Friday, September 12, 2014

#NoChoBo: Blogging Ghana meets Ghana Medical Association

On Wednesday 10thSeptember 2014,the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) and Blogging Ghana held a forum at the Bloggers Ghana hub to sensitize the public on Ebola and Cholera prevention and management.

#NoChoBo, The Hand Sanitizer Distribution Campaign

There is currently a cholera outbreak in Ghana with increasing cases as the days go by. Cholera is an infection of the small intestine caused by a bacterium known as vibrio cholerae. Symptoms of this condition include watery diarrhoea, vomiting and weakness. Transmission occurs primarily by drinking water or eating food that has been contaminated by the faeces of an infected person including those infected but with no apparent symptoms.