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The town that breeds resistance to Malaria - The Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - April 8, 2018 - 06:00

The Guardian

The town that breeds resistance to Malaria
The Guardian
The town, it transpires, lies at the heart of a region that has seen successive waves of resistance to malaria drugs arise in local people and then spread across the globe. The resulting death tolls can be measured in millions of lives, say scientists ...

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We can turn the tide in the fight against malaria – but we must act now - The Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - April 8, 2018 - 05:02

The Guardian

We can turn the tide in the fight against malaria – but we must act now
The Guardian
Goal number six set an ambitious target of reversing the incidence of malaria – which at that time claimed more than 800,000 lives a year – by 2015. What followed was an unprecedented period of success in malaria control. Historically high levels of ...

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Malaria and sick animals from Venezuela too - Trinidad News

Malaria News Feeds - April 8, 2018 - 03:55

Malaria and sick animals from Venezuela too
Trinidad News
According to an article in The Economist last year, in 2015, the country had 30 per cent of all the cases of malaria reported in the Americas. At that time, the Venezuelan government reported that 240,000 cases were detected in 2016, while Dr José ...

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11 Million Malaria Vaccines Ready for Distribution in Venezuela - teleSUR English

Malaria News Feeds - April 8, 2018 - 00:43

11 Million Malaria Vaccines Ready for Distribution in Venezuela
teleSUR English
The antimalarial effort is part of a larger effort by the Bolivarian government to expand vaccination coverage, with plans in place to distribute vaccinations for 14 different diseases, including polio, hepatitis B and malaria. Health teams ...

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'Anti-malarial for mosquitoes': The British scientist behind a major malaria breakthrough - The Independent

Malaria News Feeds - April 7, 2018 - 17:08

The Independent

'Anti-malarial for mosquitoes': The British scientist behind a major malaria breakthrough
The Independent
Like many working fathers, along with his wife he shares the duties of dropping his children off at school before making his way into work. A casual bystander would be forgiven for not realising that Prof Baum is at the forefront of what could be an ...

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GHIT Fund allocates $3.2 million for malaria vaccine development - Healio

Malaria News Feeds - April 7, 2018 - 15:10

GHIT Fund allocates $3.2 million for malaria vaccine development
Healio
The Univeristy of Florida received a $3.2 million grant to advance a transmission-blocking malaria vaccine. Source: James Gathany/CDC. The University of Florida, along with partners in the United States and Japan, received a $3.2 million grant from the ...

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Back on the rise, malaria rates call for global spending surge - Axios

Malaria News Feeds - April 7, 2018 - 14:05

Axios

Back on the rise, malaria rates call for global spending surge
Axios
As of 2016, 15 countries in sub-Saharan Africa carried 80% of the global malaria burden. Their high infection rates are compounded by insufficient domestic budgets and struggling health systems. What to watch: The WHO rolled out a new child vaccine in ...

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Back on the rise, malaria rates call for global spending surge - Axios

Malaria News Feeds - April 7, 2018 - 14:05

Axios

Back on the rise, malaria rates call for global spending surge
Axios
In 2015, the World Health Organization (WHO) adopted its ambitious Global Technical Strategy for Malaria (GTS) for 2030: eliminate malaria in 35 countries, reduce malaria incidence and deaths by 90% and prevent resurgence in malaria-free countries ...

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Malaria, flu experts almost in shadows of Games village - New Zealand Herald

Malaria News Feeds - April 7, 2018 - 02:51

Malaria, flu experts almost in shadows of Games village
New Zealand Herald
While the athletes village of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast has been struck down with three cases of influenza and one of malaria, less than mile away is a key member of the team that beat influenza and the team that is conducting human ...

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Awards on Leadership in Ending Malaria held in Accra - Ghana News Agency

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 23:31

Ghana News Agency

Awards on Leadership in Ending Malaria held in Accra
Ghana News Agency
Accra, April 6, GNA - First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo says the West Africa sub-region must come together to fight malaria which has been wreaking havoc on the health of the people, to ensure faster economic transformation. She said it was important ...
Malaria Prevention Programmes Intergral to Ghana Beyond Aid Agenda- Ghana's First LadyGhana Broadcasting Corporation

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Unnamed athlete hospitalised with malaria during Gold Coast 2018 - Insidethegames.biz

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 22:29

Insidethegames.biz

Unnamed athlete hospitalised with malaria during Gold Coast 2018
Insidethegames.biz
An unnamed athlete competing at the Commonwealth Games is in hospital in a serious condition after contracting malaria in the build-up to Gold Coast 2018. Games organisers confirmed that a 23-year-old athlete was reportedly admitted to Gold Coast ...

