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RT: 'Most challenging' deadly disease outbreak: WHO speaks out on Ebola dangers

Published time: April 09, 2014 10:06

A Senegalese hygienist demonstrates how to protect oneself against the Ebola virus on April 8, 2014 at Dakar airport, during a visit of the Senegalese health minister to check the safety measures put in place to fight against the virus’ spread in western Africa. 430 more words


RT: Senegal seals borders as Guinea Ebola epidemic kills dozens

Published time: March 30, 2014 11:13

A doctor displays collected samples of the Ebola virus at the Centre for Disease Control in Entebbe, about 37km (23 miles) southwest of Uganda’s capital Kampala, August 2, 2012. 313 more words


Ebola virus disease.

Key facts

The Ebola virus causes Ebola virus disease (EVD; formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever) in humans.
EVD outbreaks have a case fatality rate of up to 90%. 1,822 more words


RT: From Africa to Canada: Deadly Ebola virus outbreak gets mobile

Published time: March 25, 2014 11:23

Reuters/Edward Echwalu

The deadly Ebola virus has made its way towards Canada, as a local came from Africa with suspicious symptoms. 358 more words