In this Aug. 26, 2009 file photo, a merchant speaks with a woman holding her sick child at a pharmacy in Pailin, Cambodia. (AP Photo/David Longstreath, File)

Counterfeit Malaria Drugs Widespread in Parts of Asia, Africa

(MintPress) – A new study published in the Lancet Infectious Diseases Journal concluded that one-third of drugs used to combat malaria in Southeast Asia and sub-Sahara Africa are either fake or of poor quality. With more than three billion people in the world at risk of malaria, researchers expressed grave concern because they felt the instances […]