Though most of its victims are thousands of miles away, the Ebola virus is having a profound impact in Southern California. With plans by the Liberian government to open more than two dozen treatment centers within the next few months, locals like David Beyan are working tirelessly to gather supplies.
Earlier this month, a Malibu doctor left the comforts of home to travel to Africa to help combat the spreading and deadly Ebola virus.
Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
As West Africa Ebola Outbreak Worsens, KCAL9 Takes A Look Inside SoCal’s ‘Quarantine Center’ For Infectious Disease
Infectious disease specialists took KCAL9’s Serene Branson inside Olive View – UCLA Medical Center in Sylmar – one of the largest isolation units in the Southland dedicated to decontamination.
Scientists at the Southern California research center taking on the Ebola virus are encouraged by a potentially paramount discovery.
The Centers for Disease Control have established a quarantine station at LAX to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus from passengers coming off international flights.
The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.