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World Malaria Day : Stepping Up For Malaria

World Malaria Day : Stepping Up For Malaria

Long-lasting insecticide-treated nets. Rapid diagnostic testing. Artemisinin-based combination therapies. None of these life-saving tools would have made it to market without the investment and engagement of the private sector and philanthropic foundations. It was through the wide-scale deployment of these and other tools that dramatic declines were achieved in the global malaria burden since the […]

So, what is the Zika virus?

So, what is the Zika virus?

NEED TO KNOW: The Zika virus may be the Ebola of 2016, just a lot less deadly. The virus is spreading rapidly throughout the Americas. The World Health Organization said the virus is spreading “explosively.” Health officials are warning of a pandemic. And the news media is starting to take notice. So, what is the […]