Today is World Malaria Day!! (image via rollbackmalaria.org)
Did you know that water has a huge affect on the rapid spread of this disease? Stagnant pools of water are breeding grounds for mosquitoes, and with the rise in the number of dams being built in developing countries to help alleviate water problems, these pools of stagnant water have increased… and malaria along with it.
“World Malaria Day represents a chance for all of us to make a difference. Whether you are a government, a company, a charity or an individual, you can roll back malaria and help generate broad gains in health and human development.”
Click the image above to read more about this campaign and this killer disease. Find out what you can do to make a difference!