#Ebola

  • Article: Congo's Worst Ebola Outbreak Risks Spreading — and Women Are the Most Affected
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    Congo's Worst Ebola Outbreak Risks Spreading — and Women Are the Most Affected

    By Jerica Deck|Dec. 14, 2018

    The outbreak is expected to last for at least six months. Read more

  • Article: Experimental Ebola Treatments Are Saving Lives in the Congo
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    Experimental Ebola Treatments Are Saving Lives in the Congo

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 1, 2018

    There have been 179 deaths linked to the current Ebola outbreak. Read more

  • Article: Why the Most Recent Ebola Outbreak in the Congo Is So Dangerous
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    Why the Most Recent Ebola Outbreak in the Congo Is So Dangerous

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 22, 2018

    Weekend attacks have stalled containment efforts. Read more

  • Article: The Next Infectious Disease Outbreak Could Kill More Than 300 Million People Worldwide
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    The Next Infectious Disease Outbreak Could Kill More Than 300 Million People Worldwide

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 20, 2018

    Is averting the next major disease outbreak within our reach? Read more

  • Article: An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict
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    An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 28, 2018

    This could be very bad news for health workers. Read more

  • Article: World Health Organization Pleads for End of Conflict in Congo as Ebola Spreads
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    World Health Organization Pleads for End of Conflict in Congo as Ebola Spreads

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 20, 2018

    There have been more than 50 probable cases and at least 41 deaths so far. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Outbreak in Eastern DR Congo Potentially More Dangerous Than West African Epidemic
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    Ebola Outbreak in Eastern DR Congo Potentially More Dangerous Than West African Epidemic

    Aug. 15, 2018|Voice of America

    More than 11,000 people died from the Ebola virus. Read more

  • Article: UN Stepping Up Ebola Screening of Refugees Fleeing DR Congo
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    UN Stepping Up Ebola Screening of Refugees Fleeing DR Congo

    Aug. 13, 2018|Voice of America

    The UN refugee agency is trying to reduce the risk of Ebola spreading. Read more