UNIMAGINABLE CRUELTY: Fauci provisioned medical experiments conducted on LIVING beagles that were eaten alive by parasites in the name of "science"
(Natural News) A bipartisan group of lawmakers is demanding answers about why Tony Fauci adjudicated “sick” experiments on drugged-up puppies that involved torturing them to death with parasites. According to a report from the White Coat Waste Project, Fauci shipped part of a $375,800 grant to a lab in Tunisia that “drug[ged] beagles and lock[ed]... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

World ’ s Deadliest Malaria Parasite Dominance in Africa Could Be Over – Experts
A child health consultation at Obunga Dispensary in Homa Bay, one of the eight counties participating in the malaria vaccine pilot program. Credit: Joyce Chimbi/IPSBy Joyce ChimbiNairobi, Kenya, Oct 25 2021 (IPS) One morning in 2016, Lillian Nekesa’s 3-year-old woke up with flu-like classic symptoms of malaria. This was not Kevin’s first encounter with the killer disease. Kevin was nonetheless not immediately rushed to Busia County Referral Hospital for advanced treatment in keeping with his severe symptoms. Nekesa rushed him to a village dispensary because the referral hospital is an hour’s walk away fr...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joyce Chimbi Tags: Africa COVID-19 Development & Aid Featured Headlines Health Human Rights Inequity TerraViva United Nations ​#Health​ #MalariaVaccine Kenya Source Type: news

The tongue-eating louse does exactly what its name suggests
It's the stuff of nightmares, or science fiction: a parasite that wants to get inside an animal's mouth, where it attacks — and replaces — the tongue.(Image credit: Galveston Island State Park) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - October 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Bill Chappell Source Type: news

Fish Found With Parasite That Eats Its Tongue And Then Becomes Its Tongue
The tongue-eating louse is the only known example of a parasite replacing an organ of its host. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - October 21, 2021 Category: Science Source Type: news

Ivermectin is a Nobel Prize-winning wonder drug – but not for COVID-19
Ivermectin, when used correctly, has prevented millions of potentially fatal and debilitating infectious diseases. It's meant to be prescribed only to treat infections caused by parasites. It's not meant to be prescribed by parasites looking to extract money from desperate people during a pandemic. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

He Was Suddenly Sick and Shaking Violently. What Was Going On?
Was it a tick-borne parasite — or something weirder? (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Sanders, M.D. Tags: Malaria Medicine and Health Source Type: news

The World ’s First Malaria Vaccine—and What it Means for the Future of Pandemic Response
On Oct. 6, the World Health Organization recommended use of the first vaccine to fight malaria. The decision is momentous and highly anticipated for many reasons: among them is that this is the first vaccine to help reduce the risk of deadly severe malaria in young children in Sub-Saharan Africa, where the disease remains a leading killer. The vaccine offers hope that there can be a circle of learning from one pandemic to the next. Malaria, our oldest pandemic, may offer insights on how we can survive contemporary scourges like COVID-19. Malaria evolved at least 2.5 million years ago and first infected humans in rural part...
Source: TIME: Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Raj Panjabi Tags: Uncategorized health healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

The World ’s First Malaria Vaccine—and What it Means for the Future of Pandemic Response
On Oct. 6, the World Health Organization recommended use of the first vaccine to fight malaria. The decision is momentous and highly anticipated for many reasons: among them is that this is the first vaccine to help reduce the risk of deadly severe malaria in young children in Sub-Saharan Africa, where the disease remains a leading killer. The vaccine offers hope that there can be a circle of learning from one pandemic to the next. Malaria, our oldest pandemic, may offer insights on how we can survive contemporary scourges like COVID-19. Malaria evolved at least 2.5 million years ago and first infected humans in rural part...
Source: TIME: Science - October 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Raj Panjabi Tags: Uncategorized health healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Eritrea: Eritrea Is Winning the War Against Malaria
[Shabait] The Government of Eritrea launched the Primary Health Care Policy (PHCP) to minimize and eventually eliminate easily controlled diseases that pose the most serious public health problems. Malaria, which affects millions in the developing world, is one of them. The common malaria parasite in Eritrea is Plasmodium falciparum, which accounts for more than 84% of all cases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - October 7, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Bharat Biotech to produce world's 1st malaria vaccine approved by WHO
Earlier, WHO endorsed the world's first malaria vaccine and said it should be given to children across Africa in the hope that it will spur stalled efforts to curb the spread of the parasitic disease. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The World Health Organization Just Endorsed The World ’s First Malaria Vaccine
LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday endorsed the world’s first malaria vaccine and said it should be given to children across Africa in the hope that it will spur stalled efforts to curb the spread of the parasitic disease. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called it “a historic moment” after a meeting in which two of the U.N. health agency’s expert advisory groups recommended the step. “Today’s recommendation offers a glimmer of hope for the continent, which shoulders the heaviest burden of the disease. And we expect many more African child...
Source: TIME: Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Maria Chang / AP Tags: Uncategorized Disease wire Source Type: news

