Congo-Kinshasa: Ebola Outbreak Could Spiral Beyond DRCongo, WHO Warns
[VOA] Armed attacks, misinformation and a growing funding gap continue to impede the response to the Ebola outbreak in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, with the World Health Organization warning that the situation could spiral out of control.
Wide availability of infection control and diagnostic resources is required to control outbreaks early.
The persistence of Congo's Ebola outbreak show how societal issues are as crucial as scientific advances in controlling disease outbreaks, say experts in global health.
The human B-cell response to Ebola virus evolves significantly during the three years after infection, according to detailed studies of four survivors of the 2014 West African outbreak.Reuters Health Information
[Shabelle] The Somali government has said there is no danger over the outbreak of Ebola virus in the country.
The current outbreak in Congo has killed 1,400 people.
[Nation] Porous borders and insecurity have heightened fears that the Ebola outbreak that has claimed more than 1,400 lives in DR Congo could easily spread to South Sudan and the wider eastern Africa.
[East African] Porous borders and insecurity have heightened fears that the Ebola outbreak that has claimed more than 1,300 lives in DR Congo could easily spread to South Sudan and Uganda.
MONDAY, June 17, 2019 -- Even though the Ebola outbreak in Congo recently caused deaths in neighboring Uganda, it is still not a global emergency, the World Health Organization says. The outbreak has resulted in more than 1,400 deaths since it was...
Kenya has never experienced an Ebola outbreak.
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Congo Ebola Outbreak Still Not Global Emergency: WHO Even though the Ebola outbreak in Congo recently caused deaths in neighboring Uganda, it's...