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Malaria Is The 'Greatest Success Story In Global Health': Nonprofit

Malaria Is The 'Greatest Success Story In Global Health': Nonprofit

This epidemiological image shows the mode of transmission, incidence, treatment and screening methods in regards to malaria. It gives statistics and also shows what is being done on the public health level to decrease incidence.

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Mosquitoes can leave you with flesh-eating bug that causes 'zombie' ulcers

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: The bug is spread through mosquito bites and often does…

Chikungunya is an infection caused by the chikungunya virus. The common symptoms are muscle pain, headache, nausea, fatigue and rash. keep yourself safe from mosquito bites. Liberty Videocon offers various health insurance plans for you and your family health. click here to know more about LVGI health insurance policies: https://www.libertyvideocon.com/our-products/health-insurance or call us at toll free number: 1800-266-5844 for further query.

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Fears of global yellow fever epidemic grow as vaccine stocks dwindle

"A last-ditch effort to prevent yellow fever spreading through Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and potentially developing into a global epidemic is to be launched using vaccines containing a fifth of the normal dose because the global stockpile is so low. Yellow fever is frequently lethal, killing half of those who develop severe symptoms. It is transmitted by the bite of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which is also responsible for the spread of Zika virus. There is a vaccine."

Key interventions to control malaria include: prompt and effective treatment with artemisinin-based combination therapies; use of insecticidal nets by people at risk; and indoor residual spraying with insecticide to control the vector mosquitoes.

Vitamins ‘effective in treating ADHD symptoms’

Vitamins ‘effective in treating ADHD symptoms’. Adults with ADHD given supplements for eight weeks had a "modest" improvement in concentration span, hyperactivity, and other symptoms, a small-scale study found. A wide range of nutrients, including vitamin D, iron and calcium, may improve brain functioning, In the study, 80 adults with ADHD were given either supplements containing vitamin D, vitamin B12, folate, magnesium, ferritin, iron, calcium, zinc and copper, or a dummy pill.

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