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  1. Examine breasts regularly for abnormalities'Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... breasts and report any abnormality to health authorities. Participants were also given a health talk on diabetes and malaria prevention and were checked for their blood pressure and blood sugar levels. The Head Pastor of the Possibility Temple, ...

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  2. On the front line against drug-resistant malariaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SciDev.Net

    The Shoklo Malaria Research Unit of Mae Sot, Thailand, is one of the world's leading centres for studying the disease .

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  3. Ethnobiological Drug Discovery in Latin AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Our World 2.0

    ... plants and other observations in nature from indigenous people. Findings like quinine from the cinchona tree for malaria, cocaine from coca leaves as an anesthetic, and iodine-rich dried sea weed for the prevention of goiter were based on ...

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  4. Design Of Experiments For Optimal Production Of Malaria VaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BioResearch Online

    The aim of a joint project of the HAW Hamburg and the Biomedical Primate Research Center was to identify optimal protein expression conditions for high yields of potential malaria vaccines in the methylotrophic yeast Pichia pastoris.

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  5. El Nino's return may be good news for US weather woesRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Home

    ... Scientific studies have tied El Ninos to farming and fishing problems and to upticks in insect-born disease, such as malaria. Commodity traders even track El Nino cycles. A study by Texas A&M University economics professor Bruce McCarl found the ...

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  6. Mozzies on the moveRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    ... said eradication is technically something that is done in the tropics, where they have problems with diseases like malaria. "If there was a certain outbreak of disease, obviously we would look into those preventative measures. But that has never ...

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  7. C. Africa's 'sandfishers' fear for...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Suria

    ... inflamed the wound. Barthelemy explained that sand divers are susceptible to a range of medical problems on top of malaria. The physical strain of the work can cause hernias, while eyes and ears can become fragile and diseased. "People dive wearing ...

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  8. 3D mirror shows what lies under your skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Express India

    ... created by the mirror even more lifelike by programming the heart to beat and the lungs to move. New way to fight malaria found An anti-malarial treatment that lost its status as the leading weapon against the deadly disease could be given a new ...

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  9. New way to fight malaria foundRead the original story

    Friday | Express India

    ... which claims the lives of more than half a million people each year around the world. The parasite that causes malaria has developed resistance to chloroquine, but research carried out at the Australian National University (ANU) and Germany's ...

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  10. New method to fight Malaria drug resistance discoveredRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    ... which claims the lives of more than half a million people each year around the world. The parasite that causes malaria has developed resistance to chloroquine, but research carried out at the Australian National University (ANU) and Germany's ...

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  11. The ilk of human kindness: Older women with gumption score high on compassionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Science Daily

    ... Why are human languages so constrained? Can such restrictions unveil the basis of the uniquely human capacity for Malaria-related complications remain a major cause of death for children in many parts of the world. Why some children develop these ...

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  12. Anti-seizure drug may reduce alcohol consumption, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Science Daily

    ... Why are human languages so constrained? Can such restrictions unveil the basis of the uniquely human capacity for Malaria-related complications remain a major cause of death for children in many parts of the world. Why some children develop these ...

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  13. Are communicable diseases covered under health insurance?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Express India

    Communicable diseases including the vector borne type like Dengue and Malaria are at an all-time rise in India owing to urbanization and globalization.

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  14. New breakthrough for tailor made drugs to fight malaria - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    Yesterday | India Talkies

    Washington, April 20: Scientists have used high-resolution structural biology methods in the malaria pathogen's cellular skeleton to investigate the different versions of this protein in the parasite in high detail, which can help in developing tailor-made drugs for fighting the disease.

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  15. Mayapple: Native plant sometimes mistaken for ancient mandrakeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... is by inhibiting mitosis to prevent the replication of DNA. Derivatives of podophyllotoxin are also used to treat malaria, psoriasis, and genital warts, and are being tested for use in treating rheumatoid arthritis. An endangered species of mayapple ...

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  16. Nigeria preacher: Healer or controversial leader?Read the original story

    Saturday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... other former disciples. Passports are taken, along with novels and any medications, including mild painkillers or malaria pills, he said of when he was there. Permission from Joshua in the form of a signed "pass" is needed just to make a phone call ...

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  17. How to avoid mosquito bites — and diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Seattle Times

    ... Riverside. To protect yourself, you must know where and when the mosquitoes that carry debilitating diseases - malaria, filariasis, yellow fever, dengue - bite. "If you're in Central America, South America, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, Thailand, ...

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  18. Over 36 million people die annually from non-communicable diseasesRead the original story

    Saturday | GhanaWeb

    ... and chronic lung diseases which have become more common than even communicable diseases like tuberculosis and malaria. He said another health issue that causes death or contributes to health problems is malnutrition, saying 7.5 million children ...

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  19. Days of DriftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Iol.co.za

    ... with walking sticks, umbrellas, torches, a bedside clock and even mosquito spray (Fugitives' Drift is not in a malaria zone). Umzinyathi is essentially self-catering but meals can be taken at the lodge or guest house by arrangement. Guests at ...

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  20. The Big Interview: Malaria survivor from Newton continues battle by fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Grantham Journal

    ... and multi-organ failure, Mandy has lived to tell the tale, and furthermore is now raising awareness and funds for Malaria No More UK. From March 31-April 4, Mandy lived on A 1 a day to reflect the daily reality of those who live below the poverty ...

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