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  1. 2016 Resolutions: Time for an Update?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Dundalk Eagle

    ... to give back globally. For as little as $10, you can buy mosquito nets to protect children from contracting malaria, or buy food and books for families in need. Or, if you have time to volunteer, you can choose from opportunities in more than 100 ...

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  2. GenVec Inc (GNVC) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Political

    ... GenVec also uses its proprietary adenovector technology to develop vaccines for infectious diseases including HIV, malaria, seasonal and pandemic flu, and foot-and-mouth disease. " GenVec ( NASDAQ:GNVC ) opened at 0.4901 on Friday. The firm's market ...

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  3. New Malaria Species Found in Many White-Tailed Deer Across US: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    The first ever native malaria in American mammals has been discovered Smithsonian scientists have found that 25 percent of white-tailed deer across United States are infected by malaria and this is also the first and only native malaria ever discovered in any American mammal. Researchers were catching mosquitoes at Smithsonian's National Zoo to find malaria species that can infects bird when they stumbled across a malaria parasite, Plasmodium odocoilei in white-tailed deer.

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  4. UT Bank goes greenerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... -- polluting waterways, communities and contributing to a variety of environmental diseases such as cholera and malaria. Notably, according to the 2010-2015 National Environmental Sanitation Strategy and Action Plan, Materials in Transition (NESSAP, ...

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  5. Malaria infects white-tailed deer tooRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    New York, Feb 6 : While looking for malaria that might infect birds in a US zoo, researchers have accidentally discovered for the first time a malaria parasite that infects the white-tailed deer. The malaria parasite Plasmodium odocoilei is the first of its kind known to live in a deer species and the only native malaria parasite found in any mammal in North or South America, the study said.

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  6. UK asks airlines to spray insecticide to fight Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

    ... since many airlines flying from the region to the U.K. already use insecticide to protect passengers against malaria. France, South Africa and a number of other nations require some inbound flights to use insecticide before takeoff. It's more ...

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  7. Southern Africa: Grant to Fight TB in Southern Africa's Mining SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and a Regional Coordinating Mechanism representing a group of 10 Southern African countries today signed a landmark grant to pioneer innovative models to reduce high rates of TB in the mining sector. The Grant will support potentially-transformative interventions in Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

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  8. You Can Save The World With Citizen Science at CitizenScienceCenter.comRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | URLwire

    It's so easy to be overwhelmed by everything that is wrong in the world. In 2010, there were 660,000 deaths from malaria.

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  9. Blood and sperm banks take up Zika restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... Texas, Austin's primary blood bank, followed suit. They've been screening for travelers to high risk areas for malaria and West Nile but now their list is a little longer. Andrea Lloyd, a spokesperson for the blood center, explains, "Anyone who ...

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  10. Now who's wearing the trousers! BA women in uniform campaign...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... of wintery climates, but also can be afforded the protection of trousers at destinations where there is a risk of malaria or the Zika virus.' A BA spokesman said: 'While trousers are not a standard part of the uniform, colleagues wishing to wear ...

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  11. Malaria focus 'aids Zika fight in Pacific'Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    The federal government is confident a strong focus on combating malaria across Pacific island nations will hold the region in good stead against the Zika virus. Tonga declared an epidemic this week with five confirmed cases and 259 suspected cases.

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  12. JharkhandRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... must identify and fix the bottlenecks to this goal. Either impatient to go home or suddenly suicidal, a 30-year-old malaria patient at MGM Medical College and Hospital in Jamshedpur jumped off the second floor of the... As many as 10 shops, which ...

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  13. Discovery: Many White-tailed Deer Have MalariaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    Two years ago, Ellen Martinsen, was collecting mosquitoes at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, looking for malaria that might infect birds--when she discovered something strange: a DNA profile, from parasites in the mosquitoes, that she couldn't identify. By chance, she had discovered a malaria parasite, Plasmodium odocoilei--that infects white-tailed deer.

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  14. British Airways flight attendants win the right to wear pantsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... of wintery climates, but also can be afforded the protection of trousers at destinations where there is a risk of malaria or the Zika virus ," Smith continued. "Virgin Atlantic reviews requests on a case-by-case basis, with skirts the norm," the ...

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  15. Cinnamic Acid Market(2015 - 2021): Global Market Study and AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... of various esters, amides and cinnamoyl acids which find range of pharmaceutical uses especially in diseases like malaria and tuberculosis. The derivatives of cinnamic acid are used as main components in anti-oxidants, anti-diabetic and ...

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  16. Planes arriving at nearby Luton Airport from Zika-hit areas sprayed with insecticideRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Banbury Guardian

    ... have entered the aircraft. It already occurs on the majority of flights from the region as a precaution against malaria. Aedes mosquitoes, which transmit the virus, are extremely unlikely to be able to survive and breed in the UK due to its lower ...

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  17. On Native GroundFREE Market Failures Fueled the Ebola EpidemicRead the original story

    Dec 7, 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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  18. Fatal Zika Virus Infection in Girl with Sickle Cell Disease, ColombiaRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... tissue (functional asplenia) with multiple drepanocytes and splenic sequestration, but no signs of yellow fever or malaria ( Technical Appendix [PDF - 355 KB - 1 page] Figure). Although sickle cell disorders are not common in Colombia, their ...

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  19. Zika: Why not just kill all mosquitoes?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CNN

    ... but I think the world would be a lot better off without them." Indeed, mosquitoes can spread diseases such as malaria, yellow fever, dengue and Zika virus . Even the ones that aren't carrying diseases are buzzing in ears and threatening everyone's ...

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  20. Malaria in French Guiana Linked to Illegal Gold MiningRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Figure . Geographic distribution of presumed places of exposure for 742 single-infection Plasmodium vivax and P. falciparum malaria cases reported among French Armed Forces in French Guiana, 2008-2014.

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