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October 21, 2017 4:51 AM Hassan Ayariga embarks on health project

The Founder and Leader of the All People’s Congress (APC), Mr Hassan Ayariga, is funding the construction of a multi-purpose hospital at Haatso near Accra to support the country’s health care. Mr Ayariga said the decision to undertake the project was his social responsibility of giving back to the society which had helped to mould him, adding that it was also a demonstration 53

October 10, 2017 8:39 PM Here's what 12 weeks of eating lots of sugar does to your body

Fitness and Weight Loss Here's what 12 weeks of eating lots of sugar does to your body In the study, researchers recruited 25 men with high levels of liver fat—a condition called non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, or NAFLD, which can often serve as a harbinger for heart issues—and those with low levels of liver fat. Then, they put each group on two diets 80

October 4, 2017 5:30 PM Panasonic creates device that counts the calories on your plate

If you’re planning to go on a diet, or if you suffer from serious conditions like diabetes, knowing exactly what and how much you’re eating is essential. In this day and age, we have calorie and nutritional calculators even on our smartphones, but they act only as guides, whereas Panasonic’s revolutionary new device, CaloRieco, actually analyzes the food on your plate 80

October 3, 2017 4:38 PM Obesity Was Rising as Ghana Embraced Fast Food. Then Came KFC

After finishing high school a decade ago, Daniel Awaitey enrolled in computer courses, dropped out to work in a hotel, then settled into a well-paying job in the booming oil sector here. He has an apartment, a car, a smartphone and a long-distance girlfriend he met on a dating website. So he had reasons and the means to celebrate his 27th birthday in late July. His boss and co-workers 97

September 10, 2017 2:44 AM Destructive winds, rain hit Florida as Hurricane Irma approaches

MIAMI — The outer bands of Hurricane Irma lashed Florida on Saturday, with millions ordered to evacuate and high winds and tens of thousands of power outages already reported from a storm that threatened to ravage the state with destruction not seen in a generation. More than 5 million people across Florida have been ordered to evacuate and thousands 106

September 8, 2017 12:00 AM Freemasons Screen Residents of Cape Coast

The District Grand Lodge of Cape Coast has organised a free health screening for the people of Cape Coast and its environs. The exercise which formed part of the third centenary anniversary celebration of the United Grand Lodge of England was to help members to know their health status. It was also part of an annual charity programme, where the lodge 93

August 28, 2017 4:34 AM Cayamora Maute dies after blood pressure shoots up

CAYAMORA Maute, father of the Maute brothers who led the siege on Marawi City, died on Sunday afternoon, August 27, more than two months after his arrest. Senior Inspector Xavier Solda, spokesman of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP), said Cayamora was declared dead at 3:07 p.m. at the Taguig Pateros Hospital where he was rushed after 56

July 24, 2017 12:40 PM I wish to act again – Mac Jordan Amartey

Veteran Ghanaian actor Mac Jordan Amartey has revealed his wish to be on set again. The 81-year-old said his passion for acting is still alive “provided I am made to sit”. “Sometimes I watch something and I wish I were the one doing it. I could have done it this way or that way,” he added. “But for my leg I could have continued to be acting because the Lord has given 61

July 20, 2017 4:01 AM Lifestyle changes to stave off Alzheimer’s? Hints, no proof

WASHINGTON — There are no proven ways to stave off Alzheimer’s, but a new report raises the prospect that avoiding nine key risks starting in childhood just might delay or even prevent about a third of dementia cases around the world. How? It has to do with lifestyle factors that may make the brain more vulnerable to problems with memory and thinking 88

July 18, 2017 11:24 AM Prophet Seth Frimpong's Wife and Celebrity Friends Abandon Him On His Sick Bed

Gospel musician, Prophet Seth Frimpong has disclosed his wife and other celebrities he personally mentored to become prominent in society have abandoned him in his trialing times. According to Prophet Frimpong, he has been bed-ridden for over two years now which explains his long silence from the public exposure. Prophet Seth Frimpong has to his credit 59