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Gavi Partners Help Protect 50 Million Children From Seasonal Meningitis

Geneva — Major step in campaign to eliminate meningitis in 26 countries. Efforts to eliminate meningitis in 26 at-risk countries will take a major step forward

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Battling to Restrain Cholera, Hepatitis E Outbreaks

Isiolo — An outbreak of cholera along the Kenya-Somalia border has left dozens dead and many more sick, according to local residents, aid workers and

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Tracking Killers and Healers Around Africa

Over the past several weeks, AllAfrica's crack investigative team has documented scientists acting strangely. At summits, symposia and scholarly consultations – and in exclusive interviews

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South Africa Prepares for HIV Vaccine Trial

A vaccine candidate which showed that it can protect against HIV infection by up to 31% when tested in Thailand three years ago will be

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Key To A Healthy Skin

The key to healthy skin lies beyond which soap you use. It depends on what you eat, whether you exercise, how much stress you're under

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Ways to Improve Bone Health

Work on those quads. A recent study found while stronger thighs won’t prevent osteoarthritis of the knees, it can reduce the amount of pain or

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Tips To Become More Fit

Today is National Women's Health and Fitness Day. This is "the nation's largest annual health promotion event for women of all ages." Whether you are

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CARICOM Joins Battle Against Cholera in Haiti and DR

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Friday September 21, 2012 – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has signed a declaration to become one of the latest partners in a new

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Durban Children's Hospital To Reopen

A large children's hospital in Durban, South Africa, is being rebuilt two decades after it closed owing to apartheid. It opened in 1931 as a

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New Dangerous Breed of Mosquitos Discovered In Kenya

Scientists from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, have discovered a potentially dangerous new malaria-transmitting mosquito in Kenya. The species, which has never been

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WHO Warning as Ebola Virus Kills 31 in DRC

An outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has now killed 31 people and could threaten major towns, the World Health

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Global Child Mortality Rate Falls

The number of children dying before the age of five has fallen significantly over the past 20 years, the UN children's agency Unicef has said. Some

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Cape Town Scientists Make Malaria Breakthrough

A compound that has the potential to cure malaria in a single dose has been discovered by researchers from the University of Cape Town (UCT). The

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Health Workers Continue Thier Strike

In yet another sign of confusion, health workers who have been on strike appear to have disowned a back to work formula agreed with the

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