So far, more than 4,000 people have died from this year’s Ebola outbreak in west Africa. The disease has since reportedly spread to the U.S. and parts of Europe. The World Health Organization says it needs more than $ 1 billion dollars to help stop the spread of the lethal virus.
Currently, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), there is no proven successful treatment for Ebola, and no vaccines have been approved. Two possible vaccines are currently being tested for human safety, and part of the money raised will go to further those efforts. Ebola is primarily transfererd from one victim to another by way of coming into contact with bodily fluids of the infected person. This involves saliva, sweat, and urine...Read More