Special measures to control malaria in San Martin, Peru

With 618 reported cases of malaria in the San Martín region, the Ministry of Health is deploying special teams and measures to control this infection. 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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