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NUTRITIONAL VALUES OF WATERMELON

 BY: PRINCE PAUL AMUZU Despite the popular belief that watermelon is just water and sugar, watermelon is actually a nutrient dense food. It provides high levels of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants and just a small number of calories .Watermelons are ...

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BANANA; A SOLUTION TO PRE – MATURE EJACULATION – DR. FIANKO

Dr. Vincent Fianko, CEO, Eat Right Natural Awareness Center-Adenta, has adviced Ghanaian men to eat more bananas as it has the potency of treating conditions like pre-mature ejaculation. He said banana is an organic fruit that possesses numerous nutritional benefits ...

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Consumers Advised To Look Out For ‘Best Before’ And ‘Expiry’ Dates

By Ivy Agbozo: A Research Scientist, Mrs. Bernice Nina Ackah has urged consumers of packaged products to adhere to strictly inspecting dates on these products in order to ensure their own safety. Mrs. Bernice Nina Ackah has been explaining ‘Best ...

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Eggs Contain Essential Nutrients – Lecturer

By Nana Ama Sarfo Miss Gloria Otoo who is a Lecturer at the Department of Nutrition and Food Science, University of Ghana has eulogized the health and nutritional benefits of eggs which according to her is a very healthy source ...

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Disregard Plastic Egg Rumours

BY: Nana Ama Sarfo Former chairman of the Ghana National Association of Poultry Farmers, Mr. Kwadjo Asante has allayed the fears of the general public concerning the supposed presence of ‘plastic eggs’ on the Ghanaian market. According to the former ...

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Ensure Responsive Feeding –  Perents Urged

By Austin Ofori: A Nutrition Officer with the Ghana Health Service in the Upper Manya Krobo district, Mr. Emmanuel Sackey has advised parents to allocate enough time towards feeding their children very well in order to enhance the child’s development. ...

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Close Down Somanya Abattoir: Krobea Asante

Host of Rite FM Morning Show, Krobea Asante Tofepa Ntomentwene has expressed his indignation at authorities of the Environmental Health Services and the Environmental Protection Agency for their negligence and dereliction of duty which according to him continue to encourage ...

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Food Packaging Has Many Benefits

By Prince Paul Amuzu: The Regulatory Officer at the Food and Drugs Authority, Mr. Kofi Essel has identified some of the key reasons and benefits of food packaging. According to him, there are basically six reasons why food items are ...

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Too Much Intake Of Cholesterol can Cause Hypertension

By: Nana Ama Sarfo The human body needs good cholesterol to function effectively; this is according to Mr. Emmanuel Sackey, a nutritionist at Upper Manya Krobo in the Eastern region. Mr. Sackey who stated this when he appeared as guest ...

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Ensure Clean Hands in Food Preparation

By: Nana Ama Sarfo Mrs. Nina Bernice Ackah, a Research Scientist of the Food Research Institute has cautioned the general public on how to properly involve the human hand especially in food preparation and consumption. This according to her is ...

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