Malaria cases are being discovered in International City, Dubai, at the rate of 2 to 3 per week

Health officials have reported several cases of malaria detected in International City, Dubai. Clinicians report diagnosing 2-3 cases per week.

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

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

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