As a sometimes medical writer I have been horrified to hear some of the near-criminal misinformation being spread on this forum about Ebola. But I understand where it comes from -- America, and the American TV News Mindset. It runs on 24/7 FEAR, and so do Americans. They shoot FEAR like junkies shoot heroin, and with similar effects.
Their movies don't help them to stay grounded in reality much, either: