Malaria

Fever'n' Ague By: Mikayla

What is Malaria

Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease

How does someone get malaria

Usually, people get malaria by being bitten by an infectious female anopheles mosquito,

What are some signs and symptoms of malaria

Some of the signs and symptoms are: fever, flu-like illness, shaking chills, headache, muscle aches, tiredness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and yellow coloring of the skin and eyes.

what parts of the world are at risk of getting malaria

Asia, Latin America, and Sub- Saharan Africa are at risk of getting malaria.

What are ways that malaria can be prevented

It can be prevented by sleeping under long-lasting in insecticide- treated bed nets.
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