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Malaria: Cause and Effect
Malaria is the biggest infectious killer in Africa, claiming over two million people every year
(three per minute), most of who are children.
Death figures from Malaria far exceed those of AIDS and Tuberculosis.
Once contracted Malaria is not simply cured by medication as there are different strains.
The parasite is carried and injected into the host through the saliva of the female Anopheles
mosquito (the male is a harmless fellow living off nectar).…read more