A 38-year-old female asked:
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we are going on a cruise in nov, will be in mozambique for two days, not over night. will we need malaria pills ?

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Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Malaria: No, very unlikely to contract malaria .Eat and drink in only reputable establishments. Do not eat or drink on the streets and if going anywhere you are exposed use repellent spray
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
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