Ebola, previously known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a rare and deadly disease caused by infection with one of the Ebola virus strains. Ebola can cause disease in humans and nonhuman primates.Ebola is caused by infection with a virus of the family Filoviridae, genus Ebolavirus.
Ebola is one of the most deadly diseases in the entire world. It all started in a little town in Africa. One man was infected, died days later. And now? This virus has been spread all over the world. Symptoms of Ebola include
: Severe headache
: Muscle pain
: Abdominal (stomach) pain
Unexplained hemorrhage (bleeding or bruising)
Symptoms may appear anywhere from 2 to 21 days after exposure to Ebola, but the average is 8 to 10 days. Practice careful hygiene. For example, wash your hands with soap and water or an alcohol-based hand sanitizer and avoid contact with blood and body fluids (such as urine, feces, saliva, sweat, urine, vomit, breast milk, semen, and vaginal fluids). all of these thngs are a way of prevention.