Listening to advice about malaria that hasn't come directly from a healthcare professional is a risk that's not worth taking.
Scroll through the images to reveal the truth about some of the more dangerous myths.
UK/MARK/0294a/11 April 2012
An educational initiative organised and funded by GlaxoSmithKline Travel Health.
IMPORTANT: Always consult your healthcare professional before travelling to a malarious area for advice on prevention.