Are We Close To Ending Malaria?

How Are Humans So Adept At Survival? http://testu.be/1RUv0eb
Which Countries Live The Longest? http://testu.be/1OJmAbO

Subscribe! http://bitly.com/1iLOHml

In 2013, malaria killed nearly 600,000 people, but the number of cases significantly decline. Do we finally have malaria under control?

Learn More:

Factsheet on the World Malaria Report 2014
http://www.who.int/malaria/media/world_malaria_report_2014/en/
“Malaria is an entirely preventable and treatable mosquito-borne illness. In 2014, 97 countries and territories had ongoing malaria transmission.”

Bill Gates Thinks Malaria Can Be Eradicated in His Lifetime
http://time.com/3554564/gates-foundation-malaria/
“Bill Gates announced Sunday that his foundation would ramp up funding for its malaria program by about one-third, to more than $200 million per year, and detailed how the disease can be beat in his lifetime.”

Rollback Malaria
http://www.rollbackmalaria.org/about/about-rbm/aim-2016-2030
“Ministry of Health launches Comprehensive Malaria Elimination Strategy, together with World Health Organization and Roll Back Malaria Partnership’s Global Framework to Achieve 2030 Targets”

Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Ephimeral”

Subscribe to TestTube News!
http://bitly.com/1iLOHml
_____________________________________________________________

TestTube News is committed to answering the smart, inquisitive questions we have about life, society, politics and anything else happening in the news. It’s a place where curiosity rules and together we’ll get a clearer understanding of this crazy world we live in.

Watch more TestTube: http://testtube.com/testtubenews

TestTube now has a newsletter! Get a weekly round-up of our most popular videos across all the shows we make here at TestTube. For more info and to sign-up, click here. http://testtube.com/fwd

Subscribe now! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testtubenetwork

TestTube on Twitter https://twitter.com/TestTube

Trace Dominguez on Twitter https://twitter.com/TraceDominguez

TestTube on Facebook https://facebook.com/testtubenetwork

TestTube on Google+ http://gplus.to/TestTube

Download the New TestTube iOS app! http://testu.be/1ndmmMq

Special thanks to Julia Wilde for hosting TestTube!
Check Julia on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Julia_SCI

Comments

comments