Malaria: In 2016, an estimated 216 million cases of malaria occurred worldwide resulting in approximately 445,000 deaths. Fifteen countries accounted for 80% of global malaria deaths in 2016; all of these countries are in sub-Saharan Africa, except for India. The word ‘malaria’ comes from Italian and literally translates to ‘bad air’ as the disease was associated with swampy areas where the air smelled bad. (http://bit.ly/2GiJ4jc)
“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.” – Anais Nines
“It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It’s called living.” – Terry Pratchett
“We all owe death a life.” – Salman Rushdie
“Death makes angels of us all and gives us wings where we had shoulders smooth as ravens claws.” – Jim Morrison
“Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.”
– Benjamin Franklin
In 2015, there were an estimated 214 million malaria cases and some 438,000 malaria deaths. Since 2000, malaria mortality rates have fallen globally by 60%. The word ‘malaria’ comes from Italian and literally translates to ‘bad air’ as the disease was associated with swampy areas where the air smelled bad. (http://bit.ly/1fDL2Wg, http://bit.ly/2dHpAcL)
“It’s not that I’m afraid to die, I just don’t want to be there when it happens.” – Woody Allen
Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that.
Death smiles at us all, all a man can do is smile back.
– Marcus Aurelius