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Thursday, August 07, 2014

Faced with the "biggest and most complex Ebola outbreak in history," the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention raised the activation level of its Emergency Operations Center to Level 1, the highest state of alert. It is the first time the agency has issued such an alert since the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic. Nearly all of the deaths have been in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, where more than 1,700 cases have been reported, according to the World Health Organization. The agency said 108 new cases were reported between Saturday and Monday in those countries and Nigeria.


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This is what happens when you don't believe in science.

#1 | Posted by BruceBanner at 2014-08-07 04:05 PM | Reply | Flag: | Funny: 1 | Newsworthy 1

...when you trust scientists

#2 | Posted by DeadSpin at 2014-08-07 04:26 PM | Reply | Flag:

I still have my duct tape and plastic.

And I still have my helmet.

Is it time to put it on again?

#3 | Posted by donnerboy at 2014-08-07 06:56 PM | Reply | Flag:

...when you trust scientists

So...doctors aren't having trust issues with the locals largely based on religious reasons?

#4 | Posted by jpw at 2014-08-07 09:35 PM | Reply | Flag: | Newsworthy 1

Hey JPW;

Do you think that proper education could prevent these Ebola outbreaks? Would it really be enough if people knew how to react?

#5 | Posted by BruceBanner at 2014-08-08 02:34 PM | Reply | Flag:

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