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Fast-Growing Ebola Outbreak In Congo Has Public Health Officials Alarmed
An active conflict zone and rising infections among health care workers are helping to spread the deadly disease.
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Ebola Keeps Coming Back. This Time's It's In A Conflict Zone.
And its return in the Democratic Republic of Congo points to the concerning rise of the worst kind of outbreaks, experts say.
New Ebola Outbreak Confirmed In Democratic Republic Of Congo
The news comes just a week after the country announced the end of its ninth Ebola outbreak.
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More Dangerous Outbreaks Are Happening. Why Aren't We Worried About The Next Epidemic?
Ebola. MERS. Zika. Nipah virus. Lassa fever. Rift Valley fever. All were in active outbreaks in June.
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Trump Walks Back A Disastrous Ebola Funding Cut And Experts Sigh In Relief
The world is under threat from the growing risks of potentially pandemic diseases.
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WHO Decides Not To Declare International Health Emergency Over Ebola Outbreak
WHO cited the fast response to the outbreak and pending use of a vaccine in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Ebola Case In Urban Area Leaves Experts Worried About The Outbreak's 'New Phase'
A city in the Democratic Republic of Congo that's home to almost 1.2 million people is now at risk.
Ebola Is Back And World Health Officials Are Racing To Stop Another Catastrophe
The World Health Organization is proposing to deploy the experimental Ebola vaccine against the new outbreak.
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WHO Declares Ebola Outbreak After Democratic Republic Of The Congo Confirms 2 Cases
This is the second outbreak in under a year for the central African country.
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WHO Suspects A Fourth Person Died Of Ebola In Congo
Aid workers are having trouble accessing the remote region in the country's north.
Tackling Ebola Outbreak In Remote Congo Presents Huge Challenge
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The area has no telecommunications, road access or large-scale electrification.
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Health Officials Discuss Sending Experimental Ebola Vaccine To Congo
There are 300,000 doses stockpiled for an outbreak.
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WHO Confirms Second Ebola Case In Congo
The first case in the outbreak in a remote area of Congo was announced on Friday.
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At Least 1 Person Dead From New Ebola Outbreak In Democratic Republic Of Congo
A total of nine cases have been reported in the country so far.
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13 Dead From Unexplained Illness In Liberia
Health authorities believe it to be an accidental poisoning event, but are cautiously monitoring the situation.
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WHO Says Liberia Taking Precautions After Mystery Deaths
"Eight people have died and six are seriously ill and still in the hospital.”
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