Home > Medical > Malaria > All about prevention All about prevention All sections in Malaria » About Malaria » Prevention » Treatment » Complications » FAQs » Health Tips » Malaria in SA » Multimedia » Malaria News » Real-life Story The deadliest killer of all The tiny mosquito causes more deaths than lions, crocodiles, snakes and hippos combined. Malaria: things you should know Visiting a malaria-risk area and not sure what to do? A friend said anti-malarials made her temporarily crazy; can that happen to you? Mosquito nets save lives Even though malaria is a curable disease with effective treatment and prevention methods, it still takes the lives of 3 000 children and at least as many adults every day. Assess Life expectancy » Quiz Would you survive disaster? » Join Body Talk » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Malaria, an African story 4 fascinating animal facts Be malaria safe this holiday Malaria is one of the most serious tropical diseases and can be fatal if not diagnosed and treated at an early stage. Preventing malaria Where are you taking your family this holiday? Just check whether it is an area where malaria is prevalent. Without taking proper precautions, your holiday could end in tragedy. Malaria: the bug that changed genes Genes that began mutating thousands of years ago when confronted by the malaria virus have evolved over the centuries to actually protect humans from the deadly disease. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.