Malaria Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on June 15Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Reuters

    ... reported citing two people familiar with the matter. * Novartis said it has a new agreement with Medicines for Malaria Venture to develop the investigational drug KAF156 to treat the deadly mosquito-borne disease. * Fitch upgraded UBS AG's and UBS ...

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  2. Rwanda: Health Ministry Issues Malaria AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Rwandans have been urged to ensure that their homes and surroundings are kept clean at all times and clear bushes or stagnant water which are breeding grounds for mosquitoes. She warned that, due to the warm season ahead, malaria cases could shoot up again if caution is not undertaken by homes to supplement government efforts to ensure that no person dies of malaria again.

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  3. WHO committee says low risk of Zika spread at OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | ABC News

    ... t what they're putting out. "I've had my yellow fever shot already, which is a battle in itself. And then you've got malaria and you've got Zika. So being able to get that from an insect is pretty scary stuff."

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  4. Fast food, flashy cars and shopping malls: Africa hurtles into obesity crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... diseases, which accounted for less than two percent of their health spending in 2014. Testing and treatment for malaria and HIV/AIDS is often free, which is not the case for NCDs, Muriuki said. "Long term management of these diseases is very ...

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  5. Antibiotics against severe salmonella infections in Africa increasingly ineffectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... people per year. It is not known why the pathogen so often enters the bloodstream in these countries. A simultaneous malaria infection seems to be a facilitating factor. Since the early 1990ies, multidrug-resistant salmonella strains that are ...

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  6. Antibiotics Against Severe Salmonella Infections in Africa are Increasingly IneffectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Infection Control Today

    ... people per year. It is not known why the pathogen so often enters the bloodstream in these countries. A simultaneous malaria infection seems to be a facilitating factor. Since the early 1990ies, multidrug-resistant salmonella strains that are ...

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  7. New plant engineering method could help fill demand for crucial malaria drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Science, Industry and Business

    A new and inexpensive technique for mass-producing the main ingredient in the most effective treatment for malaria, artemisinin, could help meet global demands for the drug, according to a study to be published in the journal eLife. Artemisinin is produced in low yields by a herb called Artemisia annua , otherwise known as sweet wormwood.

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  8. Refreshing Gin & Tonic Hits Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Seattle

    A truly legendary combo, the gin and tonic traces its roots to the 1700s when the Brits were colonizing India, where malaria was a problem. Gin, sugar, water and lime made the curative quinine more palatable.

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  9. Newpic 670x305Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | New Vision

    ... World Health Organization (WHO), along with World Health Day, World Tuberculosis Day, World Immunization Week, World Malaria Day, World No Tobacco Day, World Hepatitis Day, and World AIDS Day.

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  10. Unilever researchers up stock cube iron bioavailability using food additiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | NutraIngredients

    ... This can be due to iron deficiency and in resource-poor areas this is often exacerbated by infectious diseases like Malaria and HIV/AIDS. The organisation estimates that every second pregnant woman and about 40% of preschool children in developing ...

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  11. 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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  12. Evaluation of fliC-d based direct blood PCR assays for typhoid diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | BioMed Central

    ... diagnosis of typhoid fever is also confusing due to the overlapping of symptoms with other febrile illnesses such as malaria, dengue, leptospirosis etc. [ Isolation of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi ( S. Typhi) by blood culture provides the most ...

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  13. Here's what happens when you don't get enough zincRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... world's population, and it is responsible for about 16 percent of lower respiratory tract infections, 18 percent of malaria cases, and 10 percent of diarrheal disease. Prior research has indicated it can also increase risk for systemic inflammation, ...

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  14. If Your Fingernails Have One Of These Problems, Seek Medical AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | StarPulse.com

    ... r growth. Health conditions include psoriasis, diabetes, circulatory disease, zinc deficiency, Hodgkin's disease and malaria. If your nails have black streaks or painful growths on them, it may be the result of melanoma, a deadly form of skin cancer.

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  15. Take a Look at the Panama Canal's Newly Expanded LocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... out. An estimated 20,000 workers died during French control of the project, many due to tropical diseases such as malaria, and 5,600 more perished during U.S. construction. The canal revolutionized global sea traffic by short-cutting long voyages ...

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  16. The Terrifying Anatomy of a Mosquito BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Laughing Squid

    ... our blood to grow their eggs, they can leave behind viruses and parasites that cause diseases like West Nile, Zika, malaria and dengue. ( read more )

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  17. Expert warns of new tick-borne diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Babesia microti infection requires a completely different drug treatment that is more similar to the treatment for malaria. An interesting and important difference between Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb, the Lyme borrelia) and Borrelia miyamotoi is that ...

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  18. An open source business model for malaria.Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2016 | CiteULike

    Greater investment is required in developing new drugs and vaccines against malaria in order to eradicate malaria. These precious funds must be carefully managed to achieve the greatest impact.

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  19. Top tips to make sure you have a healthy and happy holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... to visit countries which may have special vaccination recommendations and also pay attention to the need for malaria prevention. If you're in a country where the purity of water can't be guaranteed, any water you drink or use to brush your teeth ...

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  20. Fearne Cotton reveals she's more granny than glammy with a 'normal' family lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... Relief and Children In Need, like when we climbed Kilimanjaro then went back to Africa and gave out thousands of malaria nets we'd raised the money for. "And, at 24, interviewing Prince Harry and William. I couldn't believe a girl from the suburbs ...

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