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Ebola Myths & Facts For Dummies by Edward K. Chapnick

By Edward K. Chapnick

Learn to:

  • Recognize the symptoms of Ebola
  • Understand the heritage of Ebola
  • Debunk the myths and focus on the facts
  • Help help the struggle opposed to Ebola

Separate fiction from truth concerning the Ebola virus

Concerned approximately Ebola, yet can not seem to separate truth from fiction? you are not by myself – incorrect information abounds concerning the virus. Ebola Myths & proof For Dummies dives in to the main points of the virus to inform you the historical past of Ebola, symptoms, trying out protocols, modes of transportation, and how one can hinder and deal with the virus.

  • Get all started with Ebola myths and facts — discover what Ebola is, who it impacts, the place it all started, why it is a international difficulty, and the way it is transmitted
  • Stay secure and healthy — comprehend the realities of Ebola for healthcare employees, how you can hinder transmission, find out how to realize indicators, and what to do if indicators are present
  • A glance to the future — get the lowdown at the worldwide and political effect of the virus, ongoing humanitarian efforts, and the ways in which businesses, governments, and hospitals are getting ready for Ebola
  • Arm your self with information — realize the way to keep away from stigmatizing Ebola sufferers and healthcare employees and the way to give a contribution for my part to these affected in Africa

Open the ebook and find:

  • A whole evaluation of the Ebola virus
  • Detailed details on symptoms
  • Information approximately transmission and prevention
  • The lowdown on prognosis and treatment
  • Details at the politics and rules of Ebola
  • How the world's hospitals are getting ready for the sickness
  • Ways for you to aid enterprises fighting the virus

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I discuss more about why they mistrust in Chapter 4. These sections examine the countries in West Africa that faced Ebola outbreaks in 2014 and some explanations as to why this area of the world is more susceptible to Ebola. Chapter 3: Taking a Closer Look at the 2014 Outbreak 27 Identifying the affected countries Ebola has hit three of the countries in West Africa the hardest. Some reports suggest that the increase of deforestation in West Africa for mining purposes and a longer and drier season than usual has pushed fruit bats closer to human habitats, thereby increasing the amount of exposure villagers have to the virus hosts.

An example of a solution based on hysteria and not science is enacting travel bans. Refer to the nearby sidebar for why they’re not a good idea for preventing Ebola. ✓ Demand that Congress specifically approves funding to help fight Ebola. The more funding that the United States and other countries can send to the fight, the sooner the fight will be over. Current estimates put the cost of this outbreak at more than $32 billion. A bill is currently in Congress right now, awaiting approval. Contact your representatives and tell them to support it.

Relatives of very sick and dying people are obligated to tend to the dying’s every wish so she doesn’t become angry after death. This anger would result in curses upon the village, which is why many people don’t want to take their Ebola-sickened relatives to isolation units. They can’t care for them there. ✓ Immediately after death, the family and relatives gather to wash, oil, and dress the body (which is when most people probably come into contact with Ebola-infected blood and other fluids).

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