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To: CorporateStepsister

“Ebola viruses are highly infectious as well as contagious.

As an outbreak of ebola progresses, bodily fluids from diarrhea, vomiting, and bleeding represent a hazard. Due to lack of proper equipment and hygienic practices, large-scale epidemics occur mostly in poor, isolated areas without modern hospitals or well-educated medical staff. Many areas where the infectious reservoir exists have just these characteristics. In such environments, all that can be done is to immediately cease all needle-sharing or use without adequate sterilization procedures, isolate patients, and observe strict barrier nursing procedures with the use of a medical-rated disposable face mask, gloves, goggles, and a gown at all times, strictly enforced for all medical personnel and visitors.[60] The aim of all of these techniques is to avoid any person’s contact with the blood or secretions of any patient, including those who are deceased.[61]”

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebola_virus_disease#Prevention


43 posted on 03/24/2014 9:50:00 PM PDT by Pelham (If you do not deport it is amnesty by default.)
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To: Pelham

Last fall I rode in the shuttle bus from my home to the airport. The driver, from some country on the Dark Continent had a deep, wet, throaty cough. I thought “I hope they don’t make this into the beginning of a documentary movie some day.”


48 posted on 03/24/2014 10:19:01 PM PDT by 21twelve (http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2185147/posts 2013 is 1933 REBORN)
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To: Pelham

Great, just great.

Apparenlty the Conakry illness is not Ebola:
“Tests on the suspected cases of deadly Ebola virus in Guinea’s capital Conakry are negative, health officials say.”

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-26717490


51 posted on 03/24/2014 10:21:22 PM PDT by CorporateStepsister (I am NOT going to force a man to make my dreams come true)
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