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  1. On Native GroundIT Can't Be Denied: the U.S. is Guilty of TortureRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... the disease - safe drinking water and improved sanitation - don't exist in too many places. Cholera, HIV/AIDS and malaria just as disproportionately deadly. Chaos kills, too. Whether it is political chaos - when governments fail to provide for their ...

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  2. Ecobank , Global Fund partner to eliminate Malaria, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Ecobank and the Global Fund have continued their innovative financing partnership programme to contribute to the fight against malaria, Tuberculosis, TB and Human Immune Virus, HIV/AIDS. The programme is designed to strengthen the financial management skills of program implementers in Nigeria, South Sudan and Senegal.

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  3. Phone data can predict infectious disease outbreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Engadget Mobile

    ... r localized treatment. In the future, the researchers plan to test if the same method is as effective in forecasting malaria and cholera outbreaks and eventually be used by doctors and other medical professionals.

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  4. Martin Henry: New diseases, old battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    ... dying each year from these mosquito-borne diseases. The other members of the Big Three are the Anopheles group for malaria, etc, and the Culex group carrying, among other things, the West Nile virus, which is a relatively new disease. There are ...

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  5. Gains in life spans seen around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KNDO

    ... The rise in overall life expectancy is due to significant declines in illness and death caused by HIV/AIDS and malaria, the researchers said, along with major advances in combating infectious diseases, nutritional deficiencies, and mother and baby ...

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  6. Focus on waste food recycling in Oman to make compostRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times of Oman

    ... carbon from your car. Local transport cost for hauling garbage to disposal site is also improved. Diseases such as malaria and cholera can be completely eliminated. "Many types of local businesses and institutions generate food waste at their ...

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  7. Ebola Flashback: Nancy Snyderman's Experience Was Different From MineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | National Public Radio

    ... and yet my notebook is peppered with heavy doubt. On Oct. 5, my Monrovia to-do list includes the item "Google Malaria med side effects ... sore neck?" Ten days later, back in Los Angeles, I recorded my body temperature this way: "99.1A F !!!" (It ...

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  8. Perspectives of health care providers on the provision of...Read the original story

    Saturday | BioMed Central

    ... adoption by the government of Malawi of the provision of intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy (IPTp) for malaria, only 55 % of pregnant women received at least two doses of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) in 2010. Although several reasons ...

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  9. Book Bits | 29 August 2015Read the original story

    Saturday | The Capital Spectator

    ... known facts: Africa is now the world's fastest growing continent, with average GDP growth of 5.5% the past 10 years. Malaria deaths have declined by 30% and HIV infections by 74%. Nigeria produces more movies than America does. The Lion Awakes is ...

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  10. 'This Could Be The Rarest Animal In The World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Huffington Post

    ... evasiveness, the scientist said, the schematics of the research were complicated: long days, the threat of malaria and temperatures "so hot it was almost impossible to think." Ward's crew had to jump between several locations where locals were ...

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  11. Saturday's United Methodist Event at Columbus Zoo Celebrates Imagine No MalariaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | PRWeb

    Approximately 2,000 United Methodists are expected to attend Saturday's Imagine No Malaria Day at the Columbus Zoo to thank the young people and their congregations throughout West Ohio who have contributed to the United Methodist initiative to end malaria deaths. We are excited to all be together on Saturday and we want to especially thank the children of West Ohio.

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  12. Life expectancy climbs worldwide but people spend more years living with illness and disabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Medical News Today

    ... diseases and injuries in 188 countries. Thanks to marked declines in death and illness caused by HIV / AIDS and malaria in the past decade and significant advances made in addressing communicable, maternal, neonatal, and nutritional disorders, ...

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  13. Life span gains seen worldwide, but healthy life expectancy is rising more slowlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBC News

    ... health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS and malaria in the past decade and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses. But healthy life expectancy has not increased as much, so ...

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  14. Talking Pills Target Global Multi-Billion Dollar Epidemics of...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... 97% were selling counterfeit drugs. "When I learned about the epidemic of children dying due to counterfeit malaria pills, it became my mission to find a solution," stated TruMedicines founder and author of the book Making Pills Talk, David Prokop. ...

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  15. El Nino to affect Uganda and 10 other African countries.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | New Vision

    ... for the ministry of Health to plan the distribution of treated mosquito nets across the country because the cases of malaria may double when the rains begin. New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning ...

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  16. Life expectancy rises, but people live sicker for longerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | New Vision

    By Agencies People around the world are living longer, but many are also living sicker lives for longer, according to a study of all major diseases and injuries in 188 countries. General health has improved worldwide, thanks to significant progress against infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS and malaria in the past decade and gains in fighting maternal and child illnesses.

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  17. Training on Malaria Test Use Does Not Lead to Appropriate Treatment, Research ShowsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Infection Control Today

    Health providers trained to perform malaria rapid diagnostic tests are still prescribing valuable malaria medicines to patients who do not have malaria, according to new research published in PLOS ONE. Almost 5,000 participants from 40 communities took part in the study, at a variety of public health facilities, pharmacies and drug stores in the Nigerian state of Enugu.

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  18. GP's experience of a lifetime in PNGRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... to more than 1350 patients who would otherwise have gone untreated - including many young children suffering with malaria. "Most we were able to treat with medication, some we needed to organise transport back to the nearest health centre for ...

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  19. Wren Back From Africa For New MMA FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBS Local

    Justin Wren re-evaluated his life less than two years ago from a Ugandan hospital bed, where he clung to life with severe cases of malaria and blackwater fever. With his body temperature fluctuating wildly, he had lost 33 pounds in five days, draining the strength from a burly, blond-bearded mixed martial artist who left his sport in search of something bigger.

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  20. Chronic chikungunya symptoms have large public health impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Xpress)-Chloroquine (CQ) is a first-line treatment for Plasmodium falciparum infections, which like many other malaria treatments, eventually resulted in the selection of parasites with resistance to the drug. ... Analysis and genome sequencing of ...

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