UN endorses world's 1st malaria vaccine as 'historic moment'
The World Health Organization has endorsed the world’s first malaria vaccine and said it should be given to children across Africa in the hope that it will spur stalled efforts to curb the spread of the parasitic disease (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WHO endorses use of world ’s first malaria vaccine in Africa
World Health Organization ’s director general hails ‘historic day’ in fight against parasitic diseaseThe World Health Organization has recommended the widespread rollout of the first malaria vaccine, in a move experts hope could save tens of thousands of children ’s lives each year across Africa.Hailing “an historic day”, the WHO’s director general, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said that after a successful pilot programme in three African countries the RTS,S vaccine should be made available more widely.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 6, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Lizzy Davies Tags: Global development Malaria Global health World news Society World Health Organization Africa Medical research Science GlaxoSmithKline Business Pharmaceuticals industry Children's health Source Type: news

First Malaria Vaccine Approved by W.H.O.
Malaria kills about 500,000 people each year, about half of them children in Africa. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli Tags: your-feed-science Vaccination and Immunization Malaria Preventive Medicine Parasites GlaxoSmithKline PLC Africa Disease Rates Deaths (Fatalities) Children and Childhood World Health Organization Mosquirix Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Ivermectin Okayed for Covid-19 Treatment
[The Herald] Three private hospitals and three private pharmacies have been allowed by the Medicines Control Authority of Zimbabwe to prescribe Ivermectin for the prevention and treatment of Covid-19 but only in regulated trials since the anti-parasite drug is increasingly seen as totally ineffective against Covid-19. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 4, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda: Malaria Strain Resistant to Drugs Found in Uganda
[Independent (Kampala)] Scientists have found evidence of a resistant form of malaria in Uganda, a worrying sign that the top drug used against the parasitic disease could ultimately be rendered useless without more action to stop its spread. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 1, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Number of prescriptions for ivermectin increased 72% during the pandemic compared with 2019
Heath software company Komodo Health looked at claims data for the anti-parasite drug ivermectin and found the monthly average increased 72% from 39,864 in 2019 to 68,428 in 2021. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poisonings rise as Americans treat Covid with anti-parasitic drug
Ivermectin has been touted by conservative commentators despite not being approved for use against virus (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fraudulent ivermectin studies open up new battleground between science and misinformation
Studies suggesting ivermectin is an effective Covid treatment relied on evidence ‘that has substantially evaporated under close scrutiny’, fresh research showsFollow the Australia coronavirus blogCovid vaccine rollout and rates tracker; Cases, trends and data trackerGet our free news app;get our morning email briefingDr Carlos Chaccour ran into difficulty when he and his colleaguesbegan recruiting patients in Peru for their study to determine the effect of a daily dose of the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin on people infected with Covid-19.“We would call the patient and say, ‘You have just been diagn...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 24, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey Tags: Health Coronavirus Medical research Australia news Source Type: news

East Africa: Progress Against a Neglected Tropical Disease Is Under Threat
[The Conversation Africa] Eleven years ago, in the rugged hills of West Pokot County in Kenya, Mary Alamak, a mother of four, fell ill with the parasitic disease kala-azar while she was pregnant. Her weight fell from 80 to 45 kgs in a matter of weeks. She feared for the life of her baby and her own. At the Kacheliba District Hospital, she could get diagnosed, and treated with AmBisome injections. She was cured and regained weight - and her baby was saved. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 22, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Will Doctors Who Are Spreading COVID-19 Misinformation Ever Face Penalty?
Earlier this month, Dr. Rashid Buttar posted on Twitter that COVID-19 “was a planned operation” and shared an article alleging that most people who got vaccinated against the coronavirus would be dead by 2025. His tweets are a recent addition to a steady stream of spurious claims about the COVID-19 vaccines and treatments. Another example is Dr. Sherri Jane Tenpenny’s June testimony, before Ohio state legislators, that the vaccine could cause people to become magnetized. Clips from the hearing went viral on the internet. Earlier in the pandemic, on April 9, 2020, Dr. Joseph Mercola posted a video about wh...
Source: TIME: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Victoria Knight / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

