Sunday, June 1, 2014
The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) is reporting today that the number of new Ebola cases in Sierra Leone has tripled in the past three days,
Cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Sierra Leone have more than tripled in just 3 days, from 16 reported on May 27 to 50 reported today by the World Health Organization (WHO). The agency also reported 10 new EVD cases in Guinea and 1 in Liberia.
Just a week ago the outbreak in West Africa appeared to be slowing, but the WHO has now reported new cases four times since May 24.