Travelling out of the country soon? Start an OnCare visit today to receive a treatment plan that includes malaria prevention advice and, if necessary, malaria prevention medication.
While rare in the US, malaria is still common in some parts of the world. It is passed to humans by mosquitos who can carry a parasite that causes malaria.
Malaria can have a wide variety of symptoms. These may include: fever, chills, fatigue, cough, body aches, seizures, yellow skin, nausea and vomiting and can cause serious complications. Malaria can also come back after months or even years if not treated completely.
Prevention really is the best medicine. If you are planning to travel to places where malaria is common, you may be able to take medicines to prevent malaria.
Start an OnCare visit today to receive a treatment plan to help you prevent malaria.