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Limpopo officials sound malaria warning

February 25, 2019
OurHealth  

Dozens of cases of malaria have been reported in Limpopo after heavy rains and the Malaria Institute has urged communities to adhere to malaria prevention measures even after their households were fumigated.

Thousands mosquito nets distributed in Malaria fight

February 8, 2019
OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – Hlokomela Organisation will be distributing 70 000 mosquito nets as part of their community outreach Stop Malaria campaign in mid-February.

Tembisa residents get malaria tests

November 15, 2018
OurHealth  

EKURHULENI – Tembisa residents have been targeted by health officials in a pre-Christmas push to test people for malaria and make them aware of the need to protect themselves ahead of time if they are planning to head into malaria risk areas over the holidays.

Malaria cases reported in Limpopo

September 21, 2018
OurHealth  

While some parts of Limpopo Province have started reporting cases of malaria, the Malaria Institute in the province has dismissed claims of an outbreak saying everything is in place to control further infections.

Limpopo moves to fumigate houses in malaria fight

September 7, 2018
OurHealth  

As malaria season approaches the Limpopo Department of Health aims to disinfect a million houses in the province.

Concern as patients refuse to take malaria meds

February 28, 2018
Malaria   News   OurHealth  

The Limpopo Department of Health is on an active campaign to encourage people with suspected malaria to seek treatment as soon as possible.

Limpopo moves to curb malaria

January 4, 2018
OurHealth   Rural Health  

The Limpopo Malaria Institute says a high number of malaria cases have already been reported in the province and work is underway to disinfect close to 800 000 households across Limpopo.