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Clear Questions and Answers About Ebola

Clear Questions and Answers About Ebola

 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Risk factors  By Mayo Clinic Staff For most people, the risk of getting Ebola or Marburg viruses (hemorrhagic fevers) is low. The risk increases if you: Travel to Africa. You're at increased risk if you visit or work in areas where Ebola virus or Marburg [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Infectious Diseases: Mayo Clinic Radio

Are you concerned about the Ebola virus spreading outside Africa?  Have you heard about the respiratory virus Enterovirus 68 affecting children in the United States? On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, infectious disease expert Pritish Tosh, M.D., will join us to talk about both issues. He'll also discuss drug-resistant bacteria, the overuse of antibiotics and the [...]

Created by Joel Streed

Huskins how to prevent catching the virus (:49)

With the recent news about a large number of children affected by respiratory illnesses in the central U.S., Mayo Clinic pediatric infectious diseases specialist W. Charles Huskins, M.D., shares information about these illnesses, what parents should look for and how to prevent them from spreading.

Created by Brian Kilen

Huskins how to treat the virus (:17)

With the recent news about a large number of children affected by respiratory illnesses in the central U.S., Mayo Clinic pediatric infectious diseases specialist W. Charles Huskins, M.D., shares information about these illnesses, what parents should look for and how to prevent them from spreading.

Created by Brian Kilen

Huskins how virus affects children (:22)

With the recent news about a large number of children affected by respiratory illnesses in the central U.S., Mayo Clinic pediatric infectious diseases specialist W. Charles Huskins, M.D., shares information about these illnesses, what parents should look for and how to prevent them from spreading.

Created by Brian Kilen

Huskins what is enterovirus (:32)

With the recent news about a large number of children affected by respiratory illnesses in the central U.S., Mayo Clinic pediatric infectious diseases specialist W. Charles Huskins, M.D., shares information about these illnesses, what parents should look for and how to prevent them from spreading.

Created by Brian Kilen

Huskins what is the virus (:16)

With the recent news about a large number of children affected by respiratory illnesses in the central U.S., Mayo Clinic pediatric infectious diseases specialist W. Charles Huskins, M.D., shares information about these illnesses, what parents should look for and how to prevent them from spreading.

Created by Brian Kilen

Huskins what parents should look for (:19)

With the recent news about a large number of children affected by respiratory illnesses in the central U.S., Mayo Clinic pediatric infectious diseases specialist W. Charles Huskins, M.D., shares information about these illnesses, what parents should look for and how to prevent them from spreading.

Created by Brian Kilen

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