User: esg Topic: Health
Category: Diseases :: Communicable :: Malaria
Last updated: Oct 16 2019 19:29 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Watch: Scientists have worked out how the malaria parasite ‘jumped from gorillas to humans’ 16.10.2019 Scroll.in
A particular gene called RH5 was found to be central to the study because it is ‘absolutely essential to allow a parasite to invade red blood cells’.
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India’s fight against anaemia is picking up pace 7.10.2019 Scroll.in
But states have to do more.
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Genetically modifying mosquitoes to control diseases sounds good in theory – but it has its risks 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Should things go wrong, we could end up with a more dangerous breed of mosquitoes or more virulent versions of viruses.
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Seminar on 'Sensitization of teachers on National Nutrition Month' held at ADC, Senapati 27.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Seminar on 'Sensitization of teachers on National Nutrition Month' held at ADC, Senapati
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President Kovind confers NSS Award on Daikho Dominic Shenache of DBC Maram 25.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
President Kovind confers NSS Award on Daikho Dominic Shenache of DBC Maram
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Anti-malaria campaign’s 2nd phase in Tripura soon 23.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Anti-malaria campaign’s 2nd phase in Tripura soon
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In Congo, measles is killing three times more people than Ebola 22.9.2019 Scroll.in
A failure to treat measles has resulted in violence against aid workers. So why is no one talking about the virus?
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Scientists release sterile mosquitoes in Burkina to fight malaria 19.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Scientists in Burkina Faso have deployed a new weapon in the fight against malaria, and waded into a thorny bioethics debate, by letting loose thousands of genetically sterilized mosquitoes.
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A forest in the Western Ghats is helping scientists understand how malaria spreads in birds 13.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The spread of the infection disease, hastened by the effects of climate change, is increasingly killing large numbers of birds in the tropics.
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Kenya becomes third African nation to introduce world's first malaria vaccine 13.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Kenya on Friday added the world's first malaria vaccine to the routine immunization schedule for children under two, becoming the third country in Africa to roll out the vaccine for the disease that kills one child globally every two minutes.
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After Dorian, disease is next threat on shattered Bahamian island 12.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Piles of debris, decaying human and animal corpses and fetid water on storm-hammered Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas are posing a new risk for those who survived Hurricane Dorian's wrath: Disease.
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Why India’s Adivasis, most vulnerable to disease and malnutrition, receive fewest state benefits 11.9.2019 Scroll.in
With little reliable data on their health systems and often misallocated budgets, scheduled tribes are being pushed deeper into poverty and isolation.
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Suicide Kills One Person Every 40 Seconds, Says World Health Organisation 10.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Suicide Prevention Day: Suicide was the second leading cause of death among young people aged between 15 and 29, after road injury, said World Health Organisation (WHO).
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Suicide Kills One Person Every 40 Seconds, Says WHO 9.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Across the world, one person takes their own life every 40 seconds, and more people die by suicide every year than in war, the World Health Organization said on Monday.
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Malaria can be eradicated by 2050, say global experts 9.9.2019 Reuters: Top News
Malaria can be eradicated within a generation, global health experts have said.
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Experts challenge WHO with 'epic' goal to eradicate malaria by 2050 9.9.2019 Reuters: Top News
Malaria can be eradicated within a generation and the World Health Organization (WHO) should not shy away from this "goal of epic proportions", global health experts said on Sunday.
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Six state kids take ill in MP, but AIFF says they will have to play match 8.9.2019 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Six Maharashtra kids, part of the sub-junior state team playing the AIFF Sub-Junior National football Championship in Jabalpur have taken ill and will not be able to play their match against Daman & Diu today.
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5th case of JE confirmed at Ukhrul 7.9.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
5th case of JE confirmed at Ukhrul
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Support to stir against lynching of Dr Dutta 4.9.2019 The Assam Tribune
Support to stir against lynching of Dr Dutta
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Dengue cases down from last year, says BMC report 2.9.2019 DNA
While last year, over 231 dengue-like illness cases were reported of which 153 confirmed cases were in August
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