Malaria

Why People Get Malaria

What is Malaria

Malaria is an intermittent fever caused by a parasite that invades the red blood cells. The parasite is transmitted by mosquitoes in many tropical and subtropical regions.

Why the Ingalls got malaria

The Ingalls got malaria by a mosquitoes biting them. They thought it was the watermelon but it was the mosquitoes biting them.