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Malaria

New approach in fight against malaria unveiled...

The Larviciding approach towards the control of malaria was launched by the health minister, Dr Jane Ruth Aceng.

US begins phase two of indoor residual spraying...

The exercise which began on May 25, is being implemented under the US government’s President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI).

Tired of COVID-19 news? Here are some reasons...

First, they have found not one, but three new ways to combat malaria, just as the problem of growing resistance to existing drugs and insecticides was...

Malaria cases surge in Zimbabwe during coronavirus...

The increase in malaria cases has raised concerns that some coronavirus cases may go unrecognised since some symptoms of the two diseases are similar....

Doctors warn of malaria drug scarcity

Around the world, countries are expanding access to chloroquine (CQ) and hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), which are used to treat malaria and are known to have...

Study says homemade soup may fight malaria...

Of 56 soup samples tested, five were more than 50 percent effective in curbing growth of the parasite

Congo distributes three million mosquito...

Insecticide-treated nets are a time-honoured but highly effective way of preventing transmission of the mosquito-borne malarial parasite.

What is dengue, and why is it so widespread?...

Dengue is transmitted mainly by the Aedes Aegypti mosquito, which thrives in densely-populated tropical climates and breed in stagnant pools of water....

Health ministry vows to curb malaria

According to Joyce Moriku Kaducu the state Minister In-charge of Primary Health care, the current Malaria upsurge has affected almost half of the country...

Malaria cases overwhelm Omiito Health Centre-II ...

In June, the health unit had 158 children below four years diagnosed and 100 of them tested positive for malaria while 550 patients above five years were...

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