introduced in 2003 for resident Ghanaians to seek health …

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No research has proven breast cancer can be caused or prevented by sucking of the breast- Doctor

The sucking of women’s breasts by men is not the panacea to preventing or causing breast cancer, Dr Beatrice Wiafe Addae, President of Breast Care International has said. According to her, no research has yet proven that breast cancer can be caused or prevented by regular sucking of the breast. …

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