In Pictures, Inside the Ebola Outbreak

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The Ebola virus has claimed more than 1,000 lives, radically changing life in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea and Nigeria

Authorities are struggling to contain the epidemic and reach patients in the face of local residents’ ignorance about the disease. Some affected communities have even attacked the international health workers trying to help them.

When Ebola victims die at home, they are more likely to infect friends and family. In traditional West African burials, mourners wash and touch the highly contagious bodies Read more…

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