New release of WormBase ParaSite
Release 16 of WormBase Parasite has gone live. Read about it here: https://wbparasite.wordpress.com/2021/09/06/announcing-wormbase-parasite-release-16/ (Source: WormBase)
Source: WormBase - September 20, 2021 Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Ranjana Kishore Tags: brief communication community new datasets new features news release notes Wormbase Parasite Source Type: news

Ivermectin: Cochrane ’s most talked about review so far, ever. Why?
In this author interview with Stephanie Weibel and Maria Popp, we find out more about their Cochrane review, Ivermectin for treating and preventing COVID-19. The review currently has an Altmetric Attention Score of more than 7000, which makes it the most talked-about review in the history of the Cochrane Library.Briefly, what is Ivermectin?Ivermectin is a medicine used to kill parasites, such as intestinal worms (helminths) in animals or scabies in humans. It is inexpensive and it is widely used in regions of the world where parasitic infestations are common, such as in parts of Asia and South America. Ivermectin has few u...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 14, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Africa: Scientists Call for Research Into Effects of Parasitic Infections on Vaccines
[The Conversation Africa] Over a year since the first case of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, fast advances in vaccine development have given the world a fighting chance against the coronavirus. SARS-CoV-2 vaccines have become leading instruments against severe health effects associated with COVID-19 disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 12, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Why does Africa have such low rates of severe covid-19 infection and mortality?
(Natural News) In 2015, the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine was awarded to William C. Campbell from the US, Satoshi Omura from Japan, and Youyou Tu from China. The three scientists discovered natural-based remedies to treat parasitic infections that cause malaria, river blindness (onchocerciasis) and elephantiasis (lymphatic filariasis). These infections plague over a hundred... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Efforts grow to stamp out use of parasite drug for COVID-19
Health experts and medical groups are pushing to stamp out the growing use of a decades-old parasite drug to treat COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Viruses, even alien ones, are delicate things | Letter
The Sars-CoV-2 virus cannot keep going beyond about two metres from its host, writesMartin YuilleProf Paul Davies ’s headline-grabbing proposal of an invasion by alien viruses (Viruses may exist ‘elsewhere in the universe’, warns scientist, 6 September) may well raise a scientific eyebrow or two.We can be confident that living cells emerged before viruses (on any planet) because viruses are, by definition, obligate parasites: they can only multiply inside a living cell. Even if you say that viruses were originally cells that then became stripped down, you are merely confirming that cells came first. And w...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Science Health Society Coronavirus Infectious diseases Microbiology World news Alien life Source Type: news

Ohio judge reverses court order forcing hospital to treat Covid patient with ivermectin
Judge cites lack of ‘convincing evidence’ that drug is effective, siding with hospital that refused to administer medicationAn Ohio judge has reverseda court order that forced a local hospital to treat a Covid-19 patient with the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin.Related:Military doctors shore up exhausted health teams in US south amid Covid surgeContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Maya Yang Tags: Ohio Coronavirus Vaccines and immunisation Science US news Source Type: news

FACT CHECK: Rolling Stone lied about hospitals being full of ivermectin overdose patients
(Natural News) A few weeks back, the left-wing rag Rolling Stone published an ivermectin hit piece that falsely claimed hospitals are now being overwhelmed with patients who supposedly overdosed on the FDA-approved anti-parasite drug for humans. Rolling Stone‘s headline said it all: “Gunshot Victims Left Waiting as Horse Dewormer Overdoses Overwhelm Oklahoma Hospitals, Doctor Says.”... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Efforts grow to stamp out use of parasite drug for COVID-19
Health experts and medical groups are pushing to stamp out the growing use of a decades-old parasite drug to treat COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Rural Oklahoma hospitals overwhelmed by people overdosing on ivermectin
So many residents of rural southeast Oklahoma are overdosing on the anti-parasite drug ivermectin that it is overwhelming local hospitals. Many are using versions of the drug made for horses. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Internet Vigilantes Are Fighting Ivermectin Misinformation With Memes And Explicit Horse Cartoons
Ivermectin, an anti-parasitic commonly used in the U.S. to deworm horses, has been touted as a Covid-19 miracle cure without proof and despite warnings from the FDA not to take it for this purpose. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 2, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Science /science Social Media /social-media Breaking breaking-news Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

Ivermectin: Questions and answers about the anti-parasitic drug
A veterinary version of an anti-parasitic medicine called ivermectin is facing a shortage amidst unproven claims that it can be used as treatment for COVID-19 — and misinformation about the drug has caused confusion. Here's what you need to know. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Calgary Source Type: news

