Outbreak of malaria in Huong Hoa district, Quảng Trị Province, Vietnam

An outbreak of malaria involving at least 50 people has been reported in Huong Hoa district, Quảng Trị Province, Vietnam. 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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