What Can You Do?
Until more innovative solutions are created for specific communities, based on their specific needs, mosquito nets remain an effective method of helping to keep young, vulnerable children safe from mosquitoes while they sleep.
Organizations such as Malaria No More and Nothing but Nets work with local communities to provide services and distribute nets at a low cost.
Also, visit the World Health Organization to learn more about the spread and prevention of malaria and what you can do to help.
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