Current Global Issues

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Ebola: What is Ebloa?

Ebola is an infectious disease that is generally a fatal disease, and is spread through contact with infected body fluids.

Symptoms

  • Some of the symptoms are:
  • Nausea and vomiting.
  • Diarrhea (may have blood)
  • Red eyes.
  • Raised rash.
  • Chest pain and cough.
  • Stomach pain.
  • Severe weight loss.
  • Bleeding, usually from the eyes.
  • Bruising.
  • People near death may bleed from other parts of the body, such as ears, nose and rectum.
  • Treatment

    There is no real cure, but the CDC is treating the symptoms as they come. They trying to make a cure but its still under experimentation.
    Monkey Meat and the Ebola Outbreak in Liberia