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The guidance emphasizes unexposed skin and suggests either N-95s or PAPRs for respiratory protection.
The CDC has set up a special team to assist any hospital that has a confirmed Ebola patient.
The new UN mission headquarters in Accra will have a strong presence in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.
Reports trace the evolution of the epidemic in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, painting a mostly bleak picture but with glimmers of hope.
As Cuba offers 165 health workers, cases continued unchecked, notably in Monrovia, Liberia.
Blood products may offer early help, while vaccines may be ready in November.
The latest WHO update shows a 20% increase in cases as the organization convenes a meeting of experts to discuss experimental drugs and vaccines.
The man infected at least two other people, and officials again stressed urgent steps.
Ebola has struck the northern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo, but authorities say it is not the same strain as in West Africa.
As West Africa's Ebola toll climbed by 142 cases and 77 deaths, the WHO conceded that the size of the epidemic has been underestimated.
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