Ebola

By: Dylan Schaeffer

Symptoms of Ebola.

Fever, severe headache, muscle pain, weakness, fatigue, diarrhea, vomiting, abdominal (stomach) pain, unexplained hemorrhage (bleeding or bruising).

What is Ebola? Are there treatments?

Ebola is severe virus the cause bleeding, organ failure, and can lead to death.

Critical care doctor: Monitors and treats those in intensive care.

Infectious disease doctor: Treats infections, including those that are tropical in nature.

Emergency medicine doctor: Treats patients in the emergency department.

Spreading

Blood products, skin to skin, saliva, and touching contaminated area.

Prevention from Ebola

If you travel to an area with Ebola, you must wash your hands with soap and alcohol based hand sanitizer. Avoid contact with body fluids. Do not come in contact with something that might have been touched by an infected person. Etc.
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