Guest Commentary

Lessons from the latest Ebola outbreak in the DRC

September 19, 2018
In this guest commentary, Philip A. Lederer, MD, assistant professor of medicine at Boston University School of
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Ebola survivors experience increased neurologic symptoms decades after outbreak

August 27, 2018
Ebola virus disease survivors had lower cognitive scores and more symptoms of depression and anxiety compared with close contacts more than 20 years…

WHO chief ‘more worried’ about latest Ebola outbreak in Congo after visit

August 14, 2018
WHO’s top official visited areas of the latest Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, and said he came away…

Vaccine can be used in new Ebola outbreak in Congo, WHO says

August 7, 2018
WHO confirmed today that the latest Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, is unrelated to the previous outbreak that…
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Ebola outbreak has lasting impact on Liberians’ livelihood

August 7, 2018
With abundant research suggesting that diseases like malaria and HIV/AIDS have a lasting socioeconomic impact, researchers investigated the effects

Congo’s 10th Ebola outbreak deemed ‘top degree difficulty’ by officials

August 3, 2018
The Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, is facing its 10th Ebola outbreak just 1 week after declaring the end of the last, and according to

Cluster of Ebola cases arise 1 week after DRC’s ninth outbreak declared over

August 1, 2018
Officials in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, announced Tuesday afternoon in a press release that preliminary laboratory results…
Perspective

Officials announce end of Congo’s deadly Ebola outbreak

July 24, 2018
Officials today announced the end of the deadly Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC. The outbreak, which was…
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Ebola flare-ups in West Africa linked to ‘persistently’ infected survivors

June 22, 2018
Researchers linked eight flare-ups of Ebola virus disease that occurred in West Africa after the peak of the region’s 2-year epidemic to…

WHO ‘cautiously optimistic’ about Ebola response in Congo

May 29, 2018
WHO is “cautiously optimistic” that the spread of Ebola virus in a large Congolese city has been brought under control by a…