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  1. IR Spectroscopy Quickly Detects Malaria At Early StagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Chemical & Engineering News

    ... develop portable, inexpensive diagnostic techniques that can detect the infection at the ring stage and before, when malaria is easiest to treat. When Plasmodium parasites infect red blood cells (red circles), they go through a series of life ...

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  2. Schistosomiasis Detection Kit is designed for in-field use.Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | ThomasNet

    ... m filters and hinder the isolation of parasitic eggs. Schistosomiasis is a chronic, parasitic disease second only to Malaria in its devastating impact to low-income areas of Africa, Asia and the Americas. According to the World Health Organization, ...

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  3. Rumors of Ebola in NigeriaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Crofs Blogs

    ... revealed that it is not Ebola but Dengue hemorrhagic fever". Moreover, he explained some similarities of Dengue with Malaria, including that both diseases are transmitted by mosquitoes. This was broadcasted by Channels TV and now can be found on ...

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  4. Bay Area athletes and their charitiesRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2013 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... he made last season, when he made more 3-pointers than anyone in NBA history (272). The nets prevent the spread of malaria. This year Curry doubled his donation to six bed nets for every 3-pointer made and the Warriors pledge to match that donation. ...

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  5. Ebola virus; deadlier than you can ever imagineRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | GhanaWeb

    ... effective treatment and neither is there a vaccine to prevent it. The initial symptoms of Ebola are very similar to Malaria and Typhoid, which makes it even more difficult to control. Some initial complaints include: fever, nausea, headache, muscle ...

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  6. Controlling the mosquito menaceRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Japan Times

    ... of people annually, and cause suffering for many more. In 2012, there were an estimated 207 million cases of malaria, leading to some 627,000 deaths. Dengue fever is a leading cause of illness and death in the tropics and subtropics, with as many as ...

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  7. 'Lack of labs hampers Lassa fever test'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Ghanamma.com

    ... He said with this, vector borne diseases would be eradicated. He said, "If we do more of this, we will have less of malaria, Lassa fever and other diseases. We should make it part of us because prevention is better than cure."

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  8. Lifestyle diseases a danger to country, says ex-health ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Daily Monitor

    ... the number of people suffering from and dying of lifestyle-related diseases will be more than those afflicted by malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/Aids. "As we are talking of HIV/Aids, we need to tell the population to be aware of lifestyle diseases ...

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  9. 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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  10. African Countries Discuss New Funding Model To Fight DiseasesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Twelve countries from the eastern and southern African regions met here over the past four days to discuss the new funding model of the Global Fund to fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

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  11. 'Human Factor' Often Overlooked in Wearable ComputingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Cellular News

    ... wearable experiences that people are going to be compelled to wear." From technology woven into fabric to prevent malaria to motion-detecting and haptic feedback-enabled Pilates active wear, wearables can take all shapes and forms. And this was the ...

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  12. United Methodists Raise 80 Percent of Funding GoalRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | PRWeb

    Palmira Chilombo and her 6-month-old daughter Selma Brito will sleep under a new mosquito net provided by The United Methodist Church's Imagine No Malaria campaign in Bom Jesus, Angola.

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  13. The pied piper of cool science toolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Stanford

    ... inspiring them in the wonders of science, would enable the students see the structure of the mosquito proboscis, a malaria-spreading agent in this part of the world. I would also like to look at the roots of mangrove trees and see the structure that ...

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  14. Rise in global health financing, but funding priorities shiftRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | OpEdNews

    ... Africa received the largest portion of DAH in 2011 at $8.8 billion, or 28.6% of total DAH. Disease-wise HIV/AIDS, malaria, and TB made up a major portion of global health support in 2011 with HIV/AIDS receiving the maximum funding of $7.7 billion--a ...

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  15. Aid for health care: New prescriptionsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Economist

    ... compared with 7% a year in the 1990s. Most of the new money went on fighting the scourges on the list: HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis, and maternal and infant mortality. The growth in health-care aid has now slowed to less than half the rate of the ...

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  16. The Grand Global Health ConvergenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Project Syndicate

    ... every year. And direct financial assistance to LMICs - for example, to fund family-planning programs and combat malaria and HIV/AIDS - will be required for years to come. The opportunity to achieve a grand convergence in global health outcomes is ...

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  17. Errol Flynn - the great swashbuckler who crossed the pondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    ... unfit to serve in the Second World War, due to a variety of ailments including heart trouble and problems with malaria. For a period, Errol shared a house with David Niven, who told me: "Errol was a great companion, full of life, but you could never ...

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  18. Africa: EU-Africa Research Must Start Learning From FailuresRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | AllAfrica.com

    ... from. Recent examples include a 2008 MalariaEngage website designed to find a new way to crowdsource finding for malaria research in Africa; and Science for Humanity , which attempted to link up scientists and NGOs for better adoption of research in ...

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  19. Q&A: A partnership to eradicate malariaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | SciDev.Net

    SciDev.Net speaks to Ashley Birkett, director of the Malaria Vaccine Initiative , a project of the international non-profit organisation Program for Appropriate Technology in Health , and B. T. Slingsby, chief executive officer of the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund.

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  20. Seattle BioMed Researchers Identify Innate Immune Response To...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | BioSpace

    Results of the study were published online today in Cell Reports. Following transmission of the malaria parasite by mosquito bite, the first stage of infection occurs in the liver and is asymptomatic.

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