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Nyaho Medical Centre is proud to celebrate Courage Tsey, recipient of MD's special award at the 2022 staff awards. In an exclusive interview, Courage shared insights

World Physiotherapy Day, observed annually on September 8th, is a global initiative that shines a spotlight on the significant contributions of physiotherapists to the well-being of individuals across the world.

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection in any part of your urinary system — your kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Most infections involve the lower urinary tract — the bladder and the urethra.

Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers affecting women worldwide. In Ghana, Nyaho Medical Centre is dedicated to providing exceptional healthcare services, including breast cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Feeling sad or unhappy occasionally is a normal part of life. We all encounter negative events, such as the loss of a loved one, a job, or a significant relationship, which can trigger feelings of sadness. However, when these emotions become persistent and start affecting our overall quality of life, they then become problematic.

Weight management offers numerous health benefits, including reduced blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol levels, and relief from knee and low back pain. However, for many, this task can seem difficult, despite the well-established advantages it brings.

Hypertension, commonly known as high blood pressure, is a prevalent medical condition affecting millions of people worldwide. If left uncontrolled, hypertension can lead to serious health complications such as heart disease, stroke, and kidney problems.

At some point in our lives, many of us find ourselves having to manage one form of chronic medication or another. Conditions like hypertension, diabetes mellitus, dyslipidemia (cholesterol), osteoarthritis, sickle cell disease, and asthma are just a few examples from the extensive list.

Prostate cancer is a prevalent disease that affects the prostate gland, which is an essential part of the male reproductive system. As a patient-centred healthcare provider, Nyaho Medical Centre believes it is crucial to educate everyone on prostate cancer, including its causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.

Cervical cancer is a significant health concern affecting women worldwide. As one of the most common types of cancer, it is crucial to be well-informed about its risks, symptoms, and preventive measures.

World Sickle Cell Day is an annual event observed on June 19th to raise awareness about sickle cell disease (SCD) and to support individuals living with this genetic disorder.

World Hypertension Day is celebrated annually on May 17th and serves as a vital reminder to prioritize our cardiovascular health. This global event aims to educate the public and raise awareness about hypertension, commonly known as high blood pressure. With its silent nature and severe health consequences, hypertension poses a significant threat to individuals worldwide.

Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a chronic, potentially life-threatening condition caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).

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Malaria is caused by the bite of an infected female Anopheles mosquito. There are 5 parasite species that cause malaria in humans and …

World Tuberculosis Day is celebrated each year to raise awareness about the disease and share information to enable each of …