Increasing malaria in Kenyan coastal regions

Although malaria infections have decreased in many parts of the country, recent increases along the coastal areas have created some concern among health authorities. Every year approximately 4,000 Kenyans die from malaria.

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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.

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