Illustration – Ebola

untitledI found an article that is quite interesting. It sheds light on the Ebola outbreak and the tone of the global response.

3,431 killed in in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia and 1 in the United States. This image shows the priority of the media and government.

Read full article with statics at: http://mic.com/articles/100618/one-powerful-illustration-shows-exactly-what-s-wrong-with-media-coverage-of-ebola

There are not enough medical providers who are well equipped and trained for this type of outbreak. The world governments have not done their part to ensure something like this would be well handled in order to save lives.

If contracted, Ebola is one of the world’s most deadly diseases. It is a highly infectious virus that can kill up to 90 percent of the people who catch it, causing terror among infected communities.

DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is the group that have risked their lives to help people all over this world who don’t have access to medical care.

Learn more about Ebola and how to donate: http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/our-work/medical-issues/ebola

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