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State aids Mopani's fight against malaria - Zambia Daily Mail

Malaria News Feeds - November 20, 2014 - 10:41

Zambia Daily Mail

State aids Mopani's fight against malaria
Zambia Daily Mail
GOVERNMENT has donated 5,000 litres of indoor residual spray (IRS) chemicals worth US$150,000 (over K900,000) to Mopani Copper Mine's (MCM) Malaria Prevention Programme. The contribution of 5,000 litres of the newly-recommended ACTELLIC 300 ...

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Queen 'worried Ebola could eclipse malaria' - New Vision

Malaria News Feeds - November 20, 2014 - 10:03

New Vision

Queen 'worried Ebola could eclipse malaria'
New Vision
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has voiced concerns that malaria risks being sidelined because of the focus on the Ebola virus, a medical professor said after meeting the monarch this week. "After Ebola we will still have malaria," the queen said ...
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Rise in malaria cases stings TMC officials - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - November 20, 2014 - 09:33

Rise in malaria cases stings TMC officials
Times of India
THANE: The Thane Municipal Corporation is a worried lot as along with dengue cases, even malaria cases are on the rise. In the last five months, the city has witnessed a sharp rise in cases as compared to the previous months. Even though the TMC has ...

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Malaria cases on the rise, four builders fined in Mangaluru - The Hindu

Malaria News Feeds - November 20, 2014 - 06:24

Malaria cases on the rise, four builders fined in Mangaluru
The Hindu
Joint Director (Malaria and Filaria) B.G. Prakash said that over the past 10 months 7,201 persons have been diagnosed with malaria compared to 5,660 in 2013. “There is a definite increase in the number of cases. District authorities have been alerted ...

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Malaria Even More Deadly Than Ebola, Says Queen - Breitbart News

Malaria News Feeds - November 20, 2014 - 01:58

Breitbart News

Malaria Even More Deadly Than Ebola, Says Queen
Breitbart News
The Queen has told leading scientists that she is concerned the focus on ebola will result in people dying from other deadly diseases such as malaria. At an event hosted by foreign affairs think tank Chatham House, Her Majesty revealed she had been ...

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Pneumonia even deadlier than malaria - Nigerian Tribune

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 23:01

Nigerian Tribune

Pneumonia even deadlier than malaria
Nigerian Tribune
And the argument lingered as to whether cold water could really expose one to pneumonia, in fact, Esther had to put an embargo on drinking cold water, not only to make her voice sonorous when singing but, to in her own little way, shield herself from ...

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Rise in malaria cases stings TMC officials - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 20:47

Rise in malaria cases stings TMC officials
Times of India
THANE: The Thane Municipal Corporation is a worried lot as along with dengue cases, even malaria cases are on the rise. In the last five months, the city has witnessed a sharp rise in cases as compared to the previous months. Even though the TMC has ...

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Queen expresses malaria fear amid Ebola outbreak - Express.co.uk

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 15:18

Express.co.uk

Queen expresses malaria fear amid Ebola outbreak
Express.co.uk
According to him, she said: "After Ebola we will still have malaria." He added: "She was very interested in Ebola because she said her doctor had told her that there were more people dying from malaria every week than are dying from Ebola - and he was ...
Queen fears 'malaria comeback'Telegraph.co.uk
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The Times (subscription) -Western Daily Press
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Cheap anti-malaria drug shows promise against colorectal cancer - Medical News Today

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 11:08

Medical News Today

Cheap anti-malaria drug shows promise against colorectal cancer
Medical News Today
They describe how the drug artesunate - a common anti-malaria medicine - showed a promising effect in slowing tumor cell proliferation in a small group of colorectal cancer patients before they had their tumors surgically removed. Colorectal cancer ...
Common anti-malaria medicine could have significant impact on colorectal cancerNews-Medical.net

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Ecobank Takes Malaria Awareness Campaign to Schools - AllAfrica.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 04:15

Ecobank Takes Malaria Awareness Campaign to Schools
AllAfrica.com
Lagos — Ecobank has donated malaria prevention kits worth several millions of Naira to various schools and health care Centers in rural communities across Nigeria as part of activities to mark "Ecobank Day", observed simultaneously in 36 African ...

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Common anti-malaria medicine could have significant impact on colorectal cancer - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 02:04

Common anti-malaria medicine could have significant impact on colorectal cancer
News-Medical.net
Medical experts say a common malaria drug could have a significant impact on colorectal cancer providing a cheap adjunct to current expensive chemotherapy. A pilot study by researchers at St George's, University of London, has found the drug artesunate ...

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Queen fears malaria 'comeback' - Belfast Telegraph

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 00:21

Belfast Telegraph

Queen fears malaria 'comeback'
Belfast Telegraph
He added: "She was very interested in Ebola because she said her doctor had told her that there were more people dying from malaria every week than are dying from Ebola - and he was right. "She's afraid that malaria will have a comeback because of the ...

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The $.30 kit that could end malaria - wwlp.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 19, 2014 - 00:01

wwlp.com

The $.30 kit that could end malaria
wwlp.com
Yet Malaria still claims hundreds of thousands of lives each year. All it takes is a single mosquito bite and you can become infected. In 2012, the tropical disease caused 627,000 deaths internationally, 90% of them in sub-Saharan Africa. Ashley Uys, a ...

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Queen fears 'malaria comeback' - Telegraph.co.uk

Malaria News Feeds - November 18, 2014 - 21:08

Telegraph.co.uk

Queen fears 'malaria comeback'
Telegraph.co.uk
"She's afraid that malaria will have a comeback because of the fact people are not paying enough attention to it." Prof Heymann said the Queen is correct because children with fever will have trouble being seen due to hospitals being occupied with ...
Queen fears malaria 'comeback'Yahoo News UK

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Monkey malaria on the rise among humans in Malaysia - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - November 18, 2014 - 17:11

Monkey malaria on the rise among humans in Malaysia
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 ...

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Monkey malaria on the rise among humans in Malaysia - SciDev.Net

Malaria News Feeds - November 18, 2014 - 16:37

Monkey malaria on the rise among humans in Malaysia
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 ...

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East Asia Summit adopts unprecedented regional malaria goal - OpEdNews

Malaria News Feeds - November 18, 2014 - 16:05

East Asia Summit adopts unprecedented regional malaria goal
OpEdNews
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 ...

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Cheap malaria drug could treat colorectal cancer effectively too, say experts - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - November 18, 2014 - 14:26

Cheap malaria drug could treat colorectal cancer effectively too, say experts
Medical Xpress
A pilot study by researchers at St George's, University of London, has found the drug artesunate, which is a widely used anti-malaria medicine, had a promising effect on reducing the multiplication of tumour cells in colorectal cancer patients who were ...

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Cheap malaria drug could treat colorectal cancer effectively too, say experts

Science Daily - Malaria - November 18, 2014 - 14:16
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 (CRC) 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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CWRU malaria researcher named Foreign Policy leading global thinker - The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

Malaria News Feeds - November 18, 2014 - 14:02

Phys.Org

CWRU malaria researcher named Foreign Policy leading global thinker
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
Grimberg, an assistant professor of international health, developed the scientific concept behind a portable, hand-held malaria detection instrument that rapidly detects the presence of malaria from a drop of blood. The concept, called Magneto-Optical ...
Case Western Reserve malaria expert named one of 100 leading global thinkers ...Phys.Org
Case Western Reserve Malaria Expert Named One of 100 Leading Global ...Newswise (press release)

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