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Sustaining the war against malaria - Vanguard

Malaria News Feeds - February 8, 2018 - 04:32

Vanguard

Sustaining the war against malaria
Vanguard
ONE of the high points of the just concluded 30th African Union, AU, Heads of State and Government Summit held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, was the special recognition of six member countries by the African Leaders Malaria Alliance, ALMA – an alliance of ...

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Gates has an audacious battle plan to fight malaria - Business Day

Malaria News Feeds - February 8, 2018 - 03:57

Business Day

Gates has an audacious battle plan to fight malaria
Business Day
Malaria is low priority health-care risk in Southern Africa, but it is testimony to how hard it is to get a solid grip on the disease that SA is one of the countries targeted for its eradication by 2020 but also recorded a shocking 678% increase in ...
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David Beckham Launches Malaria Must Die - Front Page Africa

Malaria News Feeds - February 8, 2018 - 02:44

The Express Tribune

David Beckham Launches Malaria Must Die
Front Page Africa
London – David Beckham Wednesday launched an ambitious new global malaria campaign, Malaria Must Die, So Millions Can Live calling upon leaders to “unite and fight” malaria. The campaign's first focus is on leaders at the upcoming Commonwealth Heads of ...
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Africa: David Beckham Stars in Short Film to Tell World 'Malaria Must Die'AllAfrica.com
David Beckham stars in short film supporting fight against Malaria ...The Express Tribune
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David Beckham Launches Malaria Must Die - Front Page Africa

Malaria News Feeds - February 8, 2018 - 02:44

Business Day

David Beckham Launches Malaria Must Die
Front Page Africa
London – David Beckham Wednesday launched an ambitious new global malaria campaign, Malaria Must Die, So Millions Can Live calling upon leaders to “unite and fight” malaria. The campaign's first focus is on leaders at the upcoming Commonwealth Heads of ...
Gates has an audacious battle plan to fight malariaBusiness Day
Watch David Beckham Stare Down a Swarm of Mosquitoes to Make an Important Point About MalariaSELF
Beckham stands in box with mosquitoes in call for actionInfosurhoy

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Watch David Beckham Stare Down a Swarm of Mosquitoes to Make an Important Point About Malaria - SELF

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 23:41

SELF

Watch David Beckham Stare Down a Swarm of Mosquitoes to Make an Important Point About Malaria
SELF
There he is: David Beckham, standing in a glass case and looking stoic as ever. Then they come: You hear them before you see them, but gradually the mosquitoes begin to appear. One hits the glass. Then another. Then another. Beckham looks on. Though he ...
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Zambia: We Can Defeat Malaria - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 15:46

Zambia: We Can Defeat Malaria
AllAfrica.com
This century has seen malaria deaths in Zambia drop steeply, through a historic effort to increase prevention, education and access to medical help. Zambia's National Malaria Control Programme offers inspiration and hope. In Zambia, malaria is accepted ...

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Africa: Resistance: Staying One Step Ahead of Malaria - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 15:37

Africa: Resistance: Staying One Step Ahead of Malaria
AllAfrica.com
Bed nets and insecticides applied to interior walls have played a crucial role in the 60% reduction in deaths from Malaria since 2000. But with rising reports of insecticide-resistant mosquitoes, the development of new tools is vital to keep on top of ...

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Nigeria: How Remote Villages in Nigeria Can Beat Malaria Through Community Health - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 15:37

Nigeria: How Remote Villages in Nigeria Can Beat Malaria Through Community Health
AllAfrica.com
Njediko — Nigeria has more cases and deaths from Malaria than any other country in the world. It's entire 177 million population is at risk from the disease. But in remote villages, training members of the community to deliver essential healthcare is ...

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WATCH | David Beckham video campaign for Malaria Must Die - Times LIVE

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 12:14

Times LIVE

WATCH | David Beckham video campaign for Malaria Must Die
Times LIVE
“No one should die of malaria‚ yet hundreds of thousands of people - globally - a year still do. The disease is totally preventable and costs less than a cup of tea to treat. “Ending malaria is within reach. But it requires governments to work together ...
David Beckham is urging for 'bold action' against malaria | Daily Mail ...Daily Mail
David Beckham is swarmed by 10000 mosquitoes in new campaign against malariahellomagazine.com
Africa: David Beckham Launches Malaria Must Die – A Global Campaign Calling For New Commitments To End The ...AllAfrica.com
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Angola and Zambia sign memo against cholera and malaria - ReliefWeb

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 10:35

Angola and Zambia sign memo against cholera and malaria
ReliefWeb
Luanda - A memorandum of collaboration in the health domain was signed last Monday, in Lusaka, between the Health Ministries of Angola and Zambia, represented by the incumbent ministers, respectively Sílvia Lutukuta and Chitalu Chilufya. The memo ...

