September 4, 2016

Singapore confirms 27 new cases of Zika virus

Singapore officials on Sunday affirmed 27 more instances of privately transmitted Zika infection disease, bringing the aggregate to 242. Twenty five cases were connected to the first outbreak zone, one was connected to a potential new group and the other new case had no known connections to any existing, the […]
July 28, 2016

Nigeria’s road map to end Malaria in Africa by 2013

The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) is commending the adoption of a comprehensive new roadmap to eliminate malaria in Africa by 2030.African leaders endorsed the Catalytic Framework to end AIDS, TB and Eliminate Malaria in Africa by 2030 during the 27th African Union (AU) Summit in Kigali, Rwanda. The framework […]
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 […]
July 20, 2016

This is the deadliest animal in the world + how to protect your health-WHO

Who would have thought that one of the tiniest creatures ever, would be one of the deadliest too? Mosquitoes cause thousands of deaths every year. Mosquitoes are one of the deadliest animals in the world. Their ability to carry and spread disease to humans causes thousands of deaths every year. […]