BBC – George Clooney recovering from malaria

He said his own experience shows how the right medication can turn “the most lethal condition” into “a bad 10 days instead of a death sentence”.

Insane. I mean, with the right medication you can survive with HIV/Aids for a long time, but you’re still going to die. With malaria, within a couple of weeks you’re back on the red carpets or judging the XFactor or what have you.