malaria deaths http://kplu.org en Study raising malaria death toll 'radically changes the picture' http://kplu.org/post/study-raising-malaria-death-toll-radically-changes-picture <p>A new global estimate of malaria deaths by researchers in Seattle has revealed the death toll is much greater than most experts had thought &mdash; and is not, as had been universally assumed, mostly a killer of children.</p><p>The study found more than 1.2 million people died from malaria in 2010, nearly twice the official estimate put out by the <a href="http://www.who.int/malaria/world_malaria_report_2011/en/" target="_blank">World Health Organization</a>, and more than a third of the deaths were in adults.</p><p><a href="http://humanosphere.kplu.org/2012/02/study-malaria-death-toll-much-bigger-killing-adults-as-well-as-kids/"><strong>Read more on Humanosphere.</strong></a></p><p> Fri, 03 Feb 2012 00:51:12 +0000 Tom Paulson 4031 at http://kplu.org Study raising malaria death toll 'radically changes the picture'