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The future of a holistic malaria prevention treatment

05/10/2011
Despite evidence that housing plays an important role in the eradication of malaria, it is often overlooked. As World Malaria Day gets closer each year, organizations release an increasing number of reports on the progress achieved and what needs to be done to eliminate the disease. Despite vast evidence that housing ...

Cameroon: Mosquito-proof Housing As Malaria Transmission Antidote

05/10/2011
or several years, bednets and insecticide spraying have served as priority weapons in the fight against malaria transmission across Africa. However, the defiant vampire vectors and malaria parasites in their mad quests for survival have regularly altered tactics, formulating resistance to insecticides and even drugs to maintain their claim ...

We must act on living conditions in the fight against tuberculosis

03/24/2011
24 March 2011 – To mark World TB Day, ARCHIVE urges government, private and third sector authorities to pay greater attention to housing/living conditions as an important measure in the fight against tuberculosis (TB). Peter Williams, Founder and Executive Director of ARCHIVE, says: “Decent living conditions are an effective measure for ...

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