Diseases

Going viral

In the age of social media, fears and rumours about outbreaks and epidemics can quickly spread out of control. How can health officials help contain the panic? By Mike Ives

Searching for Ebola’s hideout

After the recent epidemic, Ebola disappeared. But this relief is only temporary: the virus is hiding somewhere – maybe in forest animals, maybe closer to home. Leigh Cowart joins the hunt.

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