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Malaria Vaccination

Malaria is a parasitic illness spread through mosquito bites and if left untreated, can cause severe symptoms including death.

Who should get immunized:  The malaria vaccine is recommended for anyone six months of age or older.

Immunization schedule:  The immunization is administered as an oral medication dispensed at a pharmacy.

Areas at increased risk include: Malaria can occur worldwide however the majority of cases are reported in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.

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