Healthy Tips: Mosquito borne diseases is a serious threat in the Pacific

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Mosquito borne diseases is a serious threat in the Pacific. To keep you and your family safe, wear light-coloured, long-sleeved shirts and pants and use insect repellent such as DEET. At home, use window and door screens, use bed nets, and clean your surroundings weekly to destroy mosquito breeding sites.

To know where dengue fever circulates in the region, check this interactive map.

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