Malaria Newswire (Page 11)

Malaria Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Malaria. (Page 11)

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  1. Zika virus spreading explosively, WHO huddles up to find resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Big News Network.com

    ... development. The virus which was first diagnosed in the Western Hemisphere in May, spreads through mosquitoes, like malaria or West Nile Virus. It does not spread directly from person to person. WHO has said that four out of five people with Zika ...

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  2. UTSA researcher receives $670,000 grant to fight malariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | EurekAlert!

    Kirsten Hanson, assistant professor of biology at the University of Texas at San Antonio , is the principal investigator for a $670,000 grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop novel liver-stage antimalarial treatments to stop the parasite that causes malaria before the disease is able to take hold. Despite great progress in malaria control in recent years, close to half a million people still die annually from malaria, many of them in sub-Saharan Africa.

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  3. All Your Zika Questions AnsweredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    ... studies under way and being planned to answer these very important questions. @GMA @DrRichardBesser Is Zika like malaria? Will it stay in ur system long term? If my kids are infected now, will it affect pregnancy L8r? Thankfully, Zika is very ...

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  4. River Currents: Mosquitoes serve a purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... encephalitis, dog heartworm, and La Crosse encephalitis. On the world stage, mosquitoes are the main carrier of malaria, yellow fever, and dengue but fortunately, we do not yet find these diseases here in the North Country. What else besides biting ...

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  5. Some blood donations to be deferred...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Stratford City Gazette

    ... spot." The agency already temporarily prohibits donations from travellers who have returned from countries where malaria, which is also spread by mosquitoes, is endemic. "If you have travelled to a place that has malaria, we would currently be ...

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  6. 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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  7. CPRescue Provides Bloodborne Pathogen Training for ARAMARK Employees...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... pathogens include, but not limited to Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV, West Niles Virus, Syphilis and Malaria. Coming into contact with these pathogens (like blood from a cut or open wound), creates the opportunity of transmission. ...

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  8. Health centres lag on NCD treatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Pnompenh Post

    ... the national health budget had been earmarked for NCDs .a <.a <. It's still very low compared to other programs, [ie Malaria or HIV/AIDS]," Sam Ath said. "It's a matter of several disease burdens."

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  9. Analysis: Fund fight business as usualRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Pnompenh Post

    A village malaria worker checks a blood test in Pailin province in 2012. Global Fund recently backed down on its previous demands from the government to allow millions of dollars in funding to reach malaria programs in the Kingdom.

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  10. Structure-based discovery of a family of synthetic cyclophilin...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | CiteULike

    ... and with diverse biological roles, are now drug targets for a number of diseases including HIV infection, malaria and ischaemia. We used the database-mining program LIDAEUS and in silico screening to discover the dimedone family of inhibitors which ...

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  11. Mhairi Black reveals her biggest arguments have been about Scottish independencea and BonoRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Daily Record

    ... important to keep the pressure on. "This year, three million people across the world are set to die from HIV/Aids, malaria and tuberculosis. But in 2000 that figure was six million. "We are heading in the right direction, which is why it is so ... 1 comment

  12. WHO to hold emergency meeting Monday on Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... their borders, which harmed the fragile economies of West Africa. The Zika virus is spread through mosquitoes, like malaria or West Nile Virus. It does not spread directly from person to person. Four out of five people with Zika virus have no ...

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  13. .com | President Zuma pleased with AU summit outcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | News24

    ... During the Summit, the country achieved an award for meeting the Millennium Development Goals targets for fighting malaria successfully, the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) Award. These gorgeous images bring back our best summer memories and ...

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  14. Windows on the soul: Microsoft founder Bill Gates opens up to Kirsty Young on Desert Island DiscsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Sunday Herald

    It's not true to say Bill Gates is the man who has everything. His charitable foundation is still striving to eradicate malaria and even the wealth of Croesus couldn't wipe out world poverty, as he would like to do.

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  15. A promise keptRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... at the sight before me, I realized that these young daughters, sisters, wives and mothers were dying, victims of malaria and ravished by AIDS and the host of diseases that take over in a weakened state. I made a promise to become involved with a ...

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  16. Zika carrying mosquitos 'resistant to most repellent sprays on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Daily Record

    ... called microcephaly. It is also a carrier of dengue fever, yellow fever and chikungunya. It does not transmit malaria. Zika has spread like wildfire across 20 countries in south and central America. Three British people have already caught it after ...

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  17. The ultimate 'whodunit': Sleuthing doctors piece together historical deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... whodunit," said Dr. Sanjay Saint, who, after weeks of research and deliberation, concluded that Cromwell had died of malaria - which was endemic to the British Isles at the time - combined with a salmonella infection that gave him typhoid fever. ...

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  18. Can 'Cultured Beef' Ease Meat Industry's Environmental Impact?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | MSNBC

    ... of clean water, enough for one person's needs for a month, she said. Waterborne illnesses, including cholera and malaria, kill 3.4 million people a year, with many of the victims under the age of five, and is especially prevalent in rural areas with ...

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  19. Hong Kong must prepare for the inevitable impact of climate change on its food securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | South China Morning Post

    ... 2030 and 2050, climate change is expected to cause some 250,000 additional deaths per year, from malnutrition, malaria, heat stress, and other diseases. China was listed among the 12 nations most at risk from climate change, with flooding, storms ...

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  20. PHOTO: Aedes aegypti mosquitos seen here, Jan. 28, 2016, can spread the Zika virus.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | ABC News

    ... studies under way and being planned to answer these very important questions. @GMA @DrRichardBesser Is Zika like malaria? Will it stay in ur system long term? If my kids are infected now, will it affect pregnancy L8r? Thankfully, Zika is very ...

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