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I just found out there is Malaria and Dengue Fever Risk on Roatan per the CDC.  Anyone take Malaria pills prior to cruising?

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a good covering of DEET will assist.  If you are on the beach during the heat of the day, its a reduced probability as mosquitos come out more toward sunset. But DEET helps for other insects like sand flies.  If up toward OakRidge or Jonesville in the mangroves, you'll definitely need DEET. 

Obviously using DEET at all ports of call is a good idea, especially if your cologne or perfume or body spray attracts insects.

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