Malaria Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Why an iron fish can make you strongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Newsday

    ... are other forms of anaemia. It can also be caused by vitamin B12 and A deficiencies, parasitic infections, such as malaria, and other infectious diseases. "And measuring whether people have enough iron or not in their bodies is very difficult in ...

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  2. Life-saving drugs for all can be achievedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Japan Times

    ... per year. In contrast, GiveWell estimates that the cost of saving a life by distributing bed nets in regions where malaria is a major killer is $3,400. Given that most of the lives saved are those of children, who even in developing countries have a ...

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  3. Fact Sheet: The President's Global Development Council's Second ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The White House

    ... in maternal and child health, family planning, nutrition and infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases. From Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 to FY 2014, the U.S. Government dedicated more than $50 billion to ...

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  4. Liberian village workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... once paid for hernia surgery for a man who could not afford the price. It was about $60. Hanson was hospitalized for malaria in the hospital that he said was "for Liberian standards, not too bad of a hospital." Noting that it wasn't up to American ...

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  5. Liberian village workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... once paid for hernia surgery for a man who could not afford the price. It was about $60. Hanson was hospitalized for malaria in the hospital that he said was "for Liberian standards, not too bad of a hospital ... You really don't want to be there," ...

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  6. Baldwin praises FDA plan to lift ban preventing gay men from donating bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... the past year to donate. That's a policy that is in line with other risk factors like having been in a country where malaria is present or having accidental blood contact or sharps incidents. Baldwin says the move is a step towards more scientific ...

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  7. McCaffrey for Groton Water CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... for use as anti-malarial drugs with Walter Reed Hospital. My excitement with this project was my father contracted malaria as a Marine in Guadalcanal in WW2 and suffered with it his whole life. After school I was assigned to the Naval Research ...

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  8. Longer lives around the world but many painsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Standard

    ... have access to health services." As it is, targets should be met by year's end for turning around epidemics of HIV, malaria and tuberculosis. New HIV infections reported in 2013 affected 2.1 million people against 3.4 million in 2001. But it will be ...

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  9. Prescriber and patient-oriented behavioural interventions to improve ...Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | BioMed Central

    Background The increasing investment in malaria rapid diagnostic tests to differentiate malarial and non-malarial fevers, and an awareness of the need to improve case management of non-malarial fever, indicates an urgent need for high quality evidence on how best to improve prescribers' practices. Methods A three-arm stratified cluster-randomised trial was conducted in 36 primary healthcare facilities from September 2010 to March 2012 within two rural districts in northeast Tanzania where malaria transmission has been declining.

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  10. West Africa: Why Did Liberia Beat Ebola Before Guinea or Sierra Leone?Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | AllAfrica.com

    ... public health system. (It's important to remember that in the rush to contain Ebola, other diseases such as malaria and tuberculosis were largely ignored , leading to thousands of additional deaths). As Liberia begins to contemplate its difficult ...

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  11. Viagra could help stop malariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | RedOrbit

    It turns out that "little blue pill" can do so much more than increase blood flow to a certain part of the male anatomy. According to a new study published in the journal PLOS Pathogens , Viagra helps the spleen filter out the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum by giving red blood cells "a stiffy".

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  12. Russian space bosses SPAT on Elon Musk when he tried to buy a rocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Mail

    ... 3. 'That's my lesson for taking a vacation: vacation will kill you.' - Elon Musk, who nearly died in 2000 from a malaria infection following a holiday in Africa. 4. 'I would like to allocate more time to dating, though. I need to find a girlfriend. ...

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  13. PICTURES: Greatham Children's Captain Cook adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Hartlepool Mail

    ... was damaged on some coral and they had to stop for a while to do repairs, during which time 30 of the crew died from malaria from mosquitoes.

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  14. Ebola R&D, Antibiotic Resistance, Neglected Diseases Among Issues At...Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Intellectual Property Watch

    ... development and clinical trials, she said. Also on the WHA agenda is the draft global technical strategy [pdf] for malaria from 2016-2030, and the Global vaccine action plan [pdf]. In the reform process of the organisation, a Framework of engagement ...

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  15. Brokerages Anticipate Genocea Biosciences to AnnounceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... candidate in HSV-2, GEN-003, as well as earlier-stage programs in Pneumococcus, Chlamydia, HSV-2 prophylaxis and Malaria. To get a free copy of the research report on Genocea Biosciences (GNCA), click here . For more information about research ...

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  16. Difficult diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Financial Times

    ... the person she was 10 years ago. It was grief that drove Dr Dare to Insead. After her daughter Oreoluwa died from malaria in 2005, her professional life, once a source of vitality, became inconsequential. Her partner encouraged her to embark on the ...

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  17. On Native GroundFREE Market Failures Fueled the Ebola EpidemicRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... the disease - safe drinking water and improved sanitation - don't exist in too many places. Cholera, HIV/AIDS and malaria just as disproportionately deadly. Chaos kills, too. Whether it is political chaos - when governments fail to provide for their ...

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  18. New UN report shows mixed results for reaching MDG health targets by end of 2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | United Nations

    ... of 2015, the world will have met the Millennium Development Goals ( MDGs ) for turning around the epidemics of HIV, malaria and tuberculosis, and boosting access to drinking water, but will likely fall short of reaching other health-related goals in ...

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  19. Researchers uncover new mode of cardiovascular communicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... colleagues shows that CD14+ cells in t ... A new target for drug development in the fight against the deadly disease malaria has been discovered by researchers at MIT. The most detailed study to date showing how electrical stimulation accelerates ...

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  20. How electrical stimulation accelerates wound healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... targeted treatment for cardiovascular ... A new target for drug development in the fight against the deadly disease malaria has been discovered by researchers at MIT. UNSW Australia researchers have shown that changing just a single letter of the ...

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