- Malaria is a disease caused by parasites.
- Some symptoms of malaria is chills, headache, fever, and sweating.
- Malaria has been infecting people for thousands of years.
- The way malaria is diagnosed is seeing a parasite in the patient´s blood.
- Unless the malaria is diagnosed or treated correctly you could die.
- Malaria is a major problem in the tropics and subtropics.
- It´s not just humans that get malaria, animals can also get it.
- Some Egyptians mummies have signs of malaria.
- Some people used to believe that the swamp fumes is what caused malaria.
- In the year 2015, about four hundred thirty eight million people died.
- Every year in the United States there are about one thousand five hundred cases diagnosed.
- If a person is left untreated they will develop severe issues.
- About three billion humans live in an area with a risk of malaria.
- In the 1950´s malaria got eliminated from the United States.
- Between one thousand five hundred -two thousand cases of malaria are reported each year.
- The first time malaria was identified was in 1880.
- The vaccine for malaria for humans is about to be approved in Europe.
- Malaria has similar symptoms of the flu.
- Malaria in the United States reached a forty year high of one thousand nine hundred twenty five in the year 2011.
- The way malaria is caused is by female mosquitoes.
- Malaria is an Italian word that means, ¨bad air¨.
- Malaria can be transmitted by an organ transplant, or transfusion.
- Malaria is transmitted mostly by blood.
- There are different types of malaria; but it depends on what kind of malaria you have and where you were infected.
- Malaria is a cause of death worldwide.
- The world health organization estimates almost three billion people are in risk of malaria.
- When you have malaria the doctor checks your history and gives you a physical exam.
- If you go to the doctor for malaria, the most common question they ask is if you have been anywhere tropical.
- When you go to the doctor for malaria they will prescribe you medicine based on the parasite you have been infected by.
- If you are going some where, where malaria is common your doctor can prescribe you medicine to help prevent it.
- If you get medicine before, you have to take it before, during, and after
- There are four different types of malaria from four different parasites.
- The type of drug your doctor gives, depends on where you were infected and the kind of malaria you have.
- You get malaria by an infected mosquito bite.
- Malaria is mostly a problem in areas with warm climates.
- The most deadly malaria disease is found in Africa south of the Sahara.
- To check for malaria you can be blood tested.
- Along time ago a group of ancestors suffered from malaria.
- Malaria´s name was originated in Rome.
- George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant all suffered from malaria.
- Certain scientist believe that one person out of every two people have died from malaria
- Parasites and mosquitoes are both ancient creatures.
- Malaria has been with humans since before we were even human.
- United States finds about one thousand five hundred cases of malaria every year.
- Malaria spreads when mosquitoes feed on humans.
- If a pregnant women gets malaria, their child could get it and it decreases the baby´s survival.
- When a person is infected they will start feeling symptoms from a week to about a month after they have been bit.
- Malaria is not a contagious disease.
- Malaria exists in one hundred and three countries in the world.
- Last year malaria killed half a million people.
- If you want to prevent malaria, then avoid getting bit by mosquitoes.
- Malaria can cause bad health.
- This disease threatens half the world´s populations.
- Africa is the continent that suffers the most from this disease.
- You need to get medicine to prevent malaria so you most likely don´t get it.
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