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Malaria Disease Found to be a Late Arrival - PrecisionVaccinations (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - December 28, 2017 - 16:30

PrecisionVaccinations (press release)

Malaria Disease Found to be a Late Arrival
PrecisionVaccinations (press release)
About 1,700 cases of malaria are diagnosed in the United States each year. In a retrospective, observational study, travelers to Ethiopia were tracked for 11 years. Of the 252 travelers included in this small study, 24.6% developed malaria, most caused ...

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Stephen Curry Squares Off Against Malaria - SGB Media (press release) (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - December 28, 2017 - 12:35

SGB Media (press release) (blog)

Stephen Curry Squares Off Against Malaria
SGB Media (press release) (blog)
On New Year's Eve, Under Armour and Stephen Curry, who serves as the Global Ambassador for the United Nations Foundation's Nothing But Nets campaign, will release a limited-edition Curry 4 Low colorway to support the fight against malaria. For every ...
The First UA Curry 4 Low Release Aims To Rid The World Of MalariaSneaker News

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Nigeria: 90000 Persons Benefit From Malaria Services in Akwa Ibom - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - December 28, 2017 - 10:31

Nigeria: 90000 Persons Benefit From Malaria Services in Akwa Ibom
AllAfrica.com
Uyo — Over 90,000 residents of Akwa Ibom State have over the past six years benefitted from malaria prevention service. Africare, an international non-governmental organization, has said. The Africare Director, Malaria Programme, Dr. Patrick Adah who ...

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90000 Persons Benefit from Malaria Services in Akwa Ibom - THISDAY Newspapers

Malaria News Feeds - December 28, 2017 - 04:33

THISDAY Newspapers

90000 Persons Benefit from Malaria Services in Akwa Ibom
THISDAY Newspapers
The Africare Director, Malaria Programme, Dr. Patrick Adah who disclosed this recently in Ibeno Local Government Area of the state during a malaria sensitisation outreach tagged 'Christmas in Good Health', said the organisation has introduced a device ...

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Why Stephen Curry's latest shoe release is designed to save souls - The Mercury News

Malaria News Feeds - December 28, 2017 - 04:06

The Mercury News

Why Stephen Curry's latest shoe release is designed to save souls
The Mercury News
The limited-edition “Nothing But Nets” sneaker is part of Curry's fight against malaria. For every pair of the new $120 shoe sold, the Warriors guard will donate an insecticide-treated bed net aimed at protecting kids, refugees and families from ...

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Malaria: NAFDAC alerts public on fake COARTEM tablet in circulation - Vanguard

Malaria News Feeds - December 28, 2017 - 03:18

Vanguard

Malaria: NAFDAC alerts public on fake COARTEM tablet in circulation
Vanguard
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NAFDAC raises alarm over fake Coartem tablet in circulationNew Telegraph Newspaper

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The magnets and light beams that signal an end to blood tests for malaria - The Guardian

Malaria News Feeds - December 27, 2017 - 11:00

The Guardian

The magnets and light beams that signal an end to blood tests for malaria
The Guardian
“When a person is infected with malaria, they have parasites in their blood that breathe, feed and produce waste – one of which is magnetic,” explains Shafik Sekitto, 24, Matibabu's business analyst. “The magnet in the device picks up on the magnet in ...

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Nigeria: Hunger, Malaria, Snake Bite Kill 13 Chibok Girls in Boko Haram Custody - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - December 27, 2017 - 06:52

AllAfrica.com

Nigeria: Hunger, Malaria, Snake Bite Kill 13 Chibok Girls in Boko Haram Custody
AllAfrica.com
Abuja — Thirteen of the 276 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 have died in the insurgents' custody, according to a Wall Street Journal (WSJ) report monitored by TheCable News, an online news outlet. Boko Haram fighters had kidnapped ...
Boko Haram: Number of dead Chibok girls revealedDaily Post Nigeria
Boko Haram: WSJ Reveals Number Of Dead Chibok GirlsNaija News
13 Chibok Girls Die Of Hunger, Snake Bite In Boko Haram Captivitythewillnigeria (press release) (blog)

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Hunger, Malaria, Snake Bite Kill 13 Chibok Girls in Boko Haram Custody - THISDAY Newspapers

Malaria News Feeds - December 27, 2017 - 01:34

THISDAY Newspapers

Hunger, Malaria, Snake Bite Kill 13 Chibok Girls in Boko Haram Custody
THISDAY Newspapers
Thirteen of the 276 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 have died in the insurgents' custody, according to a Wall Street Journal (WSJ) report monitored by TheCable News, an online news outlet. Boko Haram fighters had kidnapped the girls ...

