Malaria cases near 5,000 in Thailand

Almost 4,888 cases of malaria with 4 deaths have been registered this year in Thailand. The most affected areas include Tak, Ubolrachathani, Maehongsorn, Ranong and Kanchanaburi.

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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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