#MozzyMyths to mark #WorldMosquitoDay

Aug 20 2014
Posted in: MNM UK, World Malaria Day 0Comments

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For over 210 million years the dreaded mozzy has been “buzzing” around mankind.

World Mosquito Day on 20 August marks the historic discovery by British doctor Sir Ronald Ross in 1897 that female Anopheles mosquitoes transmit malaria between humans, laying the foundations for scientists across the world to better understand the deadly role of mosquitoes in disease transmission and come up with effective innovative interventions.

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What isn’t a myth is that you can help make malaria no more by making a donation or showing your support by treating yourself to a Malaria No More bracelet from Jack Wills – 100% of profits are helping beat malaria.

Take a look at even more myths in the Jack Wills blog

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Malaria No More UK is part of a global effort to put an end to the suffering and death caused by malaria.