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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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3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs

...the creation of the world's leading malaria-fighting drug and another that has nearly...drug that is now the top treatment for malaria. Inspired by traditional Chinese medicine...plant was highly effective against the malaria parasite, while working on a project...
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Holiday bazaar downtown

...the Alaska Children's Home and others. Other funds are allocated to support missions around the world, such as No More Malaria, farming tools, seeds, plants and trees for a sustainable life. Mission projects are targeted to projects and programs...
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...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 13

...with 59.382 points, just 0.033 ahead of the Russian.2013 - Kenya's Dennis Kimetto, six weeks removed from a bout of malaria, breaks the course mark in capturing the Chicago Marathon. Kimetto finishes in 2 hours, 3 minutes, 45 seconds, leading...
In South Sudan a fragile peace allows food deliveries

...child malnutrition despite earlier famine fears, but he said there were worrisome outbreaks of watery diarrhea, measles, and malaria.In Koch, Nyanchar said she won't wait to see if this lull in fighting will last. Clutching a yellow token which entitles...
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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...
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...
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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