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Does Nigeria have 23% of world's malaria cases, as an insecticide maker claimed? - Africa Check

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 07:21

Africa Check

Does Nigeria have 23% of world's malaria cases, as an insecticide maker claimed?
Africa Check
Determining the exact number of malaria cases in Nigeria is almost impossible, said Dr Olukemi Amodu of the Institute of Child Health at the University of Ibadan's medicine faculty. Amodu, who is a member of the European Virtual Institute of Malaria ...

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Fight against malaria: Promising new treatment could benefit patients - Hindustan Times

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 04:43

Hindustan Times

Fight against malaria: Promising new treatment could benefit patients
Hindustan Times
Methylene blue -- used as medication and dye -- could act as a safe anti-malarial that kills malaria parasites at an unprecedented rate, results from a clinical trial have revealed. Every year, malaria infects more than 200 million people and causes ...

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David Beckham stars in short film to tell world 'Malaria must die' - Reuters

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 03:01

Reuters

David Beckham stars in short film to tell world 'Malaria must die'
Reuters
“This is totally unacceptable,” said Beckham, a member of Malaria No More UK's leadership council and a Goodwill Ambassador for the U.N. children's agency UNICEF. The former England soccer captain, who retired from the game in 2013, remains a global ...
Beckham's buzz on mosquitoes: Star is surrounded by a swarm of 10000 as he challenges global health leaders to ...Daily Mail
David Beckham is swarmed by 10000 mosquitoes in new campaign against malariahellomagazine.com
WATCH | David Beckham video campaign for Malaria Must DieTimes LIVE
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David Beckham calls for bold action to stop malaria in its tracks - Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 00:05

Daily Mail

David Beckham calls for bold action to stop malaria in its tracks
Daily Mail
Figures from the World Health Organisation (WHO) show that in 2016 there were 216 cases of malaria worldwide and 445,000 deaths from the disease. A recent WHO report found that progress in malaria control has “stalled”, in part, due to insufficient ...

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Beckham's buzz on mosquitoes: Star is surrounded by a swarm of 10000 as he challenges global health leaders to ... - Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 00:04

Daily Mail

Beckham's buzz on mosquitoes: Star is surrounded by a swarm of 10000 as he challenges global health leaders to ...
Daily Mail
In 2016, there were 216 million cases of malaria worldwide and 445,000 deaths from the disease, according to World Health Organization (WHO) figures. A recent WHO report found that progress in malaria control has 'stalled', which is partly due to ...
David Beckham stars in short film to tell world "Malaria must die"Reuters Africa
David Beckham calls for bold action to stop malaria in its tracksBorder Counties Advertizer
David Beckham 'attacked by 10000 mosquitoes' for haunting malaria campaignThe Sun

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EXCLUSIVE: 'As a dad, I can't imagine the fear': David Beckham lends his support to global malaria campaign in ... - Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - February 7, 2018 - 00:02

Daily Mail

EXCLUSIVE: 'As a dad, I can't imagine the fear': David Beckham lends his support to global malaria campaign in ...
Daily Mail
He is a footballing legend, known for his charity work and for being a devoted father to four beautiful children. And David Beckham has lent his support to the fight against deadly disease malaria with the launch of a global campaign, highlighting how ...

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Malaria parasites killed quickly by blue dye - New Atlas

Malaria News Feeds - February 6, 2018 - 22:26

NewsX

Malaria parasites killed quickly by blue dye
New Atlas
According to the World Health Organization, malaria is responsible for approximately 445,000 deaths every year. That number may be due to drop, however, as scientists have found that a human-safe blue dye kills parasites in patients' bloodstreams ...
Dye could offer treatment for malaria patients, reveals a clinical trialNewsX
Dye offers treatment for malaria patients? Know HowOdisha Television Ltd.

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Multidrug-Resistant Strain of Malaria Spread Undetected in Cambodia For Years - Contagionlive.com

Malaria News Feeds - February 6, 2018 - 20:27

Contagionlive.com

Multidrug-Resistant Strain of Malaria Spread Undetected in Cambodia For Years
Contagionlive.com
“However, unlike the situation in 2008, provision of national malaria control programs, with tools for high-resolution genetic surveillance of all observed malaria cases in the most vulnerable locations, is now technically feasible,” they continue. “We ...

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Dye could offer treatment for malaria patients - Mid-Day

Malaria News Feeds - February 6, 2018 - 16:28

Mid-Day

Dye could offer treatment for malaria patients
Mid-Day
Methylene blue -- used as medication and dye -- could act as a safe anti-malarial that kills malaria parasites at an unprecedented rate, results from a clinical trial have revealed. Every year, malaria infects more than 200 million people and causes ...

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Dye could offer treatment for malaria patients - Business Standard

Malaria News Feeds - February 6, 2018 - 16:17

Dye could offer treatment for malaria patients
Business Standard
However, adding the dye to the anti-malaria medicine ensured that patients no longer infected other mosquitoes, within as little as 48 hours. Patients who were not given methylene blue were able to infect other mosquitoes for at least a week. "We noted ...

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