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In the summer of 2014, an Ebola virus outbreak centered on three countries in West Africa: Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, with potential for further spread to neighboring African countries.  In reponse, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention created many communication materials, one of which is this question and answer sheet, to help

This infographic lists and illustrates three steps which are critical in stopping the Ebola outbreak:

  • Find: and diagnose patients
  • Respond: isolate patients and find patient contacts
  • Prevent: healthcare infection control, burial ractices, avoiding bushmeat

This banner was produced by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to be used in African countries.  It provides information about how Ebola is spread, what it is, and what to do if one has symptoms.  It also provides an emergency phone number to call if one has questions, and encourages going to a health clinic if an infection is sus