Malaria Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Hidden Streams Under Cities Are Exposed to Light of DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | National Geographic

    ... around the turn of the century, through a program designed to rid Washington, D.C., of surface water. At the time, malaria was a major killer, and cities around the world were draining any kind of standing water or "swamp," out of both a fear of ...

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  2. OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder wrote song for his son that is now being used to help fight AIDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... song will be going toward The Global Fund in order to help their efforts in fighting against not only AIDS, but also malaria and tuberculosis. DJ Dave Aude remixed the song and Tedder says that, "it's absolutely universal and applicable to ...

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  3. El Nino storms blamed for stunting growth in Peruvian childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Independent

    ... Floods in Peru caused by El NiA o weather system in 1997-98 destroyed crops, roads, and triggered illnesses such as malaria and diarrhoea. "El NiA o had a big effect by reducing food availability," William Checkley, one of the authors of the study, ...

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  4. Deforestation helping spread monkey malariaRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Daily Express

    KOTA KINABALU: Deforestation is believed to help the spread of monkey malaria or P. knowlesi malaria in Sabah, Sarawak and other parts of the South East Asia region. There is no better way of explaining how deforestation helps in the spread of monkey malaria than a recent front page Daily Express photograph of a troop of monkeys besieging a residential housing estate house in Likas.

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  5. New compound makes malaria parasites explodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | CBS News

    Scientists have come up with a potential new weapon in the fight against malaria, a compound that causes the disease-causing parasite to literally burst. Announcing the discovery in the journal Nature Communications Tuesday, the international team led by Drexel University's Akhil Vaidya said they have discovered a new class of drug compounds that inhibits the malaria parasites' ability to maintain adequate levels of sodium within their cells, leading to excessive water intake.

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  6. 'Obbanywa': the life changing Radio Program.Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of Child protection, HIV/AIDS awareness, domestic violence, Sanitation and Hygiene, Maternal and child health and Malaria among others. The program began in October 2012 and has since impacted many lives in the community. During the program, the ...

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  7. El Ni o Stunts Children's Growth in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2010 | Science Daily

    ... in nature, occurring every 2-7 years and spells disaster and disease for many. It is commonly linked to epidemics of malaria, dengue fever, cholera and diarrhea.

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  8. El Nino Blamed For Stunted Growth Of Peruvian ChildrenRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Scientific Blogging

    ... one, have a lower height-for-age than others born before the event. El NiA o has also been linked to epidemics of malaria, dengue fever, cholera and diarrhea, though the first recorded one was in 1525, so they have been happening a lot longer than ...

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  9. Over 1,400 Endangered Species Are Threatened By Climate Change, Says New 'Red List'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    ... threats from climate change - a drought in 2009 lowered breeding success by 50 percent. Mosquitoes carrying avian malaria are a major threat to the Akikiki . While they cannot currently survive in the high elevations where Akikikis live, scientists ...

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  10. Insect Shield Super Hero Blanket Campaign Tweaks Traditional...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    Insect Shield , known for their bug repellent apparel/gear technology, is launching a holiday "Super Hero" Blanket campaign to help protect at-risk children from insects that can carry malaria. Instead of a traditional buy one, get one free offer, Insect Shield is placing two protective blankets in the hands of a child in need for every purchase of one blanket online .

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  11. Product and Pipeline Analysis of the Global Vaccines Market :...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... diseases such as respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), norovirus, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Epstein-Barr, malaria, and Leishmaniasis. a The market is dominated by xxbiopharmaceutical companies-Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Merck & Co., ...

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    Nov 18, 2014 | Daily Star

    Fans have seen Gemma, 33, threaten to QUIT the show twice since the show launched on Sunday night, while she also claimed she'd contracted malaria after her poo turned "fluorescent yellow". "I can't believe she's cracked this soon - but she's definitely not a quitter," Ferne told Susanna Reid, Ben Shephard and Richard Arnold on Good Morning Britain.

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  13. Urgently needed: rapid, sensitive, safe and simple Ebola diagnostic testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    ... others. Moreover, in the absence of rapid laboratory support, people with other common infectious diseases, such as malaria and dengue, that have similar early symptoms may be unjustifiably held in an Ebola "transit" centre as a precautionary ...

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  14. Situation 'catastrophic' in DR Congo's restive Katanga: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Daily Star

    ... reported that 19 young children had died since they arrived there in March, mainly due to diarrhoea, anaemia and malaria. The UNHCR called for Congolese civil authorities and the U.N. peacekeeping mission MONUSCO to boost their presence in the ...

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  15. East Asia Summit adopts unprecedented regional malaria goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | OpEdNews

    CNS Countries have committed to an ambitious goal of eliminating malaria from the entire Asia Pacific region in the next 15 years. The bold move shows strong leadership on health security and responds head-on to concerns about growing resistance to the drug artemisinin, the mainstay of worldwide treatment for the most dangerous form of the disease.

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  16. Chances for Outbreaks of Another African Viral Infection RisingRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Newswise

    ... said, but either hidden as undiagnosed brain infections (encephalitis) in remote villages, or mistakenly blamed on malaria, yellow fever or typhoid, which cause similar fevers. This scenario is made more plausible by the case loads (often more than ...

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  17. Monkey malaria on the rise among humans in MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | SciDev.Net

    Once only monkeys were suffering - now people are getting sick too. Monkey malaria, which is three times more severe than other forms of malaria , now accounts for two-thirds of human malaria cases in Malaysian Borneo, says Balbir Singh, director of the Malaria Research Centre at the University of Malaysia in Sarawak.

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  18. Scientists find new way to make drugs : November 18, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Daily Times

    CANBERRA Chemists have developed a revolutionary new way to manufacture natural chemicals and used it to assemble a scarce anti-inflammatory drug with potential to treat cancer and malaria a new release by the Australian National University aid on Tuesday. The breakthrough could lead to new and cheaper ways to produce rare drugs in large quantities, Xinhua reported.

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  19. WHO Says Rapid, Sensitive, Safe and Simple Ebola Diagnostic Tests are Needed UrgentlyRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Infection Control Today

    ... others. Moreover, in the absence of rapid laboratory support, people with other common infectious diseases, such as malaria and dengue, that have similar early symptoms may be unjustifiably held in an Ebola "transit" centre as a precautionary ...

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  20. Cheap malaria drug could treat colorectal cancer effectively too, say expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Science Daily

    A common malaria drug could have a significant impact on colorectal cancer providing a cheap adjunct to current expensive chemotherapy, medical experts say. Colorectal cancer makes up about 10 percent of the annual 746,000 global cancer cases in men and 614,000 cases in women.

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