Ebola outbreak in West Africa uncontained

|By:, SA News Editor

According to the World Health Organization, the Ebola epidemic continues to spread in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea. The total number of confirmed infections is now 888, including 539 deaths, since February.

Ebola's mortality rate is as high as 90%. It is spread by close contact with the body fluids and tissues of infected people. There is no treatment or vaccine available.

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