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Hope, Calvin men's soccer teams teaming up to fight malaria - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Malaria News Feeds - October 17, 2014 - 23:05

Hope, Calvin men's soccer teams teaming up to fight malaria
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
The Hope College and Calvin College men's soccer teams are teaming up this weekend aiding the quest to end malaria. The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association's top two teams will sell specially designed T-shirts at Saturday's homecoming game at ...

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“Don't go to bed with a malaria mosquito:” exploring World War II medical posters - Scope (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - October 17, 2014 - 18:59

“Don't go to bed with a malaria mosquito:” exploring World War II medical posters
Scope (blog)
After exploring Stanford's collection of historical medical images last week after a tour of the School of Medicine, I got hooked. Hooked on historical medical images — a quirky interest tailor-made for the internet. Turns out the National Institutes ...

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GSK Community Malaria and NTDS Project Trains Community Health Workers - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - October 17, 2014 - 16:01

GSK Community Malaria and NTDS Project Trains Community Health Workers
AllAfrica.com
It also aims at increasing community mobilisation and improves knowledge, awareness, preventive and health seeking behavior at the community level focusing on malaria and NTDs with the goal of contributing to the overall reduction of malaria and NTD ...

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Regional training on malaria vectors and vector control methods - World Health Organization (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - October 17, 2014 - 12:21

Regional training on malaria vectors and vector control methods
World Health Organization (press release)
A regional WHO training course on taxonomy, morphology, biology and ecology of malaria vectors and vector control methods was organized in Dushanbe, Tajikistan on 22 September to 2 October 2014 by WHO and the Tajik Ministry of Health. The course ...

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Ebola may be gruesome but it's not the biggest threat to Africa - Telegraph.co.uk

Malaria News Feeds - October 17, 2014 - 05:22

Telegraph.co.uk

Ebola may be gruesome but it's not the biggest threat to Africa
Telegraph.co.uk
But over these same seven months, 40 times as many people will have died from basic hunger and 70 times as many Africans will have been killed by malaria – both basic, avoidable conditions that have dogged mankind from the beginning of time. So where ...

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The Nuclear Option: To Fight Ebola, First Wipe Out Malaria with DDT - Breitbart News

Malaria News Feeds - October 17, 2014 - 02:07

Washington Times

The Nuclear Option: To Fight Ebola, First Wipe Out Malaria with DDT
Breitbart News
If the world--starting with this president--cares about the children of Africa, they will take up the fight to reintroduce vast spraying campaigns of DDT all over Africa until the malaria-carrying breeds of mosquitoes are entirely wiped out. To the ...
CHARLES HURT: Fight the spread of Ebola by wiping out malaria with DDTWashington Times

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Ebola scare in Istanbul turns out to be malaria - Daily Sabah

Malaria News Feeds - October 16, 2014 - 23:30

Daily Sabah

Ebola scare in Istanbul turns out to be malaria
Daily Sabah
The initial diagnosis found that the woman, who arrived in Istanbul from the Ivory Coast 20 days ago, actually had malaria. The woman was transferred to a better-equipped hospital on Istanbul's European side for further examination while emergency ...
Suspected Ebola patient in İstanbul turns out to have malariaToday's Zaman

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Dengue, malaria cases on the rise - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - October 16, 2014 - 19:48

Dengue, malaria cases on the rise
Times of India
A brief spell of rain on Tuesday didn't just bring down the temperature but also ensured more cases of dengue. In the past four days, there have been four cases of dengue. With 12 new cases of dengue and 20 of malaria recorded in the past 15 days, the ...

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Suspected Ebola patient in İstanbul turns out to have malaria - Today's Zaman

Malaria News Feeds - October 16, 2014 - 16:31

Daily Sabah

Suspected Ebola patient in İstanbul turns out to have malaria
Today's Zaman
A woman from Ivory Coast who was suspected of carrying the deadly Ebola virus caused a seven-hour-long panic at an İstanbul hospital on Wednesday night where she was eventually diagnosed with malaria, according to Turkey's Health Ministry.
Woman feared to have Ebola has malaria: Turkish officialsDaily Sabah

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Tribal-dominated districts account for 47% of malaria deaths in India - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - October 16, 2014 - 15:58

Tribal-dominated districts account for 47% of malaria deaths in India
Times of India
LUCKNOW: The three-day 25th National Congress of Parasitology titled 'Global Challenges in the Management of Parasitic Diseases jointly organized by the Indian Society of Parasitology and CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute (CSIR-CDRI), which ...