When is ivermectin safe for humans and other questions about anti-parasitic drug not recommended for COVID-19
An anti-parasitic medicine called ivermectin is facing a shortage in Canada amid unproven claims that it can be used to treat COVID-19 — and confusion about the drug has sparked a lot of questions. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Calgary Source Type: news

Arkansas inmates not told they were given anti-parasite drug
Several inmates at a northwest Arkansas jail say they weren't told a medication they were given to treat COVID-19 was actually an anti-parasite drug health officials say should not be used to treat the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

FACT CHECK: The FDA first approved ivermectin for HUMANS back in 1996... media outlets are deliberately lying to the public
(Natural News) The mainstream media is lying on behalf of Big Pharma and the medical fascists by falsely claiming that ivermectin is a de-wormer for animals, when the reality is that the anti-parasite drug was first approved for human use back in 1996. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which is... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ivermectin is a wonder drug but not for COVID — and misinformation is causing a shortage
Ivermectin is a Nobel Prize-winning anti-parasitic drug that has improved the health of millions. But there's a shortage of the drug in Canada, as global demand surges due to unproven claims that the medicine can be used to treat COVID-19. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Calgary Source Type: news

CDC and FDA despise safe remedies for Covid-19, but Ohio judge orders highly effective anti-parasitic drug intervention despite all the regulatory agency lies and suppression
(Natural News) Judge Gregory Howard of Butler County, Ohio just showed the entire world there is sometimes still justice in medicine. Despite the CDC’s dire warnings about the anti-parasite drug that’s often used for animals, Judge Howard has decided to save Jeffrey Smith’s life, a man in the ICU at the West Chester Hospital who’s... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Expert says ivermectin has NO EFFECTS in fighting viral diseases but drug is safe
A top parasite expert from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, told the Daily Mail that the anti-parasite drug ivermectin has no ability to fight COVID-19. It has recently been touted as a cure. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prescriptions Rise for Veterinary Drug for COVID Patients, Even Though It Won't Help
MONDAY, Aug. 30, 2021 -- Despite studies showing that it doesn't work against COVID-19, prescriptions for the anti-parasite drug ivermectin have climbed sharply in recent weeks as COVID-19 cases surge nationwide, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 30, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

No, Ivermectin Cannot Treat Covid-19
The latest flood of misinformation about Covid-19 treatments surrounds ivermectin, an anti-parasitic drug that some people thinks can treat or prevent the virus. Spoiler alert: it can't. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steven Salzberg, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Coronavirus Source Type: news

Ivermectin, A 40-Year Old Anti-Parasitic Now Embedded In A Covid-19 Culture War
The fact that ivermectin has become a lightning rod embedded in a Covid-19 culture war should surprise no-one. The pandemic has been replete with politicized discussions of non-pharmaceutical interventions, treatments, vaccines, and even the virus itself. None of this has served public health well. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 29, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & Source Type: news

Anti-Parasite Drug's Use at Arkansas Jail Sparks Probe Anti-Parasite Drug's Use at Arkansas Jail Sparks Probe
It wasn't clear whether all the inmates who were prescribed the medication had tested positive for COVID-19.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - August 27, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Arkansas doctor under investigation for prescribing anti-parasitic drug thousands of times for Covid-19 despite FDA warning
The Arkansas Medical Board is investigating after a doctor said he prescribed an anti-parasitic drug "thousands" of times for treatment... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Anti-parasite drug's use at Arkansas jail sparks probe
The Arkansas Medical Board has opened an investigation following reports that inmates at a county jail were prescribed an anti-parasitic drug to combat COVID-19 even though it hasn’t been approved to treat the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Anti-parasite drug used on Arkansas jail's inmates for COVID
Inmates at a northwest Arkansas jail have been prescribed ivermectin to combat COVID-19, despite warnings from federal health officials that the antiparasitic drug should not be used to treat the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Parasitic Disease Surveillance, Mississippi, USA Parasitic Disease Surveillance, Mississippi, USA
How prevalent are parasitic diseases in this region?Emerging Infectious Diseases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases Journal Article Source Type: news

Covid US: CDC says 19-FOLD increase in patients using deworming drug despite FDA warnings
Distribution of ivermectin, an anti-parasite drug, has increased 19-fold has falsehoods about the drug's ability to treat COVID-19 have spread on social media, per CDC data. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mississippi officials warn against using anti-parasite drug to treat COVID amid uptick in calls to poison control
The state health department said at least 70% of recent calls have been related to ingesting ivermectin. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health officials warn people not to take a drug meant for livestock to ward off or treat Covid-19
Mississippi health officials are warning residents not to take an anti-parasitic drug -- in most cases, a formulation purchased at... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news