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UNICEF, Malawi Test Drones for Carrying Babies' HIV Tests

Malawi and the U.N. children's agency are experimenting with drones to speed up HIV testing for infants. Mahimbo Mdoe, a UNICEF representative in Malawi, said drones would solve the challenges that health workers face in reaching remote parts of the southern African nation. Mdoe said 10,000 children in Malawi die every year of illnesses related to HIV, which causes AIDS, and that nearly 40,000 children were born to HIV-positive mothers in 2014. The UNICEF spokeswoman in Malawi,...

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