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Fasoaop : The soap that protects against malaria

Moctar Dembele from Burkina Faso, and Gerard Niyondiko from Burundi, have invented a soap that repels mosquitos.  Their invention, titled “Fasoaop” is made from shea butter, lemongrass oil, and other secret ingredients. 216 kata lagi

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Scientists want to use a genetically modified malaria parasite as a vaccine against the disease


Despite the medical advances of the past century, malaria is still a global scourge. According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 429,000 people died of malaria worldwide…

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Preparing to Go - Travel Inoculations

So nobody likes injections. Or rather I know that I really really don’t since I fainted straight after the first lot of travel inoculations. Though to be fair, I am prone to fainting and have fainted for stupid reasons such as swallowing food that was too hot and standing up too quickly, so I think my body’s just a bit useless in the blood pressure department. 658 kata lagi

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Malaria Advocates Are Worried About Eradication Funding Under President Trump


DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20 (Reuters)- When it comes to fighting malaria, Bill Gates and Ray Chambers are both inspired and concerned: With victory in sight, will the world’s new…

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Malaria champions unnerved by Trump uncertainty at crucial time


DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20 (Reuters)- When it comes to fighting malaria, Bill Gates and Ray Chambers are both inspired and concerned: With victory in sight, will the world’s new…

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Of Malaria, Medical Insurance, and Maladies

For the last couple of days, I was feeling tired and a bit out of it, but I pushed through, thinking it was just the last remnants of holiday fatigue. 608 kata lagi

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