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Better use of bednets would cut malaria in Democratic Republic of Congo

By Imogen Lamb

And now for the second of a three part series to mark today's World Malaria Day. In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the disease is the leading cause of death, particularly among young children. The best means of prevention is the use of bednets impregnated with insecticide. But they're not always used correctly...

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