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How do you get the Ebola Virus? I will tell you. Or you can read about it here. If the person you come in contact with is already infected with Ebola then: You can catch Ebola if you come in contact with: (blood, vomit, semen, sweat, spit, pee, poop, other fluids.) AND Contaminated Objects: (needles, […]
CNN’s Christiane Amanpour speaks with Dr. Peter Piot about an “out of control” Ebola epidemic in West Africa. More from CNN athttp://www.cnn.com/ Currently Ebola has killed 500+ in West Africa.
Ebola is the infection of our nightmares. How do deadly viruses like ebola evolve to affect humans? Currently the Ebola virus has killed 500+ in West Africa.
Epidemiology and surveillance WHO continues to monitor the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. The current epidemic trend shows a mixed picture, as follows: Liberia reported 16 new EVD cases and Sierra Leone, 34 new cases – since 3 July. These numbers indicate that active viral transmission continues in the […]
WHO reports the polio virus has re-emerged in 10 countries in Asia, Africa and the Middle East, calling for “extraordinary measures.” Follow Jay Strubberg: http://twitter.com/JayStrubberg See more at http://newsy.com Read more: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/statements/2014/polio-20140505/en/ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/06/health/world-health-organization-polio-health-emergency.html?_r=2
Global death toll 107 from MERS virus. Read more here. “MERS is considered a deadlier but less-transmissible cousin of the SARS virus that erupted in Asia in 2003 and infected 8,273 people, nine percent of whom died. There are no vaccines or antiviral treatments for MERS, a severe respiratory disease with a mortality rate of more […]