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WHO: Ebola Death Toll Tops 5, 000

Liberia Races To Expand Ebola Treatment Facilities,   As U.S. Troops Arrive

More than 5, 000 people have died from the Ebola virus, according to a status update released Wednesday by the World Health Organization (WHO).

So far, Ebola has killed 5, 160 victims; a total of 14, 098 people have been infected in 8 countries.

However, the rate of Ebola transmission is not increasing at the same rate it did before in Guinea and Liberia.

In Sierra Leone 1, 169 people have died, and, according to the WHO, 421 new cases were reported there in the first week in November.

In Mali, which was considered Ebola-free, at least 3 persons have died from the virus recently, according to the update. One of the cases was a grand imam.

The WHO says it has received only 49% of the $260 million it needed to handle the outbreak.

According to the same report, only 24% of the 4, 611 hospital beds planned for Ebola treatment centers in the three hardest-hit West African nations are operational, and only 4% of the some 2, 636 beds planned for community care centers are available.

Only 38% of the 370 burial teams the WHO needed have been recruited and are undergoing training.

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  1. holistic

    November 13, 2014 at 9:55 pm

    There is a way to stop the spread of ebola and the harm it is causing. Natural Treatments are the ones that work best for viral infections. I will always keep my natural immunity boosted as high as possible, because I’m sure they’ll be spreading something around (maybe in some vaccine) that will get the unsuspecting people sick.
    Silver is great and one tool in the toolkit to use for natural immunity. I think we need to use a few different things to make sure we keep our immune system active and our body healthy. Pure Zeolite AV is another one, and probably my favorite against viruses and can be used with colloidal silver. For more information visit:

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