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  1. Missionary quarantined in Charlotte connected to three other Ebola casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... past two months providing essential medical and administrative services at our ELWA Hospital, including treatment of malaria patients and delivering babies – services which are scarcely available. Last week he reported that our hospital was one ...

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  2. Bill Gates to give $500 million for malaria, other diseases - Tuesday, 04 November 2014 06:54Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Walta Information Centre

    US philanthropist Bill Gates has announced he will donate over $500 million to fight malaria and other infectious diseases in the developing world, saying the Ebola outbreak is a call to action. The former Microsoft CEO told the 63rd annual meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in New Orleans that his Gates Foundation is committing more than USD 500 million in 2014 "to reduce the burden of malaria, pneumonia, diarrheal diseases, and an array of parasitic infections that are leading causes of death and disability in developing countries," a statement said.

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  3. Aid agencies adapt to Ebola challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | IRIN

    From using Bitcoins to fundraise, to adopting new strategies to prevent malaria victims appearing to be Ebola cases, to working with new partners - aid agencies in West Africa are learning to adapt fast. "The response to every humanitarian crisis has to be context specific," said Nigel Clarke, the director of programme development and quality for Save the Children's operations in Liberia.

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  4. .com | UN: Indirect consequences of Ebola strongly affect childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | News24

    ... ing to preliminary data - because even information collection has been disrupted by Ebola - there has been a rise in malaria cases.

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  5. After botching Ebola, WHO to pick new Africa bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Miami Herald

    ... in charge of the vaccination program at WHO Geneva, Mali's Dr. Fatoumata Nafo Traore, director of the Roll Back Malaria partnership, Dorothee Akoko Kinde-Gazard, Benin's health minister, Therese N'Dri Yoman of Cote d'Ivoire, a past health minister, ...

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  6. Ebola epidemic spurs hunt for new, faster testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... in rural regions by offering a quick and simple way to distinguish Ebola from more common diseases, such as typhoid, malaria and cholera. Ebola is a stealthy epidemic: Little of the virus can be found in the body at the infection's onset, when early ...

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    Monday Nov 3 | Albany Times Union

    ... in charge of the vaccination program at WHO Geneva, Mali's Dr. Fatoumata Nafo Traore, director of the Roll Back Malaria partnership, Dorothee Akoko Kinde-Gazard, Benin's health minister, Therese N'Dri Yoman of Cote d'Ivoire, a past health minister, ...

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  8. WholeHEALTH Products Inc. is extremely pleased to announce completion ...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | Freshnews

    ... other viruses that kill hundreds of thousands or millions of people throughout the world, such as Dengue Fever, Malaria, HIV, and TB, but the spread of these diseases is not as easy as the spread of the Ebola virus. The need to stop the spread of ...

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  9. Sudan: More children die in Central Darfur refugee campRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Crofs Blogs

    Ten Chadian refugees, including six children, have died in two weeks, because of an unknown fever spreading in a camp in Azum locality, Central Darfur. A medical source in El Gezira state released that 79 people died of malaria this year.

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  10. State Designates Ebola Treatment Facility In OKCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... as well as the hospitalization of a Tulsa County patient who had Ebola-like symptoms, but later tested positive for malaria. It will also have lab space in a negative airflow environment, which means a ventilation system that prevents ...

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  11. Gates Foundation ramps up malaria eradication effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Business Journal

    Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates said the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will be increasing its malaria program funding by 30 percent. While the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is one of many organizations putting efforts toward helping the Ebola crisis in West Africa, Bill Gates is also continuing work on another deadly disease: malaria.

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  12. B.C. doctor part of team editing popular Wikipedia page on EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | GlobalNews

    ... said Heilman. "So for example, I've spent time on an article on HIV / AIDS, I've spent time on an article about malaria, I've spent time on an article about the common cold." "In my opinion, everyone deserves access to a good, high-quality overview ...

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  13. Pesticide DDT linked to slow metabolism, obesity and diabetes, mouse study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... 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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  14. SDLP: Durkan pays tribute to 'vital work' of global health partnershipsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Derry Today

    SDLP Foyle MP Mark Durkan has tabled a parliamentary motion at Westminster paying tribute to the vital work of global health partnerships in developing treatments and vaccines to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, and is calling on the British government to maintain and employ its position as a leading funder of such partnerships to encourage increased contributions from other donor countries. Mr Durkan said: "I want to pay tribute to the highly valuable and effective research and development work into innovative global health goods carried out by public-private partnerships such as the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership, the International AIDS Vaccine Alliance and the TB Alliance.

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  15. Ebola fantasy and realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Sonoma Valley Sun

    ... of vitamin C studies, and he explains how it is used to treat infections like AIDS/HIV, the common cold, herpes, malaria, mono, polio, shingles, staph, strep, TB, and whooping cough. There is also ample research showing C's effectiveness with ...

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  16. Local Ebola Response Rolls With ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Daily News

    ... is that they are dealing with Ebola. "As an infectious disease doctor, I cannot tell a patient that has Ebola or has malaria or who has typhoid fever at the initial presentation unless I get laboratory tests," Jain said. Meanwhile, Jain has ...

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  17. Cupid's Cup contest on for 10th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Daily Record

    ... er of the 2014 Cupid's Cup competition was Disease Diagnostic Group, which developed an inexpensive device to detect malaria in 60 seconds.

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  18. Additional Ebola briefings for key hospital staffRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | Scoop

    ... will need to be tested for the virus - but it is much more likely that they will have another illness, such as malaria." Canterbury DHB has already been training staff in the use of appropriate personal protective equipment and exercising what would ...

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  19. Malaria from monkeys now dominant cause of human malaria hospitalizations in MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The majority of malaria hospitalizations in Malaysia are now caused by a dangerous and potentially deadly monkey-borne parasite once rarely seen in humans, and deforestation is the potential culprit in a growing number of infections that could allow this virulent malaria strain to jump from macaque monkeys to human hosts, according to research presented today at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting. An analysis of malaria patients hospitalized in Malaysian Borneo in 2013 showed that 68 percent had been sickened by Plasmodium knowlesi , said Balbir Singh, PhD, director of the Malaria Research Center at the University of Malaysia in Sarawak.

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  20. After botching Ebola, WHO to pick new Africa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... in charge of the vaccination program at WHO Geneva, Mali's Dr. Fatoumata Nafo Traore, director of the Roll Back Malaria partnership, Dorothee Akoko Kinde-Gazard, Benin's health minister, Therese N'Dri Yoman of Cote d'Ivoire, a past health minister, ...

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