I am holidaying in South Africa in January. 2014 including a visit to Kruger national park. Do I need anti malarial medication?
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), malaria is present in Kruger National Park:
|Country Name||Malaria in Country||Drug Resistance||Malaria Type||Prophylaxis for Areas with Malaria|
|South Africa||Present in the northeastern KwaZulu-Natal Province as far south as the Tugela River, Limpopo (Northern) Province, and Mpumalanga Province.ﾠPresent in Kruger National Park.||Chloroquine||P. falciparum 90%, P. vivax 5%, P. ovale 5%||Atovaquone-proguanil, doxycycline, or mefloquine|