Prevention | Ebola (Ebola Virus Disease) | CDC

When living in or traveling to a region where Ebola virus is widespread, there are a number of ways to protect yourself and prevent the spread of EVD. Practicing good hand hygiene is an effective method in preventing the spread of dangerous germs, like the Ebola virus.
— Read on www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/prevention/index.html

Those who need to travel would do well to pay attention to these strict prevention rules. Anyone living in DRC would do well to follow the same rules. There is never enough awareness or prevention in the DRC: supportive effort is much appreciated in any country with an outbreak.

Nipah: fearsome virus that caught the medical and scientific world off-guard | World news | The Guardian

Nipah will be among the first diseases to be targeted by a new initiative aiming to prevent epidemics. But what is it, and why is it so dangerous?
— Read on www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jan/18/nipah-fearsome-virus-that-caught-the-medical-and-scientific-world-off-guard

What World Health Organization learns from Ebola Outbreak will help with other serious outbreaks like the one above.