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  1. Ebola Patient Almost Reached USRead the original story

    24 min ago | News Max

    ... knew she was sick and he kept caring for her, but he didn't know it was Ebola," Decontee said. "It could have been malaria." Patrick fell ill on July 20 during the 6-hour, 40-minute journey via two flights from Monrovia to LomA in Togo and on ...

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  2. Drug-resistant malaria reaches Southeast Asia borders, could ...Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | AlertNet

    Drug-resistant malaria parasites have spread to border regions of Southeast Asia, seriously threatening global efforts to control and eliminate the mosquito-borne disease, researchers said on Wednesday.

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  3. Drug-resistant malaria 'widespread'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BBC News

    Drug-resistant malaria is spreading in South East Asia, and has now reached the Cambodia-Thailand border, according to a study.

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  4. Deadliest Ebola outbreak claims first American lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    ... was ill. He had no idea what was awaiting him. "They didn't know it was Ebola," she said. "They thought she may have malaria, so he was helping. Had he known, he would have definitely taken better precautions." "In the U.S., you have much better ...

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  5. [Research Articles] New antigens for a multicomponent blood-stage malaria vaccineRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Science

    ... reactivity against these proteins in a cohort of Kenyan children ( n = 286) who were sampled at the start of a malaria transmission season and prospectively monitored for clinical episodes of malaria over the ensuing 6 months. We found that ...

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  6. Pesticide DDT linked to slow metabolism, obesity and diabetesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    ... fat, blood glucose and cholesterol. DDT was banned in the United States in the 1970s but continues to be used for malaria control in countries including India and South Africa. Scientists gave mice doses of DDT comparable to exposures of people ...

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  7. Parenting skills improve in ADHD parents with medicationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... increased body fat, blood Researchers have discovered new vaccine targets that could help in the battle against malaria. Taking a new, large-scale approach to this search, researchers tested a library of proteins from the Researchers have found that ...

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  8. Brain response to appetizing food cues varies among obese peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... (accessed July 30, 2014). Researchers have discovered new vaccine targets that could help in the battle against malaria. Taking a new, large-scale approach to this search, researchers tested a library of proteins from the Researchers have found that ...

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  9. Patient traveling from Africa prompts Ebola scare at CMC emergency roomRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    ... that’s suspicious.” But Plescia said that, in the course of the night, the patient tested positive for malaria, a mosquito-borne disease that also causes fever but is not transmitted from person to person. The ER staff “took all ...

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  10. New malaria vaccine candidates identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Researchers have discovered new vaccine targets that could help in the battle against malaria.

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  11. 305 encephalitis deaths in Assam; CM Tarun Gogoi asks Health department to take measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... said. The total number of people suffering from AES was 1,286, including 488 by JE, Joint Director Health Services-Malaria Dr BK Barua told PTI. After the doubtful patients tested positive through the Elisa Test, they were declared as AES affected, ...

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  12. AES Claims 212 Lives in Assam This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... today. The total number of people suffering from AES was 1,286, including 488 by JE, Joint Director Health Services-Malaria Dr B K Barua told PTI . The affected cases were registered as Acute Encephalitis Syndrome within which Japanese Encephalitis ...

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  13. The cost of maternal death in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... the Rarieda, Gem and Siaya sub-counties in western Kenya. The region has some of the highest HIV, tuberculosis and malaria incidences and exhibits some of the worst health indicators in the country. The maternal mortality ratio in the region was ...

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  14. Atomo Diagnostics at AACC with World's First Integrated Rapid Blood...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newswise

    Atomo Diagnostics is introducing the world's first integrated rapid blood test device to the USA market at the 2014 AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo The AtomoRapida all-in-one blood test can accommodate test strips for a wide variety of conditions from celiac disease and allergy through to infectious diseases such as malaria and HIV.

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  15. Corgenix Rapid Diagnostic Ebola Test Research Earns Award at AACC 2014 MeetingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Infection Control Today

    ... to better identify and treat patients with Lassa, which can be difficult to distinguish from other illnesses such as malaria. Study results are being presented by Corgenix Regulatory and Clinical Affairs Specialist Bethany Belote and will be ...

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  16. Corgenix Rapid Diagnostic Ebola Test Research Earns Divisional Best...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... to better identify and treat patients with Lassa, which can be difficult to distinguish from other illnesses such as malaria. Study results are being presented by Corgenix Regulatory and Clinical Affairs Specialist Bethany Belote and will be ...

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  17. Leidos Awarded $44 Million Contract By The Centers for Disease Control and PreventionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... and their patients. From leading groundbreaking medical research to fighting diseases such as cancer, AIDS and malaria, to implementing and optimizing electronic health records that enhance the research process and improve critical efficiencies ...

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  18. First Controlled Malaria Infection Trial in Africa Paves Way for Drug and Vaccine DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2010 | Science Daily

    An international research team today reports the first-ever clinical trial demonstrating controlled malaria infection in an African nation in the modern era.

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  19. NTC Takes Action Against Cancer With 5th Consecutive Relay For Life of...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Life fundraising total to $55,226.29. Reports have shown that cancer causes more than twice as many deaths as AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined; additionally, the World Health Organization (WHO) projects that "without immediate action, the ...

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  20. Corgenix Rapid Diagnostic Ebola Test Research Earns Divisional Best ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... to better identify and treat patients with Lassa, which can be difficult to distinguish from other illnesses such as malaria. Study results are being presented by Corgenix Regulatory and Clinical Affairs Specialist Bethany Belote and will be ...

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