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Wed Sep 24, 2014, 05:33 PM

Liberia’s Ebola Victims Dying at Home Due to Clinic Shortage (Heartbreaking pictures)



http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/25/world/africa/liberia-ebola-victims-treatment-center-cdc.html?rref=world/africa&module=Ribbon&version=context®ion=Header&action=click&contentCollection=Africa&pgtype=article

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Juan Rico Sep 2014 #1
rh24 Sep 2014 #2
OTSmithers Sep 2014 #3

Response to rh24 (Original post)

Wed Sep 24, 2014, 05:37 PM

1. The countries being affected don't have the infrastructure to handle this epidemic.

Worst-case scenarios are now predicting a million deaths by January.

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Response to Juan Rico (Reply #1)

Wed Sep 24, 2014, 05:44 PM

2. Only 18% are treated in a medical facility. The rest are cared for by family members who are

unknowingly spreading the disease. The pictures accompanying the article truly put a human face on this epidemic. Just unbearably sad.

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Response to rh24 (Original post)

Wed Sep 24, 2014, 10:40 PM

3. Interesting pictures. Looks like a complete shithole place to live. nt

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