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Malaria-Endemic Countries Unite to Extend Malaria Control to Migrant, Mobile ... - Africa Science News Service

Malaria News Feeds - July 4, 2014 - 07:37

Malaria-Endemic Countries Unite to Extend Malaria Control to Migrant, Mobile ...
Africa Science News Service
Roll Back Malaria Partnership (RBM), together with the International Organization for Migration (IOM), has invited Ministers of Health from Southern Africa, Asia and other malaria-endemic regions, as well as the private sector to discuss the impact of ...

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International organisation MSF extends help to control Tripura's malaria outbreak - TheHealthSite

Malaria News Feeds - July 4, 2014 - 06:48

TheHealthSite

International organisation MSF extends help to control Tripura's malaria outbreak
TheHealthSite
Malaria outbreak and fever that was recently reported in tribal areas of 11 sub-divisions under five districts in Tripura — Dhalai, Gomti, Khowai, North Tripura and South Tripura – claimed lives of over 60 people, leaving more than thousand people ...
International doctors to check malaria outbreak in Tripuraindiatvnews.com

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Wet Season Brings Spike In Malaria - Karen News

Malaria News Feeds - July 4, 2014 - 02:41

Karen News

Wet Season Brings Spike In Malaria
Karen News
As monsoon rains sweep across Burma from India, villagers in Karen State and along the Thai Burma border are prey to malaria. In the last 10 years, the fight against the malaria parasite has seen dramatic decreases in deaths. The World Health ...

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Malaria poser stings in court - Calcutta Telegraph

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 21:50

Malaria poser stings in court
Calcutta Telegraph
An aspiring schoolteacher's quest for one crucial mark in a recruitment exam has put a question mark over the answer to the question: in which city did Sir Ronald Ross discover that mosquito is the malaria vector? Many Calcuttans would have tackled ...

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Study: Mosquitoes Can Smell Malaria - Voice of America

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 20:04

Voice of America

Study: Mosquitoes Can Smell Malaria
Voice of America
Malaria infection makes mice smell a bit better to mosquitoes, raising the odds that they'll be bitten and spread the disease. That's according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The research could point the way to a ...
Malaria Parasites Can Control Your ScentPacific Standard

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Malaria Parasites Can Control Your Scent - Pacific Standard

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 19:48

Malaria Parasites Can Control Your Scent
Pacific Standard
And, if you have malaria, new research suggests that the insect can smell you especially well during some stages of the disease. At other stages of infection, by contrast, your mosquito-perceived stench appears to be bridled, which can protect you from ...

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International doctors to check malaria outbreak in Tripura - indiatvnews.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 18:31

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International doctors to check malaria outbreak in Tripura
indiatvnews.com
Agartala: Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), an independent international medical humanitarian organisation, has extended its help to control the outbreak of malaria in Tripura, where over 60 people have died due to the disease and thousands have fallen ...
Tripura govt plea to centre on malaria outbreakBusiness Standard

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Cochrane Review on primaquine to prevent malaria transmission - Medical Xpress

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 15:53

Cochrane Review on primaquine to prevent malaria transmission
Medical Xpress
Researchers from the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group, hosted at LSTM, conducted an independent review of the effects of adding a single dose of primaquine (PQ) to malaria treatment to prevent the transmission of the disease. Mosquitoes become ...

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New regs for Monday: Coal dust, fire... - The Hill

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 15:14

New regs for Monday: Coal dust, fire...
The Hill
Monday's edition of the Federal Register contains new rules for coal miners who are exposed to harmful dust, fire safety standards on airplanes, and the development of pharmaceutical drugs to treat tropic diseases such as malaria. Here's what is ...

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Cochrane Review on primaquine to prevent malaria transmission - EurekAlert (press release)

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 13:52

Cochrane Review on primaquine to prevent malaria transmission
EurekAlert (press release)
Researchers from the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group, hosted at LSTM, conducted an independent review of the effects of adding a single dose of primaquine (PQ) to malaria treatment to prevent the transmission of the disease. Mosquitoes become ...

