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New Ebola Projections: 1.4 Million Cases by Late January Options
Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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New Ebola Projections: 1.4 Million Cases by Late January

Last month, the World Health Organization estimated that 20,000 people could contract Ebola by mid-2015, but revised projections now indicate that this number could be reached as early as November. By January, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of infected could rise as high as 1.4 million. New data also indicate that this outbreak is deadlier than previously believed, killing 70 percent of those who contract the illness. More...
GreenBanana
Posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 11:13:38 AM

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What do they expect to get out of it? Is the WHO going to sell a series of Ebola palliatives? Why don't medical companies just expand outwards into merchandising t-shirts and such?

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Posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 12:47:52 PM
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Posted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 1:33:49 PM

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Though this estimate seems high; 1.4 million by January, without very strict enforcement of total quarantine measures, which just may be impossible, this epidemic just could become a worldwide problem. The bubonic plague of the 21 century.
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We had an Ebola scare in Australia, it turned out to be a false alarm.
This disease is scary, the way it spreads, the mortality rates, this is a big problem.

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