Deadly malaria outbreak kills 14 in Jonglei State, South Sudan

Health officials in Pariak have reported 400 cases and 14 deaths from malaria during the past 4 weeks.

Travellers to this region can reduce their risk of exposure to malaria by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Anti-malaria medication is recommended.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Malaria.

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