Increasing malaria in Unity State, South Sudan

There has been a significant rise in cases of malaria in South Sudan’s Unity state over the past month with a total of over 2,000 reported cases, 150 of whom have severe infections.

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Advice For Travellers

Any traveller 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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