30 Apr 2017 Let’s Make Malaria No More

Dr Verna Lee Kar Mun, a family medicine specialist from IMU Healthcare vetted this article on malaria. Malaria, primarily found in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, is a life-threatening disease caused by parasites. There are five known malaria parasite species, and two of them – Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax – pose the greatest threat. These parasites are transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected female Anopheles mosquito.

Find out more at Let’s Make Malaria No More (The Star – 30 April 2017)

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