July 27, 2016

African First Ladies gather for 10th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancer conference

Dozens of African First Ladies, as well as the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, UN Agencies, Presidents, Speakers of Parliaments and Parliamentarians, Health ministers, philanthropic donor agencies, philanthropic donor agencies business community leaders, advocacy groups and leading scientists and clinicians from Africa and around the world are in Addis […]
July 27, 2016

Mosquito repellent: Smell of chicken shows promise against Malaria

There is currently no vaccine against malaria, and the disease killed 438,000 people in 2015, according to the latest figures from the World Health Organization. Ethiopian scientists have discovered mosquitoes are repulsed by the smell of chicken, raising hopes for the development of a novel way to prevent a disease […]