Malaria Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. U.S. incentive program may alter the challenging economics of Ebola vaccinesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Castanet.net

    ... that affect children and a number of what are often called neglected tropical diseases a " things like leprosy, malaria and schistosomiasis, which is an infection caused by parasitic worms. The neglected diseases are conditions that plague the ...

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  2. Global life expectancy has 'increased by 6 years since 1990'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Medical News Today

    ... action and funding given to the major infectious diseases such as diarrhea , measles , tuberculosis , HIV/AIDS and malaria has had a real impact," he says. "However, this study shows that some major chronic diseases have been largely neglected but ...

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  3. Student SpeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | West Linn Tidings

    ... have a lot, so that would be a good present.' 'I would give people in Africa a mosquito net. People there can get malaria. I would give one individually to anyone that could get malaria.' 'I'd give the world something they need. Like every year, ...

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  4. Malaria drug resistance in Southeast Asia caused by a single mutated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Medical News Today

    Growing resistance to malaria drugs in Southeast Asia is caused by a single mutated gene inside the disease-causing Plasmodium falciparum parasite, according to a study led by David Fidock, PhD, professor of microbiology & immunology and of medical sciences at Columbia University Medical Center. This finding provides public health officials around the world with a way to look for pockets of emerging resistance and potentially eliminate them before they spread.

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  5. Superbugs strike again: 10 million expected to die annually by 2050Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Catholic.org

    ... cancer as the number one cause of deaths around the world. Make medicine more accessible to those in need E. coli, malaria and tuberculosis are the most prominent drug resistant bacterias and are expected to have the biggest impact on the world's ...

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  6. Men in the UK increased their life expectancy by the global average,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    ... action and funding given to the major infectious diseases such as diarrhoea, measles, tuberculosis, HIV/Aids, and malaria has had a real impact. However, this study shows that some major chronic diseases have been largely neglected but are rising in ...

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  7. Sierra Leone: President Koroma opens new Ebola care centre at NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Crofs Blogs

    ... services including: nutritional support for patients and their families; diagnoses for different diseases including malaria; psycho-social counselling; and access to safe burials teams.The centres also spearhead social mobilization efforts to help ...

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  8. Turmeric therapy to fight malariaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 17: Indian scientists have trapped a key ingredient of the common kitchen spice turmeric in tiny spheres shaped like soap bubbles and are pitching the entrapped molecule as a potential new therapy to fight malaria. Aparajita Ghosh at the Bose Institute, Calcutta, and her colleagues have shown that the turmeric compound called curcumin, entrapped in spheres, can improve survival in mice infected with a parasite similar to the one that causes brain inflammation in humans.

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  9. Ebola changed course for Diagnostics For All, and the technology could change the diagnostic gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Journal

    ... The work is only the start for the company, which is also working on diagnostic tools for river blindness and malaria. "This work allows us to create this platform that can migrate to a whole host of other infectious diseases, and a host of ...

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  10. Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation Selected to Receive up to...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... visit www.pedaids.org . UNITAID is a global health initiative established to fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and malaria. It was launched in 2006 by the governments of Brazil, Chile, France, Norway, and the United Kingdom, and about 60 percent of its ...

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  11. Ebola, enterovirus, errors: Experts say 2014 was not the best of times for public healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CFRA

    ... after more than a decade of war in the region. Doctors were scarce in many areas. Ebola was sometimes mistaken for malaria, especially in the early stages, and care and infection control were poor. An aid effort was led by the World Health ...

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  12. Toll tells on combat soldiersRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... injury deaths, other causes of death included those from chemical weapons and various infectious diseases such as malaria and influenza. Associate Prof Nick Wilson said while the main difference in life expectancy was due to soldiers dying on the ...

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  13. AHF: Recent Ukranian Tuberculosis Outbreak Due to Lack of MedicineRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Wire

    ... MDR TB have not yet been delivered to the healthcare facilities which forced the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria (GFATM) to step in and provide a short term urgent supply. However, this delivery covers only a part of the need. "There are ...

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  14. Life would go on if all bacteria disappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Washington Post

    ... much more quickly if all microbes disappeared. We'd get to enjoy life without microbial disease (no more Ebola, malaria, colds, or athlete's foot - yay!) but without fungi to pick up some of the slack of waste-processing bacteria, things would get ...

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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. Campaigners call for provision of quality healthcareRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | GhanaWeb

    ... are MDG 4, 5 and 6 on reducing Child Mortality, improving Maternal Health and combating HIV and AIDS infections, Malaria and other diseases. He said factors such as inadequate political will, lack of reliable and consistent baseline data, huge ...

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  17. New Zealand's WWI veterans had higher risk of early deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... injury deaths, other causes of death included those from chemical weapons and various infectious diseases such as malaria and pandemic influenza. The study also found that among survivors of the war, the 1914 veterans lived a statistically ...

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  18. The Shape of Global HealthRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | International Monetary Fund

    ... in the face of both long-standing and new health threats. These threats include infectious diseases like Ebola, malaria, tuberculosis, HIV, hepatitis, diarrhea, and dengue (including drug-resistant forms of these and other pathogens), as well as ...

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  19. Ntunkum health facility cries for renovationRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | GhanaWeb

    ... cases that come to the facility are referred and only uncomplicated cases are treated at the facility especially malaria. Mad Kontoh said even though the facility was to serve all the people of Dawa, Ntaabea, Adarkwa, Otwebediadua and all the ...

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  20. Ona remains as DOH chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    ... over the approval of the use of ActRx Triact as an anti-dengue drug despite only being approved to combat malaria. Last November 28, Malacanang announced that Ona's leave has been extended while waiting for the directive from Aquino, who had sought ...

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