Increases in malaria in South Sudan

In Bentiu, South Sudan, the number of people infected with malaria has more than doubled in the past 2 weeks.

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Advice For Travellers

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