Ministry of Health | Ghana Official Website
As a critical Sector of the economy, the Ministry of Health seeks to improve the health status of all people living in Ghana, thereby contributing to Government’s vision of universal health coverage and a healthy population.
The WHO country health profile of Ghana provides key statistics and links to health topical databases, plus news, features and Bulletin journal articles on the health issues of the country.
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Peter J. Hotez discusses how – while urbanization can have positive effects – the negative effects can be far more serious and debilitating. For example, rapid urbanization can fail to sustain healthy populations when it outstrips clean water reserve and sewage management systems, or when urban poverty produces unhealthy diets and diminished physical activity, low-quality housing, and environmental degradation.