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Malaria killed more people than usual in Ebola outbreak

LONDON - Malaria likely killed many more people than clinics.The early symptoms of malaria - a fever and body aches - are similar...Health workers said many people with malaria were afraid of catching Ebola at a medical...
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Local filmmaker Hebert to make "Yuuyaraq" into a film

...tuberculosis, cholera, or plague. Despite tragic outbreaks of newer diseases like Ebola, and the persistent burn of killers like malaria, the long-term effectiveness of the world's public health system manifests in our continued logarithmic growth as a species...
Imagine no Malaria

...our beloved Alaskan mosquitoes and did not carry a dreaded disease.Imagine No Malaria is a movement determined to end malaria in Africa by 2016. So far, malaria's impact has been cut in half, to a death rate of every 60 seconds instead of...
Documentarians encourage climate of debate makers Ann McElhinney and Phelim McAleer are battling Malaria, DDT, polar bears, climate change, Green Peace and Al Gore...Humans are animals too. ... Millions of children are dying of Malaria each year before their fifth birthday." The couples current...
Outside editorial: Fighting disease in Africa

...House of Representatives, which took the president's generous proposal to spend $30 billion over five years fighting AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis around the world and upped it by $20 billion. The $50-billion reauthorization for the president's anti-disease...
A year after kidnap of schoolgirls, hope fades

...Islam and been married off to his fighters.A negotiator said that at least three died in the early days, from a snake bite, malaria and dysentery. Then, Jonathan refused to negotiate with Boko Haram, who were offering to exchange the girls for detained...
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Today in sports history

...finishes with 59.382 points, just 0.033 ahead of the Russian.2013 - Kenya's Dennis Kimetto, six weeks removed from malaria, breaks the course mark in capturing the Chicago Marathon. Kimetto finishes in 2 hours, 3 minutes, 45 seconds, leading...
In memory of Merrill's Marauder Matsumoto

...nearly 3,000-man unit made it back home, devastated predominantly by severe jungle diseases such as typhus, dysentery and malaria," reads the governor's proclamation.Seventy years after the unit was disbanded, the proclamation continues, "the Marauders...
Brazil Beat

...the longest rivers in the world.Others were perfectly happy to avoid the northern Brazilian city, preferring to skip the malaria pills and yellow fever shots needed by many visitors.And then there's Malachi and Dylan Bussey, 27-year-old twins...
My Turn: Natural medicine has its value and its limitations

...strong immunity will not inoculate you against. One of those is malaria, especially the P-falciparum variety of malaria parasite, which attacks the brain. I picked up malaria in Ghana while visiting my wife, Mary Alice, and daughter, Alice...


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