1. Before leaving home, anyone traveling to a malarious area should consult CDC, WHO, a knowledgeable health care provider, an international travel clinic, or a local health department to get advice
  2. Use mosquito repellent
  3. Keep arms and legs covered
  4. Stay indoors beginning at dusk and throughout the night (when Anopheles mosquitoes like to feed)
  5. Sleep under mosquito netting
  6. People traveling to malarious areas should also protect themselves by taking antimalarial medicines to prevent infection.