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Ruth Nussenzweig, Malaria Researcher, Dies - The Scientist

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 19:30

The Scientist

Ruth Nussenzweig, Malaria Researcher, Dies
The Scientist
Ruth Nussenzweig, a leader in the worldwide fight against malaria, died earlier this month (April 1). She was 89 years old. Nussenzweig, a professor emerita of microbiology and pathology at New York University's Langone Medical Center, was chair of the ...

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Malaria prevention integral to Ghana Beyond Aid agenda –Rebecca Akufo-Addo - GhanaWeb

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 14:37

GhanaWeb

Malaria prevention integral to Ghana Beyond Aid agenda –Rebecca Akufo-Addo
GhanaWeb
The First Lady Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has stated that taking the necessary steps to vigorously fight Malaria will have positive implications for human development, business and economic growth on the African continent. As a result, realization of the ...

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Malaria prevention integral to Ghana Beyond Aid agenda ... - GhanaWeb

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 14:28

GhanaWeb

Malaria prevention integral to Ghana Beyond Aid agenda ...
GhanaWeb
The First Lady Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has stated that taking the necessary steps to vigorously fight Malaria will have positive implications for human development, business and economic growth on the African continent. As a result, realization of the ...

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Athlete in 'serious' condition after contracting malaria - gulfnews.com

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 14:01

Capital FM Kenya

Athlete in 'serious' condition after contracting malaria
gulfnews.com
Gold Coast: An athlete at the Commonwealth Games is in a “serious” condition at a Gold Coast hospital after contracting malaria, organisers said on Friday. The Games' organising committee said the 23-year-old was admitted to Gold Coast University ...
Commonwealth Games athlete hospitalised with malariaTVNZ
Commonwealth Games athlete in serious condition with malariaCapital FM Kenya
Commonwealth Games 2018: Cate Campbell's 'dark time' and an athlete's health scareThe New Daily
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Commonwealth Games athlete in 'serious condition' after contracting malaria - Scroll.in

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 12:10

Scroll.in

Commonwealth Games athlete in 'serious condition' after contracting malaria
Scroll.in
A Commonwealth Games athlete is in serious condition at a Gold Coast hospital after being diagnosed with malaria, officials said on Friday. The 23-year-old, who has not been identified, is under close observation at Gold Coast University Hospital after ...

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Commonwealth Games athlete, 23, is in a serious condition after being struck down with MALARIA - Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 11:01

Daily Mail

Commonwealth Games athlete, 23, is in a serious condition after being struck down with MALARIA
Daily Mail
A Commonwealth Games athlete is in a serious condition in hospital after being struck down with malaria. The 23-year-old was admitted to Gold Coast University Hospital on Thursday, and received treatment for malaria immediately on arrival according to ...

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Museveni supports Ugandan MPs on new malaria fund - Independent

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 10:21

Independent

Museveni supports Ugandan MPs on new malaria fund
Independent
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | President Yoweri Museveni has castigated laziness in the Ministry of Health, that has seen them focus on 'conservation' and not elimination of malaria. “Why then do we have this malaria conservation programme? We can ...

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This is why Hoosiers may soon have to worry about diseases such as malaria and Zika - Indianapolis Star

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 10:03

This is why Hoosiers may soon have to worry about diseases such as malaria and Zika
Indianapolis Star
Indiana residents care more about the environment than you might think, a new poll suggests. Top among their concerns are improving air quality, cleaning up polluted waterways, protecting wildlife and reversing climate change. Dwight Adams/IndyStar ...

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Commonwealth Games athlete in serious condition with malaria - Capital FM Kenya

Malaria News Feeds - April 6, 2018 - 09:53

BBC Sport

Commonwealth Games athlete in serious condition with malaria
Capital FM Kenya
GOLD COAST, Australia, Apr 6 – A Commonwealth Games athlete is in serious condition at a Gold Coast hospital after being diagnosed with malaria, officials said on Friday. The 23-year-old, who has not been identified, is under close observation at Gold ...
Commonwealth Games athlete taken to hospital in a serious condition after contracting malariaNew Zealand Herald

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