Malaria becomes serious problem in Burundi

During the first 22 weeks of 2014, there have been almost two and one-half million registered cases of malaria with 1,229 deaths. 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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