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Everyone on this site knows and acknowledges how dangerous and harmful this disease is to countries in Western Africa. However, it is not getting anywhere near the media coverage it should from traditional media sources unless it directly involves a

Everyone on this site knows and acknowledges how dangerous and harmful this disease is to countries in Western Africa. However, it is not getting anywhere near the media coverage it should from traditional media sources unless it directly involves a

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Our hypothesis is simply that fasting for 24 hours when the first symptoms of Ebola appear – headache, sore throat and fever – could weaken the development of the Ebola virus in the body and abort the full development of the disease. Our research int

Our hypothesis is simply that fasting for 24 hours when the first symptoms of Ebola appear – headache, sore throat and fever – could weaken the development of the Ebola virus in the body and abort the full development of the disease. Our research int

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For the patients already ill with Ebola, you need endothelial stabilizers. What kills them is not the virus, but the immune response, and first and foremost the vascular leak and bleeding. Possible endothelial stabilizers can be found in the S1P (sph

For the patients already ill with Ebola, you need endothelial stabilizers. What kills them is not the virus, but the immune response, and first and foremost the vascular leak and bleeding. Possible endothelial stabilizers can be found in the S1P (sph

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Ebola has caused a huge sense of insecurity as result of the uncontrolled outbreak . Blame shifting amongst the family, the communities, the burial team/community awareness group (in the case of Guinea - journalists and others were killed). On the

Ebola has caused a huge sense of insecurity as result of the uncontrolled outbreak . Blame shifting amongst the family, the communities, the burial team/community awareness group (in the case of Guinea - journalists and others were killed). On the

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In Firestone article on NPR, they went in to crisis mode. Not just the patient with Ebola quarantined. 100's of people with possible exposure to the virus were placed under quarantine. It seems like what is spreading this disease is human error. Dall

In Firestone article on NPR, they went in to crisis mode. Not just the patient with Ebola quarantined. 100's of people with possible exposure to the virus were placed under quarantine. It seems like what is spreading this disease is human error. Dall

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If someone MIGHT have been exposed we would want them to voluntarily quaranteen themselves for 3 weeks. But how many of us are going to be willing to do that? Quaranteening is an generous act that while it protects everyone else, it can be a real har

If someone MIGHT have been exposed we would want them to voluntarily quaranteen themselves for 3 weeks. But how many of us are going to be willing to do that? Quaranteening is an generous act that while it protects everyone else, it can be a real har

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