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Suspected Ebola patient in İstanbul turns out to have malaria - Today's Zaman

Malaria News Feeds - October 16, 2014 - 11:40

Daily Sabah

Suspected Ebola patient in İstanbul turns out to have malaria
Today's Zaman
A woman from the Ivory Coast who was suspected of carrying the deadly Ebola virus caused a seven-hour-long panic at an İstanbul hospital on Wednesday night where she was eventually diagnosed with malaria, according to Turkey's Health Ministry.
Woman feared to have Ebola has malaria: Turkish officialsDaily Sabah

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Malaria is Shaping the Human Genome - Laboratory Equipment

Malaria News Feeds - October 16, 2014 - 11:09

Laboratory Equipment

Malaria is Shaping the Human Genome
Laboratory Equipment
For millennia, malaria has been a major killer of children in Africa and other parts of the world. In doing so, it has been a major force of evolutionary selection on the human genome. Research by an international consortium that includes members from ...

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Woman feared to have Ebola has malaria: Turkish officials - Daily Sabah

Malaria News Feeds - October 16, 2014 - 00:44

Daily Sabah

Woman feared to have Ebola has malaria: Turkish officials
Daily Sabah
ISTANBUL — The woman from Ivory Coast who was hospitalized at Istanbul's Sabiha Gökçen Airport on Wednesday with suspected Ebola virus has been diagnosed with Malaria, Istanbul governorate said in a statement on Wednesday night. The patient was ...

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Dallas Girls Cup Helps Stop Malaria - SoccerNation.com

Malaria News Feeds - October 15, 2014 - 20:05

Dallas Girls Cup Helps Stop Malaria
SoccerNation.com
Nothing But Nets is a global, grassroots campaign to save lives by preventing malaria, a leading killer of children in sub-Saharan Africa. Malaria is a critical problem impacting many unfortunate children, who in other parts of the world, might be ...

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Alabama patients tests positive for malaria not Ebola - Alabama's News Leader

Malaria News Feeds - October 15, 2014 - 19:19

Alabama patients tests positive for malaria not Ebola
Alabama's News Leader
Health officials say 12 people have undergone evaluations of possibly having Ebola but only one person met criteria for further review. The testing revealed the person did have an illness: malaria, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.
Alabama Ebola update: Only patient tested so far had been to Kenya, had malariaAL.com

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How malaria is shaping the human genome - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - October 15, 2014 - 16:09

Medical Xpress

How malaria is shaping the human genome
Medical Xpress
The Malaria Genomic Epidemiology Network (MalariaGEN), led by Professor Dominic Kwiatkowski from the Welcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics in Oxford, is a large, multicentre case-control study of severe malaria. Previously reported associations of ...

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12-Year Old Creates Robot To Help Combat Malaria - Ubergizmo

Malaria News Feeds - October 15, 2014 - 09:40

Ubergizmo

12-Year Old Creates Robot To Help Combat Malaria
Ubergizmo
o YOUNG SCIENTIST CHALLENGE 570 We've all swatted the occasional mosquito, and for the most part they tend to be pretty annoying, but there is also a chance that they could be deadly. They can spread diseases like malaria and dengue, the former ...

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How malaria is shaping the human genome - HealthCanal.com

Malaria News Feeds - October 15, 2014 - 09:23

How malaria is shaping the human genome
HealthCanal.com
Research by an international consortium that includes members from The University of Western Australia has found that small genetic changes result in improved survival against malaria, and that children carrying these genes have a better chance of ...

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CHARLES HURT: Fight the spread of Ebola by wiping out malaria with DDT - Washington Times

Malaria News Feeds - October 15, 2014 - 02:06

Washington Times

CHARLES HURT: Fight the spread of Ebola by wiping out malaria with DDT
Washington Times
And nothing in the jungle comes close to the single biggest health drain for these Africans: Malaria. According to the health officials, the world saw 2.3 million new cases of HIV in 2012 and 8.6 million new cases of tuberculosis. That same year, 207 ...
Health minister assuages Ebola concernsDaily Sabah
Which infectious diseases cause more deaths than Ebola?The Australian
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