mosquito net


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mosquito net

, netting
a fine curtain or net put in windows, around beds, etc., to keep mosquitoes out
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Personal measures such as using insect repellent, covering exposed skin with clothing, and using mosquito nets also provide simple, cost-effective--albeit not foolproof--protection.
The motivation lay in knowing it could help in eradicating malaria and ultimately saving lives by providing mosquito nets.
Patna Pilgrims and tourists alarmed at the recent spate of deaths from encephalitis, dengue fever and malaria have been meditating inside mosquito nets at Bodh Gaya in Bihar, a holy place for Buddhists across the globe.
In Ghana, the organization's partners assembled a massive mosquito net at the summit of one of the country's largest roadway interchanges, representing the need for a "giant" response to such a great national killer.
Gallup Polls conducted in 23 sub-Saharan African countries reveal that, in most of these countries, more people reported having mosquito nets in their homes in 2008 than they did in 2006.
It is encouraging to note that an earlier rural Surat study among 1200 households of 80 villages had revealed that about 79% of the respondents were willing to buy insecticide-treated mosquito nets (ITNs) and the mean willingness to pay was Rs.
Wash resistance and bioefficacy of Olyset net- A long-lasting insecticide-treated mosquito net against malaria vectors and nontarget household pests.
In southern Sudan, PSI will join hands with the Secretariat of Health (SOH) to launch the country's first long lasting insecticide treated "Dumuria" (sleeping tent), or mosquito net.
For babies on the move, this baby bed with mosquito net pops up in seconds and packs away to nothing.
They were told how $4 is enough to buy an impregnated mosquito net that could save a child's life.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in Africa show the best immediate prevention of malaria is a mosquito net treated with insecticide.
The fact is, I'm inside the mosquito net with a whole cloud of blood-sucking mosquitos going Buzz Buzz Bzzz Bzzz.