Ebola

By: Taylor Brown

Cause of the disease

Ebola Hemorrhagic fever is a deadly disease caused by infection with one of the Ebola virus strains.

Ebola can only spread by bodily fluids such as blood,secretion,organs,and surfaces or materials that are contaminated with the fluid.

What are the symptoms of Ebola

Some symptoms include a fever,severe headache,muscle pain,weakness,fatigue,diarrhea,vomiting,stomach pain, and unexplained bleeding or bruising.
Ebola and Kids

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How Ebola is treated

Some of these ways that can improve your chance of survival are providing body salts (IV),maintaining oxygen status and blood pressure, and treating other infections that occur.These treatments can only improve your health if diagnosed early.None of these ways have been proved safe or effective.

4 interesting facts about Ebola

1. The Ebola virus belongs to the family of the Filovirus,also know as the Filovirus family.

2. Ebola was first recognized in 1976 near the Ebola River in the Democratic Republic Of The Congo.

3. The Ebola Virus has been around for millions of years.

4.The 2014 Ebola Epidemic is the largest in history.

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