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Ebola Treatment Proving Effective

Kadiatu Fofanah contracted Ebola in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Feeble and fearing she would die, she underwent an experimental treatment: A doctor injected her with an Ebola survivor’s blood. Fonfanah was Ebola-free only five days later. Colonel Foday Sahr, who’s leading the trial, says 80% of patients who’ve received the treatment have survived.


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