MOH Declares 2014 Year Of Action Against Infant And Maternal Deaths

The Ministry of Health has declared 2014 a Year of Action against Infant and Maternal Mortality. Pregnant women will have access to scanning machines to detect any abnormality that could lead to complications during birth. The Sector Minister, Sherry Ayittey, who disclosed this at a press soiree in Accra, said family planning centres will be set up across the country to improve sex education. She commended the media for their support in educating the public on the policies of the Ministry.