• Woman, 53, becomes mother through IVF

    Woman, 53, becomes mother through IVF0

    A 53-year-old woman has become the oldest female in the country to successfully give birth through in-vitro fertilisation (IVF). Mrs Vivian Tanson was delivered of a set of twins, both females, through caesarian section last Monday by a medical team led by Dr Gordon Attoh, a fertility specialist at the All Faith Medical Centre, a

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  • What’s the best time of day to exercise?

    What’s the best time of day to exercise?0

    What’s the best time to hit the gym? Overcrowding aside, it might be the evening. According to a study carried out by researchers in Australia, exercise doesn’t negatively affect your sleep quite as much as previously thought, and might even help to suppress your evening snacking urges. In the study, subjects who hit the exercise

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  • The most dangerous form of depression hides behind a smile

    The most dangerous form of depression hides behind a smile0

    The term “smiling depression”—appearing happy to others while internally suffering depressive symptoms—has become increasingly popular. Articles on the topic have crept up in the popular literature, and the number of Google searches for the condition has increased dramatically this year. Some may question, however, whether this is actually a real, pathological condition. While smiling depression

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  • 10 facts you ought to know about your Vagina

    10 facts you ought to know about your Vagina0

    Though half of the world’s population has a vagina, there’s likely a lot you don’t know about this essential piece of reproductive machinery. Well, prepare to learn, as we take you through 10 surprising facts about your lady parts. If simply hearing the word “vagina” makes you cringe with embarrassment, you’re not alone. In fact,

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  • Depression may speed brain ageing- Researchers

    Depression may speed brain ageing- Researchers0

    Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are peeking inside living brains to tell if depression might worsen that decline — and finding some worrisome clues.Depression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and depression late in life even may be a risk factor for the development of Alzheimer’s. Yet

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  • Step-mum who left boy’s hand to rot sentenced

    Step-mum who left boy’s hand to rot sentenced0

    The 22-year-old Efua Baduwa who cut the hand of the 5-year-old stepchild has been fined GHc1,020 (85 penalty unit) or in default serve an 18-month jail term. She pleaded guilty to the charge of causing harm to her stepson when the charge was read to her. The Abura Dunkwa District court presided over by Justice

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