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  1. Steph Curry hangs with presidential pups at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sporting News

    ... the visit with the two pups, Curry did get a chance to deliver a five-minute speech in support of the President's Malaria Initiative, according to CSN Bay Area : Curry recalled traveling to Tanzania in 2013 and seeing how children at a refugee camp ...

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  2. Stephen Curry speaks at White HouseRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    Warriors guard Stephen Curry visited the White Hosue Wednesday morning to speak on behalf of the United Nations' Nothing But Nets campaign, which provides mosquito nets in malaria-ravaged nations in Africa.

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  3. Warriors Star Stephen Curry Speaks At White House In Support Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CBS Local

    ... Nations Foundation Nothing But Nets campaign. The global, grassroots campaign aims to save lives by preventing malaria, a leading killer of children in sub-Saharan Africa. Inspired by sports columnist Rick Reilly, the campaign was founded in 2006, ...

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  4. Steph Curry chilled at the White House with President Obama's dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | USA Today

    On Wednesday, Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry visited the White House to discuss malaria prevention with President Barack Obama. Curry has been an advocate of the issue for years, and even works with a non-profit , Nothing But Nets , to help stop the spread of the disease.

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  5. New compound may lead to development of cheaper anti-cancer drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... University biochemist is creating maps that will help drugmakers close ... Millions of people die each year of malaria - a disease transmitted by the Anopheles mosquito. There are major barriers in vaccine development as well as increased resistance ...

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  6. Faith, teamwork behind Ebola survival storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | CNN

    ... a meeting with health care planners from an international nongovernmental organization. It led to many deaths due to malaria or obstructed labor or pneumonia: illnesses that have nothing to do with Ebola, but which went untreated because hospitals ...

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  7. Doctor's notes: Ebola survivor sees faith, teamwork create a medical successRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    ... a meeting with health care planners from an international nongovernmental organization. It led to many deaths due to malaria or obstructed labor or pneumonia: illnesses that have nothing to do with Ebola, but which went untreated because hospitals ...

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  8. Swiss Franc Surge Puts Strain on WHO's $4 Billion Budget PlanRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Washington Post

    ... employing about 200 people. Still, others aren't as worried. The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, which spends about $4 billion a year fighting the world's three biggest infectious killers, said all its funds are raised and ...

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  9. HIV-positive status will not impede visa eligibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Jamaica Observer

    ... in 2008 President George W Bush signed the United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act. This document amended our Immigration and Nationality Act to remove HIV infection as a public health ...

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  10. Africa: Leaders From Around the World Are All in to End the Aids Epidemic Among AdolescentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | AllAfrica.com

    UNAIDS, UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO, PEPFAR, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and youth movements represented by PACT and Y+ join President Uhuru Kenyatta to launch All In, a new platform for action against the adolescent AIDS epidemic. While major advances have been made in almost every area of the response to HIV, progress for adolescents is falling behind, said leaders in the global response to end the AIDS epidemic.

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  11. Some Jobs Are a Pain in the BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | MedicineNet

    ... point in their lives. Back pain is the leading cause of disability and has a greater impact on global health than malaria , diabetes or lung cancer , according to the World Health Organization. The new study included nearly 1,000 people in Australia ...

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  12. Pollution is Silent Killer in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Voice of America

    ... reported associated with air pollution," said Dr. Worodria. Worldwide, the WHO says pollution kills more people than malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis combined. Yet, pollution often remains under the radar of policy makers. Studies by Ugandan ...

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  13. Night of Nets: helping the fight against Malaria - Wednesday at CornerstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | MLive.com

    The fight to end Malaria is coming to the hardcourt on Wednesday night when the Cornerstone men's and women's basketball teams host cross-town rival Aquinas College.

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  14. Leaders from around the world are All In to end the AIDS epidemic among adolescentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | PressReleasePoint

    UNAIDS, UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO, PEPFAR, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and youth movements represented by PACT and Y+ join President Uhuru Kenyatta to launch All In, a new platform for action against the adolescent AIDS epidemic. NAIROBI, 17 February 2015 -While major advances have been made in almost every area of the response to HIV, progress for adolescents is falling behind, said leaders in the global response to end the AIDS epidemic.

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  15. 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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  16. UNICEF and UNAIDS go 'All In' to end the AIDS epidemic among adolescentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Medical News

    ... people in the effort. Other partners include UNFPA, WHO, PEPFAR, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and youth movements represented by PACT and Y. "Children and young people should be the first ...

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  17. Travellers' antibiotics may do more harm than goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Canada Online Explorer

    ... it also requires a medical evaluation, she said. Diarrhea can be a symptom of other, more severe diseases such as malaria. It can be dangerous to try to self-manage malaria with the wrong medication, she said. "At home we doctors always recommend ...

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  18. Southern ComfortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Nation

    ... patience with such disreputable behaviour, were terribly disappointed by the Siamese for keeping them waited in the malaria-infested jungle in Kelantan and showed their displeasure by announcing the land where the Siamese had snored off their ...

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  19. Pregnancy complications top admissions at Cape Coast HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | GhanaWeb

    For the first time in seven years, pregnancy and its related complications have ousted malaria to become the leading cause of in-patient hospitalization at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital . Statistics presented at the hospital's 2014 Annual Performance Review showed that 447 cases, constituting 4.7 percent of a total of 9,459 inpatient hospitalizations, were recorded during the period under review.

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  20. Global warming speeds spread of infectious diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Summit County Voice

    ... risk of infection by minimizing human contact with infected animals, much like those that reduced the incidence of malaria and yellow fever by reducing human contact with mosquitoes. Brooks' and Hoberg's article, "Evolution in action: climate ...

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