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  1. Procter & Gamble Provides 7 Billion Liters of Safe Drinking Water Around the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

    ... lack safe drinking water and over 1,600 children die every day from waterborne illnesses , which is more than malaria and HIV/AIDS combined. Procter and Gamble (P&G) would like to ensure everyone has access to safe drinking water. The global giant's ...

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  2. Dr. Keith Roach: Statins not the cause of senior's body myositisRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Detroit News

    ... hope. Statins don't cause inclusion bo dy myositis. Two medicines, colchicine (used for gout) and chloroquine (for malaria and some rheumatologic conditions), can cause a condition like inclusion body myositis. However, all statin drugs may cause ...

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  3. Roach: Statin drugs not cause of inclusion body myositisRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... hope. Statins do not cause inclusion body myositis. Two medicines, colchicine (used for gout) and chloroquine (for malaria and some rheumatologic conditions), can cause a condition that looks like inclusion body myositis. However, all statin drugs ...

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  4. Teenagers with HIV awarded for taking their drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... are dying due to their refusal to take the drugs. "It's a big challenge because even when adults are given anti-malaria drugs for three days, we take the first day and we think we are well and we stop; even for three days. So if somebody is an ...

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  5. Statins not the cause of senior's body myositisRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Detroit News

    ... hope. Statins don't cause inclusion bo dy myositis. Two medicines, colchicine (used for gout) and chloroquine (for malaria and some rheumatologic conditions), can cause a condition like inclusion body myositis. I would consider why you are taking ...

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  6. Don Cayo: Strict checks and balances help NGOs combat corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... bottom of Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index, is a global poster child for probity in its anti-malaria program, as well as several other social services. The secret, says Abul Faiz, a professor of medicine and a prominent ...

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  7. Malaria series part 4: Too far to save a lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Dennis, a newly trained health volunteer in this remote jungle village, didn't merely speculate it was malaria - the child-killer that takes countless thousands of under-five-year-olds in Liberia every year.

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  8. Recent rain boosts mozzie numbersRead the original story

    12 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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  9. 9 reasons to get involved in the ELCA Malaria CampaignRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | ELCA.org

    To help, send checks to ELCA Malaria Campaign, PO Box 71764, Chicago, IL 60694-1764; give online at www.elca.org/malaria ; or call 800-638-3522.

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  10. Why Washington D.C. gossip STILL sucksRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... the man dressed as a mosquito at the White House Easter Egg Roll roaming around the South Lawn to teach kids abut malaria? Exactly no one. If the guy had malaria and was spreading it around, maybe then it would be interesting. Or if were pinching ...

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  11. Confronting a killerRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Friday is World Malaria Day, an awareness campaign by the World Health Organisation to focus on one of the world's greatest killers.

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  12. A need to help: four south-west women who answered when their country calledRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    ... "The men they treated had not only wounds from artillery and gassing, but a range of infectious diseases such as malaria and influenza. And the least understood by the general public was shell-shock." "The feminine presence of these nurses on ...

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  13. Signals of loyalty masquerading as complaintsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | QViews

    At MosquitoZone we had a client who complained and sometimes boycotted our malaria education products.

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  14. 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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  15. Malaria's huge human costRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | University of British Columbia

    According to UBC School of Population and Public Health professor Rosemin Kassam, malaria can leave infected children with paralysis, brain damage and anemia.

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  16. East Lothian MP joins fight to tackle malariaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Eastlothian Today

    Fiona O'Donnell MP has become a patron of Malaria No More UK, the charity that supports the fight against one of the world's most deadly yet preventable diseases.

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  17. To Your Health: Traveling abroad? Don't bring...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Southtown Star

    ... is then made. This plan may include vaccine administration, medication prescriptions to prevent diseases, such as malaria, or to treat conditions that arise during travel, such as diarrhea. A travel medicine specialist can offer safeguards on how to ...

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  18. Haslingden and Hyndburn MP marks World Health DayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Speaking after the parliamentary event, Mr Jones said: "This event inspired, engaged and thanked supporters of all political parties for backing UK action to fight malaria.

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  19. Scientists link environmental, disease data to help combat malaria in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Senior scientist Michael Wimberly, second from right, inpects mosquito breeding sites in the Amhara region of Ethiopia with researchers from SDSU and public health collaborators from the Health, Development and Anti-Malaria Association.

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  20. Let's Rename Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... like kudzu, cactus, cockroaches, rats (and ratsnakes ), scorpions, the bark beetle, Anopheles mosquitoes and the malaria parasites they harbor. Who are we to pick favorites - especially since those same species must also have all been on Noah's ark! ...

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