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Death toll from W. Africa Ebola outbreak may be higher, WHO says

The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa may be higher than reported, the World Health Organization (WHO) Spokesperson says.

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FAO warns of fruit bat risk in West African Ebola epidemic

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is warning that increased efforts are needed to improve awareness in West Africa about the risks of contracting the Ebola virus from eating certain wildlife species, including fruit bats.

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Ebola families urged to avoid traditional mourning practices

The families of victims of the Ebola virus in West Africa are being urged by the World Health Organization (WHO) to avoid traditional mourning practices.

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