Dr. Victor Willoughby, who contracted the disease on Saturday, was the 11th doctor in his country to die from the deadly disease.
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Two experts on medical ethics address the most pressing Ebola ethical questions, from performing CPR to the use of medical placebos.
Only six of the creatures left, having been hunted by poachers in central and east Africa for their horns.
Seven people in East Africa were killed earlier this week after being accused of witchcraft. Continue reading →
Colonial rule in Africa, urban growth, railway travel, unsterilized needles and other factors all helped create the perfect storm leading to the HIV/AIDS pandemic.
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