Liberian health workers carry the body of a woman suspected of dying from Ebola at a grave site on the outskirts of Monrovia on Friday. Photo: AP
Liberian health workers carry the body of a woman suspected of dying from Ebola at a grave site on the outskirts of Monrovia on Friday. Photo: AP
Ebola virus

Change in pace of Ebola infection may be due to traditional burial practices

The reason the number of new Ebola infections has stabilised in Liberia and Guinea but new cases continue in Sierra Leone may be down to the way victims are buried, says the WHO

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Liberian health workers carry the body of a woman suspected of dying from Ebola at a grave site on the outskirts of Monrovia on Friday. Photo: AP
Liberian health workers carry the body of a woman suspected of dying from Ebola at a grave site on the outskirts of Monrovia on Friday. Photo: AP
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