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Malaria kills a child every two minutes - and now mosquitoes are becoming resistant to insecticide - Cambridge Independent

Malaria News Feeds - December 26, 2017 - 17:41

Cambridge Independent

Malaria kills a child every two minutes - and now mosquitoes are becoming resistant to insecticide
Cambridge Independent
Nearly half the world's population is at risk of malaria – a disease that killed 445,000 people in 2016. Of these, some 285,000 were African children who did not live to see their fifth birthday: it claims a child's life every two minutes. The use of ...

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How gene editing could soon combat malaria - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - December 26, 2017 - 11:25

Times of India

How gene editing could soon combat malaria
Times of India
Gene editing, a discovery made only five years ago, is now used in labs all over the world. As investments rapidly grow, there is every possibility a gene drive, a form of gene editing, could wipe out diseases such as malaria. Gene drives manipulate ...

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Angola: 275000 malaria cases reported in Uíge Province this year - Outbreak News Today

Malaria News Feeds - December 25, 2017 - 13:51

Outbreak News Today

Angola: 275000 malaria cases reported in Uíge Province this year
Outbreak News Today
Health officials in Uíge Province in northwestern Angola have reported 275,000 malaria cases for the first 11 months of 2017, according to Agencia Angola Press. Image/CDC. In addition, 700 malaria-related deaths were recorded, primarily in children ...

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Raise in Malaria Cases in Nicaragua Causes Alarm in Costa Rica - The Costa Rica Star

Malaria News Feeds - December 25, 2017 - 03:13

The Costa Rica Star

Raise in Malaria Cases in Nicaragua Causes Alarm in Costa Rica
The Costa Rica Star
Back in September this year the Costa Rica Health Minister had declared a sanitary alert due to an outbreak of malaria in the neighboring Nicaragua. The alarm in Costa Rica has increased as the number of cases of this disease in Nicaragua has increased ...

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Uige: Over 200000 malaria cases recorded until November - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - December 24, 2017 - 14:06

Uige: Over 200000 malaria cases recorded until November
ReliefWeb
Uige - At least 275,745 cases of malaria were recorded from January to November this year in the northern Uige Province, as revealed by the provincial supervisor of the Fight against Malaria Programme, Manuel Messo. The technician gave this information ...

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The malaria control paradox - Nature Middle East

Malaria News Feeds - December 24, 2017 - 12:06

The malaria control paradox
Nature Middle East
The team analysed 4,615 genes belonging to the parasite Plasmodium falciparum — the deadliest malaria-causing parasite in humans — taken from blood samples of infected, non-immune children in areas of East Africa with varying transmission rates. The ...

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The malaria control paradox - Nature Middle East

Malaria News Feeds - December 24, 2017 - 12:06

The malaria control paradox
Nature Middle East
The team analysed 4,615 genes belonging to the parasite Plasmodium falciparum — the deadliest malaria-causing parasite in humans — taken from blood samples of infected, non-immune children in areas of East Africa with varying transmission rates. The ...

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World Vision Malawi Calls For Joint Effort To Combat Malaria - Capital Radio Malawi (press release) (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - December 22, 2017 - 14:09

World Vision Malawi Calls For Joint Effort To Combat Malaria
Capital Radio Malawi (press release) (blog)
World Vision Malawi has been implementing the Global Fund (GF) Malaria project in order to reduce the prevalence of malaria and malaria induced deaths by 50 percent by 2017 in Malawi. The faith based organisation is a co-principal recipient of the GF ...

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Breaking the malaria cycle - Guardian (blog)

Malaria News Feeds - December 22, 2017 - 03:46

Guardian (blog)

Breaking the malaria cycle
Guardian (blog)
In spite of the huge amount that governments both at the federal and the states levels spend in the provision of curative malaria drugs with the support received from the Global Fund, malaria has remained endemic in Nigeria. Indeed, it is impossible to ...

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Dimapur sets goal: Zero 'indigenous malaria cases' by 2022 - Eastern Mirror

Malaria News Feeds - December 21, 2017 - 18:58

Dimapur sets goal: Zero 'indigenous malaria cases' by 2022
Eastern Mirror
Dimapur, Dec. 21 (EMN): The National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP) had launched the 'malaria elimination' campaign for Dimapur district on Dec. 14 with the vision to eliminate malaria (zero 'indigenous cases') throughout the district ...

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CBMI inject $5,000 in malaria fight – ZNBC - ZNBC

Malaria News Feeds - December 21, 2017 - 16:33

ZNBC

CBMI inject $5,000 in malaria fight – ZNBC
ZNBC
The Cross-Border Malaria Initiative in Western Province has injected more than 5-hundred thousand U.S dollars towards the fight against malaria in the province. Speaking to ZANIS in Mongu today, Cross Border Malaria Initiative Programme Coordinator ...

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