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  • Article: Ugandan Man Invents 1-Minute Malaria Test That Doesn't Require Blood
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    Ugandan Man Invents 1-Minute Malaria Test That Doesn't Require Blood

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 15, 2018

    Malaria is the leading cause of death in Uganda. Read more

  • Article: This Trump Administration Policy Could Cause STD Rates to Rise
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    This Trump Administration Policy Could Cause STD Rates to Rise

    By Daniele Selby|June 14, 2018

    Newly reported cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in the US hit a record high in 2016. Read more

  • Article: Ghana Has Officially Eliminated This Terrifying, Blinding Disease
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    Ghana Has Officially Eliminated This Terrifying, Blinding Disease

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 14, 2018

    Trachoma is a neglected tropical disease that can blind the people it infects. Read more

  • Article: 'We Are Still at War' With Ebola Outbreak, WHO Director Warns
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    'We Are Still at War' With Ebola Outbreak, WHO Director Warns

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 13, 2018

    The outbreak is stabilizing in the Congo, but the battle is not yet won. Read more

  • Article: This YouTuber Shows How to Say Different Sexualities in British Sign Language
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    This YouTuber Shows How to Say Different Sexualities in British Sign Language

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 13, 2018

    Happy inclusive Pride Month! Read more

  • Article: Latest Ebola Outbreak Could Settle by End of June, Experts Predict
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    Latest Ebola Outbreak Could Settle by End of June, Experts Predict

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 12, 2018

    The current outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has led to 28 deaths. Read more

  • Article: Paraguay Has Officially Eliminated Malaria
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    Paraguay Has Officially Eliminated Malaria

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|June 12, 2018

    It’s the first country in the Americas to eliminate the disease in 45 years. Read more

  • Article: Bill and Melinda Gates Just Launched a Biotech Startup to Fight Diseases
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    Bill and Melinda Gates Just Launched a Biotech Startup to Fight Diseases

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 11, 2018

    The organization will focus on fighting malaria and TB — not making money. Read more