2 Sept 2014

What Is Ebola Virus Disease: Its Symptoms, Facts And Prevention Tips


It is an epidermic decease which has been found in African monkeys, chimps and other animals. The 2014 Africa outbreak of Ebola virus is one of the largest and dangerous outbreak of the history. First it was suspected in African monkeys and chimps and then it transferred into humans by their bodily liquid. It was discovered in 26 August 1967 and from 1976-2013, WHO ( World Health Organization ) has registered 1,176 confirmed cases. The largest outbreak is 2014 ongoing West Africa Ebola outbreak which has lead 1,145 people to death yet. After reading this news i have decided to write an article on Ebola Virus Disease in which i will tell you some symptoms to diagnose it, treatment and prevention tips and some facts about it.

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You can see the number of effected people in West Africa, it is raising exponentially. This is the first time Ebola has been spread by commercial flight. There were 2-3 effected people found in Pakistan which isn't even near to West Africa. So if you belong to any place near West Africa stay very alert and follow prevention tips. Here are some Symptoms of Ebola Virus disease which will help you in diagnosing it.


There are some symptoms of Ebola Virus which are as following.

  • Headache
  • High fever
  • Weakness
  • Vomiting
  • Sore throat
  • Stomach pain
  • Joined and muscles aches
  • Lack of appetite
 And if it get severe it causes bleeding, blood will come out from eyes, nose, ears and also you can have blood vomiting.


There isn't any licensed medical treatment of Ebola Virus but there are some hospital supportive prevention tips which will help you. 
  •   Replace lost blood
  •   Provide as much oxygen need
  •   Stay away from animal's blood and body fluid
  •   Stay away from Ebola infected patients
  •   Blood pressure medication
  •   Treat other infections 


  • There are five types of ebola from which four can cause disease in humans
  • It is the first time when it is spreading through commercial flights
  • The first guy who got infected by Ebola was through animal fluid
  • There isn't any vaccine or treatment of ebola yet but some doctor suggested preventions.
  • The scientists who were researching on Ebola also got that dangerous virus
  • It has been spread in US, Myanmar and some other African countries and decleared international emergency by WHO
  • Ebola get its name from Ebola river which is near the place where Ebola virus first found
Hope my article will help you in preventing from Ebola and the list of symptoms will help you in diagnosing it. If you have any question related to EBOLA VIRUS or any other health related topic then make a comment, we will try out best to help you out.


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