LAST UPDATED: 23-11-2014 / 3:24 PM
To get up to speed on Ebola, the nature of the disease and how to protect yourself review the links below which are arranged by topic.
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STORIES OF SURVIVAL
The Guinean Town That Overcame Ebola
How Did Nigeria Quash Its Ebola Outbreak So Quickly?
Dr Adadevoh diagnosed the first Ebola patient in Nigeria and her actions stopped the disease spreading. She died too.
3 Year Old Ebola Survivor Proposes
Life After Ebola
TRANSMISSION OF THE EBOLA VIRUS
Transmission Facts via CDC
Q & A on Ebola Via Women’s Health
PROTECTING YOUR BODY*****
Please note our eyes, nose, mouth, and open wounds on our body are the main entry points for the virus. Let us be mindful to keep up with hand washing and avoid touching these parts of the body without clean hands.
VIDEO: A Complete Guide to Hand Washing
When & How to Wash Your Hands – Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
VIDEO: Put Your Hands Together – Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Oral Rehydration Therapy an Important Tool in the Fight Against Ebola
Video: Dr. Simon Marde, Global Health Advisor, Speaks to BBC Recommending that Oral Rehydration Begin at Home (4-5 litres per day)
Full Body Protection*****
Chlorine Bleach Use [1 Part 3.5% liquid chlorine bleach to 6 parts water]
What Will You Do for Protection Against Ebola?
What is a Hazmat Suit (Hazardous Materials Suit)?
VIDEO: HOW TO REMOVE A PROTECTIVE SUIT & PREVENT INFECTION
How to Avoid Being Infected with Ebola
How Do I Protect Myself Against Ebola?
How to Really Protect Yourself from Ebola
TREATMENT OF EBOLA
WHO Document on Interim Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Care of Patients with Suspected or Confirmed Filovirus Haemorrhagic Fever in Health-Care Settings, with Focus on Ebola [Info on Patient Care, Environmental Cleaning, Waste Management, Health Care Setting, Personal Protective Equipment, Hand Washing, Chlorine Use, Hand Rubbing, Gloves]
THE CHURCH & EBOLA
Ebola in Church: A Reverend’s Quarantine Spreads the Word
CHILDREN ORPHANED BY EBOLA
WORLD LEADERS SPEAK ON EBOLA
A Letter to the World on Ebola From Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
WHO Ebola Messages for the General Public*****
WHO Situation Assessment 14 August 2014 – No Early End to the Ebola Outbreak
WHO Ebola Virus Disease Global Alert & Response
Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders): Response to the WHO New Ebola Roadmap
EBOLA Continuous Updates via CDC
WHO Botched Initial Handling of Ebola Outbreak
Ebola Denial: A Revolt Against Colonial Mindset
Democratic Republic of Congo – Ebola Free
LIFE SAVERS & HEROES IN THE WAR AGAINST EBOLA
Ordinary Citizens Taking Action to Save Their Countrymen in Liberia
Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, Nigeria – Attended to the first Ebola case in Nigeria and died as a result. Credited with saving Nigeria from becoming out-of-control.
Dr. Sheik Umar Khan, Sierra Leone – Nation’s leading virologist died after serving 100s of Ebola patients
Dr. Peter Piot Co-Discoverer of Ebola in 1976
Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders)
Mr. Will Pooley, UK Volunteer Nurse Who Contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone and Has Returned to Serve
DEALING WITH YOUR FEARS
How to Receive Salvation
What Does the Bible Say About Fear
Dealing with Chronic Fear & Anxiety
Scriptures Dealing with Fear & Anxiety
Scriptures on Healing
Scriptures on God’s Promises
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