Health

Ghana Physicians and Surgeons Foundation Of North America 15th Annual Conference For Georgia

The 15th edition of the annual Conference of the Ghana Physicians and Surgeon Foundation (GPSF) will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, in the USA from April 21–23, 2017 at the Renaissance Concourse Hotel. This year’s conference is themed “New and Re-emerging Infectious Disease and Global Health Security; Role of the African Diaspora.” The Conference will bring together several world renowned …

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Nonprofit Cosmetic Surgery For Breast Cancer Survivors In West Africa

Cosmetic surgery

The Center For Cosmetic Surgery Ghana (CCSG) was set up in 2006 as a for-profit entity in Ghana by Dr. Kwasi A. Debra and his associates. Based on needs seen by Dr. Debra from patients that need cosmetic surgery treatment devoid of vanity, he has seriously been considering the establishment of a West Africa Nonprofit Cosmetic Surgery Unit for breast cancer …

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Dr. Kwasi A. Debra The Ghanaian Body Sculpting Surgeon

West Africa Nonprofit Cosmetic Surgery Unit

Dr. Kwasi A. Debra, a Ghanaian cosmetic surgeon based in the US in a conversation with TheAfricanDream.net revealed that: “After my initial training in women’s health; Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBGYN), I noticed a growing request and interest from my patients for Cosmetic Surgery. That really sparked my interest.” The US-based Ghanaian Cosmetic Surgeon said this in response to why he …

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Mental health services needs to be expanded – Ghanaian Non-Government

Mental health

Basic Needs, a Ghanaian Non-Governmental Organization, has called on the Ghana Government to review the country’s free medical treatment policy by including free mental health care  services. Mr Benard Azure, the Project Officer of Basic Needs Ghana, made the call during this year’s Mental Health Day celebration held in Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region of Ghana. Mr Azure said …

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Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo Bringing Health Care Awareness To Ghana

Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo

Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo is a woman on a profound mission. Through her organization African Health Now, the 39-year-old has been crusading for the last 10 years to help bring basic health information, health care and resources to Ghanaians and people across the African continent. Based in New Jersey but of Ghanaian descent, Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo was working in the publishing world in …

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King Peggy Says Coal Won’t Solve Ghana’s Energy Crisis

Nana Amuah Afenyi VI, Chief of Ekumfi Otuam and Mankrado of Ekumfi Traditional Area in the Central Region of Ghana, has expressed her disappointment and shock at plans by the Volta River Authority (VRA) of Ghana to construct a coal-fired power plant at the Ekumfi Traditional area to ease the erratic power supply in Ghana to solve Ghana’s Energy Crisis. …

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US based Angelic Love Home Care sets eye on Ghana

Angelic Love Home Care

Olivia A. Semaha Co-Founder of Angelic Love Home Care (ALHC), a family-run and independently owned Non-Medical Home Care agency in Framingham, Massachusetts, in the USA says her institution which has been providing basic assistive comprehensive services to patients in American homes is now seeking to branch out into her native country of Ghana. In a conversation with TheAfricanDream.net Olivia said …

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Meet Ghanaian-American CEO of Inova Mount Vernon Hospital in Virginia

“We are on the brink of greatness here at Inova Mount Vernon, we will be a market leader” — these are the words of Deborah Addo — Chief Execute Officer (CEO) of Inova Mount Vernon Hospital in Alexandria Virginia (IMVH) — during an interview with Oral Ofori of #TheAfricanDream. Inova Mount Vernon Hospital is a 237-bed state-of-the-art hospital that provides services …

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Mariatu Kargbo and the story of Global Health College

On the 8th of April in 2015, the Mayor of the City of Alexandria; Bill Euille, and Councilwoman Del Pepper performed a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 6101 Stevenson Avenue in Alexandria, Virginia that formally opened the new campus of Global Health College (GHC) in the state of Virginia in the United States of America (USA). According to the school, “the …

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