|   Posted: May 09, 2019

One of the world’s most devastating diseases comes from one of the smallest insects. Malaria — a disease transmitted by female mosquitoes — killed 306,000 children in 2015, mostly in sub-Saharan Africa.

Day 22: Malaria

One of the world’s most devastating diseases comes from one of the smallest insects. Malaria — a disease transmitted by female mosquitoes — killed 306,000 children in 2015, mostly in sub-Saharan Africa.

A boy laying under a mosquito net

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Pray that more children gain access to insecticide-treated mosquito nets, one of the most effective ways to prevent malaria transmission.

Pray that doctors will develop an effective malaria vaccine.

Pray that health and science experts will discover how to eradicate malaria.