/It is very difficult to screen for Ebola. So far, there have been no cases of transmission on flights during this outbreak. The real problem is when the disease becomes airborne. So far, this hasn't happened yet either. Air-born Ebola on a plane is going to be a nightmare! /

NEW YORK - Customs and health officials began taking the temperatures of passengers arriving at New York's Kennedy International Airport from three West African countries on Saturday in a stepped-up screening effort meant to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus...

'Stepped-up Ebola screening starts at NYC airport'
Associated Press:

"The UK is to begin screening some passengers who have traveled from Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea for signs of Ebola virus disease."


Signs and symptoms of Ebola infection:

Fever (greater than 38.6°C or 101.5°F)
Severe headache
Muscle pain
Abdominal (stomach) pain

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/symptoms/index.html <http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/symptoms/index.html>
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