France: Challenges To Fighting Malaria In Madagascar

Sept. 9, 2011, 11:45 a.m.


France 24's video program Health examines challenges to fighting malaria in Madagascar, where some people who cannot afford newer artemisinin-based combination therapies use older, less-effective medications that can promote drug resistance and others misuse mosquito nets. The show also looks at a chemical developed by scientists in Israel that attracts and kills mosquitoes (Dundas, 6/27).

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