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Newborns account for 40% of child deaths, but only 6% of world’s foreign assistance for maternal and child health mentions them.
In early results of a large-scale randomized study published in 2010 and led by researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, giving daily antiretroviral drugs (ART) to HIV-infected moms or their breastfeeding babies for 28 weeks proved safe and effective for preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission through breast milk.
WHO-endorsed test deployed in battle against tuberculosis in Malawi. Millwood, VA (PRWEB) March 23, 2012 On World TB Day, global NGO Project HOPE says
The southern reedbuck (Redunca arundinum), also known as the common reedbuck or the rietbok, is a species of antelope that can be found in southern Africa. Its range extends from Tanzania and Gabon to South Africa, including Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Namibia, and Zambia, among other areas. It prefers a habitat within grasslands, woodlands, pastures, and valleys. This species uses reeds and other tall vegetation located near water to remain hidden from predators....
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.