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Breath test is the new way to detect malaria - Daily Nation

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 16:54

Daily Nation

Breath test is the new way to detect malaria
Daily Nation
Residents of Kaloleni, Kilifi County, create awareness about malaria on April 26, 2015. PHOTO | KEVIN ODIT | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. The test can detect six different odours or volatile organic compounds to spot cases of malaria.

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Research On Hypnozoites Could Help Eradicate Malaria - Kaiser Family Foundation

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 16:05

Research On Hypnozoites Could Help Eradicate Malaria
Kaiser Family Foundation
Trevor Mundel, president of global health at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, discusses the work of Dennis Kyle, a parasitologist who led a team of researchers to try to understand hypnozoites, sporozoites of P. vivax malaria infection that may ...

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A Global Plan to End Malaria - Project Syndicate

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 15:59

Project Syndicate

A Global Plan to End Malaria
Project Syndicate
Every year, illnesses that can be treated with medicines, vaccines, or other means kill some two million children worldwide. Malaria is one of the biggest and most stubborn killers – and also one of the most frustrating, because perhaps no disease ...

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Malaria still remains a threat to under-five and pregnant women - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 13:07

Malaria still remains a threat to under-five and pregnant women
ReliefWeb
Lilongwe, November 11, 2017: National Malaria Control Programme said malaria remains the major cause of death among under-5 children and pregnant women in the country. National Malaria Control Programme Manager in Ministry of Health, Dr Michael ...

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Over 40000 cases of malaria recorded in Saurimo - Reliefweb

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 11:04

Over 40000 cases of malaria recorded in Saurimo
Reliefweb
Saurimo - At least 43,604 cases of malaria have been recorded in the last 10 months, against the 55,243 cases in the same period of last year in the municipality of Saurimo, northeastern Lunda Sul province. The information was released by the municipal ...

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Nigeria: '97 Percent of Nigerians At Risk of Malaria' - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 07:33

Nigeria: '97 Percent of Nigerians At Risk of Malaria'
AllAfrica.com
Sokoto — No fewer than 97 per cent of Nigerians are at the risk of having malaria, Senior Technical Adviser, on Social Mobilization to United States Agency For International Development (USAID) in Nigeria has said. Usman, who added that, 30 per cent ...

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Malaria testing and treatment increases worker wellness -- as well as effort - African Independent

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 04:02

African Independent

Malaria testing and treatment increases worker wellness -- as well as effort
African Independent
Sub-Saharan Africa carries a disproportionately high share of the global malaria burden. In 2015, the region was home to 90% of malaria cases and 92% of malaria deaths, which occurs mostly among children. With over 7.8 million cases of malaria, Nigeria ...

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How the search for a malaria cure lead to the color mauve - 90.5 WESA

Malaria News Feeds - November 14, 2017 - 00:00

How the search for a malaria cure lead to the color mauve
90.5 WESA
In her new book, "The Secret Lives of Color," Kassia St. Clair chronicles the origin stories of a rainbow of colors, dyes and shades. In this occasional series, we'll highlight some of the hues featured in her book and the unusual stories behind them ...

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President's Malaria Initiative: Uganda- Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018 - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 23:43

ReliefWeb

President's Malaria Initiative: Uganda- Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018
ReliefWeb
When it was launched in 2005, the goal of the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) was to redu ce malaria - related mortality by 50% across 15 high -burden countries in sub -Saharan Africa through a rapid scale -up of four proven and highly effective ...

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How the search for a malaria cure lead to the color mauve - Marketplace.org

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 22:05

Marketplace.org

How the search for a malaria cure lead to the color mauve
Marketplace.org
He was hoping he would be able to derive a synthetic cure for malaria from what was a rather unpleasant industrial byproduct. After one experiment, he looked into his test tube, and instead of the colorless liquid he was hoping for, found a bright ...

