What is EBOLA?
It’s a virus that attacks a person blood system:
- Ebola is what scientists call a hemorrhagic fever – it operates by making its victims bleed from almost anywhere on their body. Usually victims bleed to death.
- Ebola is highly contagious; Being transmitted via contact with body fluids such as blood, sweat, saliva, semen or other body discharges.
- Ebola is however NOT AN AIRBORNE VIRUS!
About 90% of people that catch Ebola will die from it. It’s one of the deadliest diseases in the world, killing in just a few weeks.
Un-treatable (no cure):
Ebola has no known treatment or cure. Victims are usually treated for symptoms with the faint hope that they recover.
How Do I Know Someone has Ebola?
- Joint & Muscle pains
- Stomach Pain
- Lack of Appetite
- Wash Your Hands with Soap. Do this a lot. You can also use a good hand sanitizer. Avoid unnecessary physical contact with people.
- Restrict yourself to food you prepared yourself.
- Disinfect Your Surroundings: The virus cannot survive disinfectants,heat, direct sunlight,detergents and soaps.
- Fumigate If you have Pests.
- Rodents can be carriers of Ebola.
- Fumigate your environment & dispose off the carcasses properly!
- Dead bodies CAN still transmit Ebola.
- Don’t touch them without protective gear or better yet avoid them altogether.
- Use protective gear if you must care or go near someone you suspect has Ebola.
- Report any suspicious symptoms in yourself or anyone else IMMEDIATELY.
Do not delay!
- Tell your neighbours, colleagues and domestic staff (anyone really). Basically you’re safer when everyone is educated.
- don’t share alcohol