| On the List of Good News Under-Reported By the Media, This is Near The Top of the List |
February 8, 2018
This is really staggeringly good news. Malaria has, through history, been one of the deadliest infectious diseases (though of late my understanding is that it has been surpassed by HIV). One of the problems with malaria is that for every death, many more are rendered unable to work for long periods of time, a drag on productivity in economies that already have trouble producing sufficient food and other goods.