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... with mosquito nets is so important.
Anti-malarial medicines are relatively inexpensive, but not for the local villager. Most cannot afford them. There is also a concern about building resistance to the anti-malarial drugs.
Malaria is truly a disease of poverty — afflicting primarily the poor who tend to live in malaria-prone rural areas in poorly-constructed dwellings that offer few, if any, barriers against mosquitoes.
Jayne writes, ...
... table it until the next Cafe. In fact, this last Monday, we spent nearly three hours on the subject of Malian rap with the last half hour focused on what parents can do in raising their children with such wide social influences made available by technology, such as the Internet and other media.
For those of you who are interested in the current status of Ebola and potential cures, check out this article on a new vaccine trial in Guinea that is reporting ...
... June 18th, the classes are being held a bit earlier to allow students to be home before sunset when their fast is over.
Jim and I will be hosting the English Café on Mondays and overseeing the Library on Fridays. English Café provides for practical conversation among the students with the instructor(s) facilitating a discussion centered on a core topic. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, we’ll be taking over English level 5 from JP, who ...
They had a menu of sorts, it was mainly omelettes, chicken, steaks, fish or meat on sticks, son in between beer, people ordered a meal, it turned out they had ran out of eggs, chicken and fish, so it was limited to steaks or meat on a stick, the vegetarians never got a choice, like it or lump it, there was nothing for them
Of course I had meat on a stick again, most others went for the steaks and everything was very good
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... front of a crowd! Crazy. We finished the day there and I came back to camp and relaxed.
I have my own office in the health and safety department, and right now I am translating Safety Procedure Documents… I have a lot to do!!! I got a new computer and they provided me with a cell phone (which only send outgoing text messages but I cannot receive any)
So far I am still working and relaxing at the camp, I look forward to doing some more excersions soon.