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Review of primaquine to prevent malaria transmission

Science Daily - Malaria - July 3, 2014 - 13:20
Researchers conducted an independent review of the effects of adding a single dose of primaquine (PQ) to malaria treatment to prevent the transmission of the disease.
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International doctors to check malaria outbreak in Tripura - TwoCircles.net

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 09:25

IANS

International doctors to check malaria outbreak in Tripura
TwoCircles.net
Agartala : Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), an independent international medical humanitarian organisation, has extended its help to control the outbreak of malaria in Tripura, where over 60 people have died due to the disease and thousands have fallen ...
Tripura govt plea to centre on malaria outbreakBusiness Standard

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International doctors to check malaria outbreak in Tripura - Business Standard

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 09:05

International doctors to check malaria outbreak in Tripura
Business Standard
Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), an independent international medical humanitarian organisation, has extended its help to control the outbreak of malaria in Tripura, where over 60 people have died due to the disease and thousands have fallen ill in the ...

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Population centers in cool, highland regions of East Africa more vulnerable to ... - News-Medical.net

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 08:46

Population centers in cool, highland regions of East Africa more vulnerable to ...
News-Medical.net
Fine-scale climate model projections suggest the possibility that population centers in cool, highland regions of East Africa could be more vulnerable to malaria than previously thought, while population centers in hot, lowland areas could be less ...

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Soon, a new class of drugs to fight drug-resistant malaria - TheHealthSite

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 07:18

TheHealthSite

Soon, a new class of drugs to fight drug-resistant malaria
TheHealthSite
The compound, called WEHI-916, is the first step toward a new class of anti-malarial drugs that could cure and prevent malaria infections caused by all species of the parasite, including those resistant to existing drugs. Researchers developed WEHI-916 ...
New compound blocks 'gatekeeper' enzyme to kill malariaPhys.Org
Aussie scientists find link that could end MalariaThe Rakyat Post
New Malaria Drug Blocks Parasite's Ability To Spread To Bloodstream; May One ...Medical Daily
Business Standard -Herald Sun
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June sees more malaria cases - The Hindu

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 06:13

June sees more malaria cases
The Hindu
There was a considerable increase in the number of malaria cases in the district in June (34), compared to May (12). Though much of this can be attributed to the arrival of monsoon, the figure is still higher than that of the corresponding period in 2013.

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Health Minister Vardhan asks all states to review steps for dengue, malaria ... - TheHealthSite

Malaria News Feeds - July 3, 2014 - 05:45

TheHealthSite

Health Minister Vardhan asks all states to review steps for dengue, malaria ...
TheHealthSite
dengue-page-upload The government Wednesday asked all states to take malaria and dengue prevention measures on a war footing. Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan held a meeting to review the steps already taken in the National Capital Region ...
Take malaria, dengue prevention steps on war footing: Harsh Vardhanindiatvnews.com
Take malaria, dengue prevention steps on war footing: VardhanDay & Night News
Harsh Vardhan holds meet to review dengue preventionANINEWS

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FG seeks N112bn to tackle malaria - The Punch

Malaria News Feeds - July 2, 2014 - 23:02

The Punch

FG seeks N112bn to tackle malaria
The Punch
The figure was disclosed by a senior official, National Malaria Elimination Programme, Federal Ministry of Health, Dr. Nnenna Ezeigwe, during a presentation made at a workshop in Abuja on Wednesday. The workshop, supported by Access Bank Plc and ...

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Curtorim Primary Health Centre steps up action against malaria - Times of India

Malaria News Feeds - July 2, 2014 - 19:45

Curtorim Primary Health Centre steps up action against malaria
Times of India
MARGAO: After the Margao Urban Health Centre (UHC ) carried out precautionary measures in view of a malaria outbreak, the Curtorim Primary Health Centre (PHC)has intensified its surveillance at various construction sites. Curtorim PHC officials have ...

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Take steps for dengue, malaria prevention, states told - Daijiworld.com

Malaria News Feeds - July 2, 2014 - 17:32

Take steps for dengue, malaria prevention, states told
Daijiworld.com
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS): The government Wednesday asked all states to take malaria and dengue prevention measures on a war footing. Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan held a meeting to review the steps already taken in the National Capital Region ...
Take malaria, dengue prevention steps on war footing: VardhanDay & Night News
Harsh Vardhan holds meet to review dengue preventionANINEWS
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan urges to states "Let's share notes on ...India Education Diary

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