Ebola outbreak in dr Congo requires more than a thousand lives

The ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has for at least two thousand dead, made so, as of Friday, according to figures published by the british government. With the outbreak of the highly contagious nature of the disease in August of last year.

Now, twelve months later, to be sure, three thousand people became infected. It’s the deadliest outbreak ever, with the African nation.

Workers in the Congo, with an experimental vaccine, but it is not to have the disease in the two. This is due to the fact that the public has little confidence in the relief efforts: many of the Congolese men and women to consult earlier with a traditional, natural, or gebedsgenezer.

Ebola is spread through contact with bodily fluids. On average, die approximately one half of the people infected with the disease, but it is in the Congo, it is now about two-thirds. This is because many infected people do not seek help.


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The Ebola outbreak is an international public health emergency

The world health organization (WHO), the ebola outbreak in July, was declared an international public health emergency, among other things, that the disease manifested itself in a Community, a city near the border with Rwanda.

Only four times before it was to be an international public health emergency was declared. Before this happened, when the varkensgrieppandemie in 2009, with the spread of polio in 2014, the largest ebola outbreak ever in west Africa in 2014, and the zikavirus in 2016.

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