Ebola Links

1) TIME piece that also has a video statement from the U.N. Secretary-General:

Ebola Outbreak Is a ‘Serious Threat’ to Liberia’s Existence, Says Minister

2) Washington Post’s look at how the outbreak might spread:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2014/09/09/oxford-study-predicts-15-more-countries-are-at-risk-of-ebola-exposure/

3) Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s page about the outbreak, including preventative measures and case breakdown:

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/

4) The BBC’s take on how the outbreak is decimating Liberia’s population:

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-29136594

5) NY Time’s blog entry about how we may be the driving force behind these animal-bred diseases:

http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/09/09/a-closer-look-at-the-ebola-epidemic-in-the-context-of-ecological-health/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0

6) Blog entry from back in June when the deaths were in the hundreds; it breaks down the scientific angle of it:

Ebola Immunopathology and the Outbreak in West Africa

7) A Twitter collection put together by Matt Dennebaum about the outbreak:

8) An MD and employee of the Nigerian national government’s Twitter feed:

9) Story from The Hill on American aid-funding for the outbreak:

http://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/217115-gop-cuts-obamas-ebola-funding-request?utm_content=bufferb4cda&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

10) Vox’s ebola Twitter feed; tons of stuff from all over here:

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