Japanese Encephalitis is a disease that can lead to severe brain infection or even death. It comes from exposure to mosquito bites. As the name suggests, this disease is commonly found in Asia with the risk being greater in rural areas.
There are limited treatment options and it is estimated that a third of all those infected will eventually die from the disease.
Risk areas for Japanese Encephalitis
Symptoms of Japanese Encephalitis
Symptoms appear as common flu to start:
JE (Japanese Encephalitis) is caught by mosquito bites and there are many ways to help protect you and your family whilst travelling including;
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