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Operation Gritrock: first UK army medics fly to Sierra Leone

After comprehensive training, 150 army medics are ready to help fight the Ebola outbreak in Africa. Andy Johnston and Mark Bailey describe the deployment  
bmj.com
about 5 years ago
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Ebola: Royal Navy prepare RFA Argus to sail to W Africa - BBC News

The Royal Navy are loading Royal Fleet Auxiliary Argus with medical supplies before sailing to Sierra Leone to fight the Ebola virus this week.  
BBC News
about 5 years ago
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'Sadness and desperation - resilience and bravery' - BBC News

BBC global health reporter Tulip Mazumdar, reporting from Sierra Leone's Ebola frontline, visits a village where Ebola hasn't yet taken hold.  
BBC News
about 5 years ago
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Ebola outbreak: UK centre opening in Sierra Leone - BBC News

A British-run facility to treat people with Ebola is opening near the Sierra Leone capital, Freetown.  
BBC News
about 5 years ago
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Inside UK-funded Ebola centre in Sierra Leone - BBC News

An 92-bed Ebola treatment centre, funded by the UK and built by the British Army, is to open its door near Freetown, Sierra Leone's capital.  
BBC News
about 5 years ago
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Ebola: How one village road separates the dying from the living - BBC News

One village in Sierra Leone, too remote to receive help from the authorities, is dealing with Ebola by keeping the dying on one side of the main road, and the living on the other.  
BBC News
about 5 years ago
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Ebola outbreak: 'We need help, serious help' in Sierra Leone - BBC News

A sailor from Sierra Leone explains how the Ebola epidemic is ruining daily life in his country and calls for the international community to send help quickly.  
BBC News
about 5 years ago
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Battling Ebola in Sierra Leone was 'life changing' - BBC News

The BBC's Laura Bicker spent the day with a Scottish GP who has returned to the UK after joining volunteers battling Ebola in Sierra Leone.  
BBC News
almost 5 years ago
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Ebola: More British workers under observation - BBC News

Another British military healthcare worker has been flown to a hospital in Newcastle and a second is due to arrive from Sierra Leone to be monitored for Ebola.  
BBC News
over 4 years ago
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WHO | WHO and World Food Programme join forces to reach zero Ebola cases

WHO and WFP are combining their forces in a new partnership in the Ebola-affected countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.  
who.int
over 4 years ago
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Ebola diaries: Crossing the border, Ebola enters Sierra Leone

Ebola diary by Ngoy Nsenga: Crossing the border, Ebola enters Sierra Leone. WHO  
who.int
over 4 years ago
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Ebola outbreak: 'Devastating effect' on Sierra Leone - BBC News

Sierra Leone's President Ernest Bai Koroma told the BBC's Katty Kay that Ebola had a "devastating effect on the economy".  
bbc.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Two military medics back in UK for Ebola monitoring

Two UK military health care workers have been transported back to England from Sierra Leone after becoming exposed to Ebola via needle-stick injuries while treating patients.  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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Ebola vaccine trial begins in Sierra Leone

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in partnership with the Sierra Leone College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences (COMAHS) and the Sierra Leone Ministry of Health and...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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CDC investigating potential exposures of American citizens to Ebola in West Africa

CDC continues to investigate potential Ebola exposure among individuals in Sierra Leone, including several American citizens, following the identification of an American volunteer healthcare...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 4 years ago
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UK doctors head home from Ebola frontline

As the Ebola epidemic in west Africa subsides, UK military medics Andrew Johnston and Oliver Bartels reflect on the hardships of working in Sierra Leone at the height of the outbreak and the inequities in treatment between African patients and those from Europe and America  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Countries hit by Ebola need $700m to rebuild health systems

The governments of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone face a health service funding shortfall of nearly $700m (£450m; €630m), the World Health Organization has said.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Countries hit by Ebola need $700m to rebuild health systems

The governments of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone face a health service funding shortfall of nearly $700m (£450m; €630m), the World Health Organization has said.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Ebola: 'Fear, denial and fatigue fuelling outbreak' - BBC News

Health officials leading the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone say fear, fatigue and denial are allowing the virus to spread.  
bbc.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Ebola cases rise in Sierra Leone capital - BBC News

There has been a rise in new infections of Ebola in Sierra Leone, despite a recent fall in the number of cases.  
bbc.co.uk
over 4 years ago