Key facts. Malaria is a life-threatening disease caused by parasites that are transmitted to people through the bites of infected female Anopheles mosquitoes.
Malaria occurs in nearly 100 countries worldwide. According to the 2013 World Malaria Report, there were more than 200 million malaria cases in 2012.
Unlike many other diseases that are awaiting a cure, malaria was eliminated in the U.S. in the 1950s. However, in Sub-Saharan Africa, malaria continues to kill a
Malaria eradication on the agenda at the 141st WHO Executive Board meeting 2 June 2017 – Last August, at the request of the Director-General, WHO established an
Facts about malaria in the United States, Worldwide, prevention and treatment, and biology, pathology and epidemiology.
Malaria in South Africa is close to being eliminated but to complicate matters scientists have identified a second mosquito transmitting the disease.
Malaria Risk Map. The first thing to know about malaria in South Africa is that it’s prevalent only in the country’s three north easternmost provinces – KwaZulu
Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease affecting humans and other s caused by parasitic protozoans (a group of single-celled microorganisms) belonging
QUESTION. What are the statistics of malaria in South Africa from 2002-2011 for males and females? ANSWER. It is difficult to find statistics across time that are
Malaria is a mosquito-borne disease caused by a parasite. People with malaria often experience fever, chills, and flu-like illness. Left untreated, they may develop