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These 3 unlikely innovations saved 663 million lives in just 15 years

These 3 unlikely innovations saved 663 million lives in just 1...

Paula Bronstein/ Insecticide-treated bed nets are one of the simplest and most effective ways to prevent malaria. Since 2000, a few simple solutions have saved approximately 663 million people from contracting malaria, according to an ..., 1 week ago

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How does an insecticide treated bed net actually work?

New research from LSTM has revealed precisely how insecticide-treated bed nets are so effective against malaria mosquitoes. Communities in the poorest countries are the most vulnerable to malaria and 90% of all malaria deaths occur in Africa.
 Medical News Today1 month ago LSTM research reveals how insecticide-treated bed nets are effective against malaria mosquitoes  9ija News.com1 month ago LSTM study reveals how insecticide-treated bed nets are effective in preventing malaria  9ija News.com1 month ago
The Guardian Nigeria

MDG target on malaria achieved amid sharp drop in cases, mortality, says WHO/UNICEF report

Life Cycle of Malaria parasite • Nigeria misses out but still on track, records over 85% insecticide-treated bednets coverage• 89% of infections, 91% deaths were in sub-Saharan Africa* N1.96 tr needed to eliminate disease by 2030 as 3 bn ...
 The Guardian Nigeria1 week ago WHO/UNICEF report: Malaria MDG target achieved, but 3 billion people remain at risk  Charity Today News2 weeks ago

Akwa Ibom Farmers Use Insecticide Nets On Vegetable Farms

Samuel Ita Uyo The Roll Back Malaria RBM of the federal government has suffered setback in parts of Akwa Ibom State with the discovery by our Correspondent that many farmers now use the long lasting insecticide treated nets collected from various ...
 Uncova2 months ago Why Akwa Ibom Farmers Use Mosquito Nets On Vegetable Farms  Nigeria Daily Independent2 months ago

600,000 more Kenyans to be put on HIV drugs

About 600,000 more Kenyans living with HIV will be put on antiretroviral treatment by 2017 because of additional Sh21.9 billion funding from donors. This will bring the number of people on treatment to about 1.4 million. Kenya has 1.6 million ...
 CEO Africa.com2 weeks ago
The University of Warwick

Big data battles small insect - Terabytes of mosquito pictures help enhance mosquito netting

Researchers at the University of Warwick's School of Engineering are using imaging technologies, that are normally applied to automotive engines and sprays, to image thousands of mosquitoes to help develop better netting and physical protection ...
 The University of Warwick1 month ago Big data battles small insect Terabytes of mosquito pictures help enhance mosquito netting…  The Bip1 month ago Big Data Battles Small Insect: Terabytes of Mosquito Images Help Enhance Netting  Scientific Computing1 month ago Terabytes of mosquito pictures help enhance mosquito netting  PhysOrg.com1 month ago

Electrostatic net kills resistant mosquitoes

A mosquito net that binds insecticides with electrostatic forces could be a significant step towards eradicating tropical diseases like malaria and dengue, according to the researchers who have developed it. The net is claimed to be up to ten times ...
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How To Save Lives From Beyond The Grave

Co-Authored with Kieran Greig A gem of wisdom Perhaps the most important fact you'll ever learn is that some charities are hundreds or even thousands of times better than others, and that an excellent charity evaluator called GiveWell identifies ...
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West Nile Virus Is Making An Unwelcome Comeback

On September 14, a wife, mother, and grandmother named Mary Ann Quisenberry passed away in Oakland County, Michigan. The monster behind her death? West Nile Virus. Mary Ann Quisenberry, age 81, passed away on September 14, 2015 due to ...
 Inquisitr5 days ago
US News & World Report

New Malaria Goals Call for Eradication

The global investment in malaria eradication has been climbing gradually with much support coming from the U.S. andnow that countriesare seeing a return on their investment , nonprofit and government leaders have set a goal to rid the world of ...
 US News & World Report6 days ago African innovations could help eradicate malaria from the continent  Ventures Africa6 days ago
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