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Malaria Nets

Fight Against Malaria Slows As Fewer Nets Given Out: WHO

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 12.12.2013 | Healthy Living

LONDON (AP) — Global efforts to curb malaria are stalling after a drop in funds to buy bed nets, according to the latest report Wednesday from the W...

Ancient Diseases Are Finally On Their Way Out

www.nytimes.com | Posted 10.01.2013 | Impact

IMAGINE having to pick just one of your children to save, while leaving the others to face death. On the Ground. One of my most searing experience...

Defeating Malaria to Defend Dreams

Tasha Chambers | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact
Tasha Chambers

Three months ago, I shared a story about a Ugandan girl -- Christine Akullo -- who was preparing to compete in the Paralympics in London. The events for which Christine had trained so hard went on without her, because she suddenly became ill with malaria.

WATCH: Mandy Moore On Prevention For World Malaria Day 2012

Posted 09.14.2012 | Impact

On World Malaria Day 2012, Mandy Moore shares a first-hand account with AOL of her visits to Cameroon, Central African Republic and Sudan, where she ...

Africa's Soccer Bite

Alan Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Alan Black

Didier Drogba is a remarkable man. And in his native Ivory Coast, his voice reaches all. But last year, a virulent flying host stung the wings on his feet. He has never been the same.

Our First Day in Uganda

Tom Cavanagh and Gavin DeGraw | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Cavanagh and Gavin DeGraw

We're a small group of people doing a small thing, driving down a junked up, dusty road to hand one family a malaria net. But the more nets we're able to buy, the more children get to grow up and tell us their stories.