The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared that the outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern from 2014-2016. We encourage you to read the Ebola information provided below and to monitor your health for risks of exposure to Ebola and possible symptoms of infection.
What is Ebola?
Ebola is a life-threatening virus. Symptoms include: fever, headache, joint and muscle aches, weakness, diarrhea, vomiting, rashes, and abnormal bleeding. Symptoms may appear anywhere from 2 to 21 days after exposure to Ebola. For more information about Ebola, please visit: Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
- CDC Ebola Info: http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/
- World Health Organization (WHO): http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs103/en/
*The information posted on this website is not intended to replace consultation with a qualified medical professional. Individuals should consult a qualified health care provider for medical advice and answers to personal health questions. Updated 06/2021