Ebola ward in Lagos, Nigeria.
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The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is growing exponentially. The latest reports suggest that at least 9,915 people have been infected, and 4,555 have died. And this is just the beginning. Previously, the CDC estimated that a startling 1.4 million West Africans could be infected by January.
The outbreak is already considered to be out of control, and according to a paper published today in The Lancet