Ebola Virus Directory
Ebola is a rare, deadly virus that causes bleeding inside and outside the body. As the virus spreads through the body, it damages the immune system and organs. Ultimately, it causes levels of blood-clotting cells to drop. This leads to severe, uncontrollable bleeding. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of Ebola hemorrhagic fever, including key facts, transmission, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
How Ebola Kills
What does ebola do to the body?
CDC Director Tom Frieden, MD, on Ebola
CDC Director Tom Frieden, MD, discusses Ebola.
FDA Update on Ebola
Janet Woodcock, MD, discusses the FDA’s involvement in fighting the Ebola crisis.
Ebola Vaccine Trials
Dr. Anthony Fauci discusses the first phase of Ebola Vaccina Trials.