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President's Malaria Initiative: Liberia - Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018 - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 21:19

ReliefWeb

President's Malaria Initiative: Liberia - Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018
ReliefWeb
When it was launched in 2005, the goal of the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) was to reduce malariarelated mortality by 50% across 15 high-burden countries in sub-Saharan Africa through a rapid scale-up of four proven and highly effective malaria ...

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President's Malaria Initiative: Benin - Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018 - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 20:48

ReliefWeb

President's Malaria Initiative: Benin - Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018
ReliefWeb
When it was launched in 2005, the goal of the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) was to reduce malariarelated mortality by 50% across 15 high-burden countries in sub-Saharan Africa through a rapid scale-up of four proven and highly effective malaria ...

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President's Malaria Initiative: Angola - Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018 - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 20:36

ReliefWeb

President's Malaria Initiative: Angola - Malaria Operational Plan FY 2018
ReliefWeb
When it was launched in 2005, the goal of the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) was to reduce malaria-related mortality by 50% across 15 high-burden countries in sub-Saharan Africa through a rapid scale-up of four proven and highly effective malaria ...

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Peren launches malaria elimination programme - Eastern Mirror

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 19:01

Peren launches malaria elimination programme
Eastern Mirror
Dr. K Limatula, District Programme Officer, NVBDCP, who gave an overview of malaria elimination programme, stated that the goal is to eliminate malaria throughout the entire country by 2030 and to maintain malaria- free status in areas where malaria ...

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Malaria testing and treatment increases worker wellness - Independent Online

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 17:02

Independent Online

Malaria testing and treatment increases worker wellness
Independent Online
Sub-Saharan Africa carries a disproportionately high share of the global malaria burden. In 2015, the region was home to 90% of malaria cases and 92% of malaria deaths, which occurs mostly among children. With over 7.8 million cases of malaria, Nigeria ...

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No malaria cases recorded in Tripoli, confirms official - The Libya Observer

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 17:00

The Libya Observer

No malaria cases recorded in Tripoli, confirms official
The Libya Observer
The National Center for Disease Control has denied receiving any cases of malaria in Tripoli. Through the Ministry of Health Facebook page on Sunday,. The director of the Centre, Tahir Al-Shaibi, refuted the news circulated on social media and news ...

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Malaria: 2.9milion nets for distribution in Sokoto - Daily Trust

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 13:11

Malaria: 2.9milion nets for distribution in Sokoto
Daily Trust
Speaking at a one-day workshop for journalists in Sokoto, Team Leader, Sokoto LLIN campaign Process, Mr Godwin Aidenagbon commended the state for establishing Malaria Elimination Agency which it said had shown its readiness to eliminate the deadly ...

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87 malaria cases recorded in Selangor as of Oct 14 - New Straits Times Online

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 11:51

New Straits Times Online

87 malaria cases recorded in Selangor as of Oct 14
New Straits Times Online
SHAH ALAM: Selangor has up to Oct 14 this year recorded 87 malaria cases said chairman of the state permanent committee on Health, Welfare, Women and Family Development, Dr Daroyah Alwi. She said malaria control activities that were under the ...

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87 malaria cases recorded in Selangor as of Oct 14 - The Sun Daily

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 11:43

87 malaria cases recorded in Selangor as of Oct 14
The Sun Daily
SHAH ALAM: Selangor has up to Oct 14 this year recorded 87 Malaria cases said chairman of the state permanent committee on Health, Welfare, Women and Family Development, Dr Daroyah Alwi. She said malaria control activities were under the Health ...

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'Santa' Martin aids fight against malaria in memory of tragic son - Belfast Telegraph

Malaria News Feeds - November 13, 2017 - 11:15

Belfast Telegraph

'Santa' Martin aids fight against malaria in memory of tragic son
Belfast Telegraph
A father who lost his 23-year-old son to malaria will next week don a Santa suit and mount a month-long sit-out in Londonderry's Guildhall Square to raise money to fight the disease. Retired nurse Martin Gallagher lost Christopher to the tropical ...

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