CDC Finally Admits that Ebola Can Float through the Air … 3 Feet

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Frontline Healthcare Workers Must Protect Themselves from Aerosol Transmission of Ebola

CDC Finally Admits that Ebola Can Float through the Air … 3 FeetImage Credits: Daniel Voyager, Flickr

We’ve noted for some time that Ebola can be spread by aerosols to frontline healthcare workers.

The CDC is finally admitting this fact.

The CDC put out a new poster stating:

Droplet spread happens when germs traveling inside droplets that are coughed or sneezed from a sick person enter the eyes, nose, or mouth of another person. Droplets travel short distances, less than 3 feet (1 meter) from one person to another.

A person might also get infected by touching a surface or object that has germs on it and then touching their mouth or nose.

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Clean and disinfect commonly touched surfaces like doorknobs, faucet handles, and toys, since the Ebola virus may live on surfaces for up to several hours.

Meryl Nass, M.D. – a board-certified…

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