Press Release


Friday, May 26th, 12:00 pm

Our AIM Foundation takes the stage in battling malaria: Malawi clinic takes action on World Malaria Day

Dunedin US – May 26th 2023 / Our AIM Foundation /

As the world united to commemorate World Malaria Day last month, the impact of this deadly disease is still being felt in many parts of the world, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa, where it is responsible for countless deaths each year. Our Aim Foundation’s clinic, based in Malawi, is doing its part to tackle the burden of malaria by providing free treatment to patients daily, visiting remote villages within its outreach clinic, and distributing mosquito nets to prevent the spread of the disease.

Standing Against Malaria

Malaria is a disease caused by a parasite transmitted through the bites of infected mosquitoes. It is a major health threat in many parts of the world, including Malawi. The disease can cause a range of symptoms, including fever, headache, chills, and muscle pain, and in severe cases, it can lead to coma and death. The impact of malaria is particularly severe in children under the age of five, pregnant women, and people living with HIV.

The Malawi clinic constructed by Our Aim Foundation provides daily free treatment and care to patients with malaria. The team of healthcare professionals is trained to diagnose and manage the disease, using a combination of antimalarial drugs and supportive therapies. Patients and their families are also educated on the importance of prevention, including using mosquito nets and eliminating standing water where mosquitoes breed.

Prevention is a crucial part of the Malawi clinic’s strategy to fight malaria. The healthcare team and volunteers distribute mosquito nets to communities in need, particularly to pregnant women and young children, who are most at risk of contracting the disease. These nets are treated with insecticides that repel and kill mosquitoes, reducing the risk of transmission. They work closely with local health authorities and community leaders to ensure that these nets reach the most vulnerable populations.

Impact of a Community Clinic

Our Aim Foundation’s clinic has made a significant impact in the fight against malaria in Malawi. There is a significant reduction in the number of cases in the communities improving countless individuals’ health and well-being. But there is still much work to be done. Malaria continues to be a major health threat, and Our Aim Foundation is committed to continuing efforts to eradicate this disease once and for all.

World Malaria Day 2023

Individuals and health professionals around the world observed World Malaria Day last month and Our Aim Foundation reaffirms its commitment to providing awareness trainings, free treatment, and care to patients with malaria, as well as preventing the spread of the disease through the distribution of mosquito nets. Our Aim Foundation urges others to join in on the fight against malaria and work with them to make a significant impact in reducing the burden of this deadly disease.