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The New York Times > Health > Health Care Policy > Cases Without Borders: Battling Insects, Parasites and Politics: “Mosquito nets are not terribly complicated, as long as you have something to suspend them from – in Mrs. Solomon’s case, a hand-hewn rafter just at head-knocking height beneath her corrugated iron roof.

Permeating the nets with insecticide does take a little concentration.”

Episcopal Relief and Development has mosquito nets for purchase in their Spring gift catalog. If you’re able to help out by contributing nets for people in Africa, you can have a huge effect on entire community.

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