Category Archive: Ebola

Sierra Leone – Ebola lockdown leaves capital ‘eerily quiet’


The capital of Sierra Leone was “eerily quiet” on Friday as hundreds of health volunteers spread out across the city and the surrounding area to search for hidden Ebola patients and raise awareness… Continue reading

MONROVIA, LIBERIA—Ebola Survivors Emerge as New Focus for Care


As the Ebola epidemic fades in intensity, medical concerns are shifting to the ongoing treatment of survivors. Many report persistent problems, from impaired vision to depression and fatigue to chronic pain. Psychological trauma,… Continue reading

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SIERRA LEONE— There’s growing concern about the future of an orphanage run by a British charity in Sierra Leone, after one staff member died last week from Ebola, and his wife died this… Continue reading