TITLE

Stopping the Spread

AUTHOR(S)
Makhijani, Pooja
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/27/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on malaria epidemic in South America, Africa and Asia. This disease is caused by a germ spread through mosquito bites which may lead to death if not treated immediately. As of 2006, the World Health Organization records about 350 million to 500 million people infected with malaria. Around 1 million die of malaria each year.
ACCESSION #
22811657

 

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