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(RNS) The Ebola epidemic in the West African nations of Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea has caused more than 670 deaths and more than 1,000 infections, according to the World Health Organization.


  1. Healthcare is a scientific endeavor.
    How will the world deal with healthcare challenges
    if religion is allowed to continue to preach ignorance of science?

    ‘Doctors Without Borders’ understands this and their doctors have been using safer practices – it is a non-religious group and there is no religious agenda.

    Maybe it is just a coincidence, but the poor afflicted doctor working with the religiously affiliated “Samaritan’s Purse” seems to have not been taking proper health precautions. I sure hope he wasn’t counting on ‘god’s grace’ or some priest’s blessing to protect him – that would be certain to fail.

    Meanwhile Africa is clearly unprepared for this worsening Ebola outbreak.

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