Malaria is causing deadly cerebral swelling in African children: study

March 19, 2015 9:04 PM

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Malaria is causing deadly cerebral swelling in African children: study

It’s brain swelling that has been killing children who die of malaria infections, a new study has found.

Malaria, which is spread by mosquitoes in the tropic regions, killed 500,000 people in 2013 mostly in Africa, and there have been a reported 198 million cases with no vaccine for the disease, according to a New York Times report.

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