#Ebola Outbreak update: CDC and WHO update case counts. More than 4000 deaths.

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The CDC has reported updated case numbers on the Ebola Outbreak, with just under 3,900 dead. Additionally, the ‘CDC is implementing enhanced entry screening at five U.S. airports that receive over 94% of travelers from Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.’

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A report from Reuters states that the World Health Organization has updated their case count as well, although they state that over 4000 deaths have occurred in this outbreak.

The number of people known to have died in the worst Ebola outbreak on record has risen to 4,033 out of 8,399 cases in seven countries by the end of Oct 8, the World Health Organization said on Friday.

The death toll includes 2,316 in Liberia, 930 in Sierra Leone, 778 in Guinea, eight in Nigeria and 1 in the United States. The data include one case each in Spain and Senegal but no deaths. A separate Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 43 people out of 71 cases.

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