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  • Article: Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease
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    Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2018

    It's the leading infectious cause of blindness in the world — but you likely haven't heard of it. Read more

  • Article: How Switzerland Is Leading the Fight Against Neglected Tropical Diseases
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    How Switzerland Is Leading the Fight Against Neglected Tropical Diseases

    June 7, 2018

    The right to health is not a luxury — it is a human right. Read more

  • Article: Engineers Learn How to Detect Malaria Using Just a Magnet and Laser
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    Engineers Learn How to Detect Malaria Using Just a Magnet and Laser

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 31, 2018

    Quicker and cheaper detection of malaria could help control the disease. Read more

  • Article: ​This Rare, Infectious Disease Has Killed 14 People So Far​
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    ​This Rare, Infectious Disease Has Killed 14 People So Far​

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 31, 2018

    Here's what you need to know about this outbreak. Read more

  • Article: Why Tony the Tiger and the Milky Bar Kid Could Be Banned in the UK
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    Why Tony the Tiger and the Milky Bar Kid Could Be Banned in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 30, 2018

    This is “grrreat". Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study
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    Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 29, 2018

    Researchers attribute the bulk of the deaths to “health care disruption.” Read more

  • Article: The World's Most Populous Country Says It's Close to Eliminating Malaria
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    The World's Most Populous Country Says It's Close to Eliminating Malaria

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 23, 2018

    China may be almost ready to say “zài jiàn” to malaria. Read more

  • Article: The Ebola Vaccine Is a Huge Canadian Accomplishment — and It Sat on the Shelf for Years
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    The Ebola Vaccine Is a Huge Canadian Accomplishment — and It Sat on the Shelf for Years

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 23, 2018

    The last notable Ebola outbreak killed more than 11,300 people in West Africa. Read more