Don't Neglect Malaria and Measles Amid COVID-19!

Paediatrician Carola Buscemi with Médecins Sans Frontières in Sierra Leone has raised concerns about the COVID-19 response interfering with the treatment of measles and malaria for children. Several countries on the continent are dealing with hundreds of measles and malaria cases as their battle with the novel coronavirus continues.


A community health worker carries out a rapid diagnostic test for malaria in the village of Gbapi, Kenema District.


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