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Communication/Conferences: FDA warns against illicit Ebola treatments sold online

Communication/Conferences: FDA warns against illicit Ebola treatments sold online

August 14, 2014 - www.fda.gov

The Food and Drug Agency warns the US consumers about the online selling of treatments claiming to prevent or cure the Ebola virus. To date, the FDA did not give its agreement to any treatments against the virus.
According to the last assessment of the WHO (stopped on August 20th), Ebola made at least 1 427 deaths on a total of 2 615 cases (confirmed, likely or suspicious): 624 in Liberia, 406 in Guinea, 392 in Sierra Leone and 5 in Nigeria.