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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hello.
User :   hi.I am 30years old, 11 weeks pregnant with my first. I lived 22 years of my life in ... before reloctaing abroad and have returned thrice back home eversince. Now am planning a trip back when I will be 6months pregnant. Should i be very concerned about malaria, yellow fever etc or is my immunity against such still fine?
Doctor :   Let me read your query.
Doctor :   You should be concerned about malaria.
Doctor :   As there in not immunity for the.
Doctor :   malaria.
User :   so you would advise not to go then?
Doctor :   You can go be careful of these infections.
User :   or can i go and take ointments, use sleeping nets, what else?
Doctor :   Yes, You can use those for protection.
Doctor :   You have to just follow universal precaution.
Doctor :   Are you there?
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