#ebola

  • Article: More Than 500 Children Have Died From Ebola in the Congo: Report

    More Than 500 Children Have Died From Ebola in the Congo: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 7, 2019

    About 40% of children who have gotten the disease are under the age of 5. Read more

  • Article: The Congo's Ebola Outbreak Continues to Claim Lives and Infect Thousands

    The Congo's Ebola Outbreak Continues to Claim Lives and Infect Thousands

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 15, 2019

    Violence and misinformation threaten treatment progress as experts' concerns grow. Read more

  • Article: WHO Changes Ebola Vaccine Strategy After Clinic Attacks

    WHO Changes Ebola Vaccine Strategy After Clinic Attacks

    By Lindsay Powers|May 9, 2019

    Many more people will soon have access to a life-saving immunization. Read more

  • Article: Pregnant Women Urged to Get Ebola Vaccine During Deadly DRC Outbreak

    Pregnant Women Urged to Get Ebola Vaccine During Deadly DRC Outbreak

    Feb. 25, 2019|Voice of America

    There have been about 853 Ebola cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo since August Read more

  • Article: Sierra Leone's Doctors Are Returning to Hospitals After 13-Day Strike

    Sierra Leone's Doctors Are Returning to Hospitals After 13-Day Strike

    By Jerica Deck|Dec. 19, 2018

    Doctors were protesting against the lack of medical equipment and resources. Read more

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

    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: The US Is Gutting Its Fund to Fight Ebola and Other Epidemics by 80%

    The US Is Gutting Its Fund to Fight Ebola and Other Epidemics by 80%

    By David Brand|Feb. 2, 2018

    The cuts will affect public health efforts around the world. Read more

  • Article: Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says

    Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says

    May 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We have to ensure we are prepared, so the next outbreak does not become the next pandemic." Read more