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Insecticide-Treated Nets for Pregnant Women in Malaria Endemic Regions Key to Preventing Adverse Effects

Insecticide-Treated Nets for Pregnant Women in Malaria Endemic...

Providing pregnant women with long-lasting insecticide treated nets (LLINs) through antenatal care clinics should be made a priority in malaria endemic regions by donors, Ministries of Health, implementing agencies, and other partners in order to ... MedIndia, 1 month ago

Benefit of Insecticide-Treated Nets, Curtains and Screening on Vector Borne Diseases, Excluding Malaria: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

by Anne L. Wilson, Ramesh C. Dhiman, Uriel Kitron, Thomas W. Scott, Henk van den Berg, Steven W. Lindsay Introduction Insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) are one of the main interventions used for malaria control. However, these nets may also be ...
 Plosone.org1 week ago
World Food Programme

Big Africa mosquito meet launches in malaria eradication era many still die but progress numbers look great

Between 2004-2010 the number insecticide-treated nets delivered every year to malaria-endemic nations in sub-Saharan Africa increased from 6m
 Big News Network1 week ago Combatting Malaria in Sudan  Sudan Vision Daily2 weeks ago Combatting Malaria in Zambia, One Mosquito Net at a Time  World Food Programme2 months ago

Prioritizing Pregnant Women for Long-Lasting Insecticide Treated Nets through Antenatal Care Clinics

by Jenny Hill, Jenna Hoyt, Anna Maria van Eijk, Feiko O. ter Kuile, Jayne Webster, Richard
 Plosone.org1 month ago

Wood protection nets gain approval

Storanet is a net coated with an insecticide designed for covering or wrapping timber piles. The fibres are treated with a coating from BASF that controls the amount of insecticide available on the surface of the net. Storanet uses eight times ...
 Timber Trades Journal2 months ago
New Vision

President warns against the misuse of mosquito treated nets

President Yoweri Museveni has launched the final exercise of the distribution of insecticide treated mosquito nets with a strong warning that anybody who will be found misusing the nets for either catching white ants or fish will be arrested and ...
 State House Uganda2 months ago Museveni wants jail for people misusing bed nets  New Vision2 months ago

Rwanda: Govt to Put More Efforts in Fight Against Malaria

By Susan Babijja The change in climatic conditions and the period taken to replace the treated mosquito nets at different households after the chemicals used has worn out continue to hamper the progress that Rwanda is currently making in bringing ...
 AllAfrica.com1 week ago Govt to Put More Efforts in Fight Against Malaria  Individual.com1 week ago

Fending off dengue with insecticide-treated uniforms

[KUALA LUMPUR] Scientists working to reduce dengue infection among schoolchildren in Thailand are testing something new: insecticide-treated school uniforms. A recent study published in PLOS One (23 September) suggests that this intervention can be ...
 SciDev.net1 week ago

Huge GF boost for war on Malaria

Global Fund The Global Fund will provide at least 20 million treated mosquito nets next year that will be distributed for free to expectant mothers in a move aimed at supporting the country's efforts to combat the spread of Malaria. This new ...
 IPP Media1 week ago Japanese Global Health Fund awards $33.5 million to develop vaccines, drugs for neglected diseases  HispanicBusiness.com3 weeks ago GHIT Fund announces new grants to tackle malaria, chagas disease and dengue  News-Medical.Net1 month ago EISAI : Japanese Global Health Fund awards $33.5 million to develop vaccines, drugs for neglected diseases  4 Traders1 month ago

NY farmers seek solutions to invasive berry pest

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. -- A new invasive insect has devastated northeastern berry crops, and growers are working with Cornell University plant experts to develop strategies to fight it. Binghamton apple grower Dave Johnson tells The Ithaca Journal ...
 Miami Herald1 month ago US (NY): Farmers seek solutions to invasive berry pest  Fresh Plaza1 month ago New York farmers seek solutions as new invasive plant pest devastates berry crops  FOXBusiness.com1 month ago
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