Sophie Pfarrer, Kelli Hinton
History of Ebola
Q. What exactly is Ebola?
A.Ebola is a severe, infectious often-fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates caused by infection with Ebola virus. It is very infectious, kills in a short time BUT can be prevented.
Q.How is it spread?
A.People can be exposed to Ebola virus from direct physical contact with body fluids like blood, saliva, stool, urine, sweat etc. of an infected person and soiled linen used by a patient.
Q.How can it be prevented?
Q.What is the incubation period?
A. 2-21 days
Q. Can Ebola be transmitted through the air?
A. No, just by contact