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Malaria spreading among UK travellers

Malaria spreading among UK travellers

25th Apr 2011 Tourism News

UK residents traveling abroad have recorded a 30 per cent increase in malaria cases over the past two years, according to the latest statistics from the Health Protection Agency. A total of 1,761 cases were reported by British travellers while overseas in 2010, compared to 1,370 new cases in 2088 and 1,495 a year later in 2009.