News tagged with bed nets
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(AP) -- Bill Gates pledged $750 million on Thursday to fight three killer diseases and rescue a beleaguered health fund whose financial losses have cost it donor support.
Other Jan 26, 2012 | 5 / 5 (4) | 0
Grand Challenges Canada announces a grant today to support further development of a new innovative device to attract and kill mosquitoes that can transmit malaria.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jul 13, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
The universal coverage campaign for bed nets succeeded in dramatically extending access to these life-saving products, though recent gains may be in jeopardy unless rapid action is taken. Over 560 million long-lasting insecticide-treated ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Apr 25, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A new technique that accurately determines the risk of infants in endemic countries developing clinical malaria could provide a valuable tool for evaluating new malaria prevention strategies and vaccines.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jun 05, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Mosquito-born yellow fever has killed 32 people in Sudan's conflict-plagued Darfur region this month, the health ministry said in a statement obtained by AFP on Wednesday.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Nov 01, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Malaria, the leading cause of death among children in Africa, could be eliminated if three-fourths of the population used insecticide-treated bed nets, according to a new study from the National Institute for Mathematical ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Mar 07, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1