Fever

In many African languages the word for “fever” and “malaria” are the same.  If your child has a fever in Malawi, your first thought should be, “Does my child have malaria?”  The good news is that malaria testing is readily available and only requires a simple fingerstick.   The two types of malaria tests are:  MRDT (malaria rapid diagnostic test)– thisContinue reading “Fever”