As Ebola spreads in Africa, how worried should West be?

April 6, 2014 11:37 AM

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As Ebola spreads in Africa, how worried should West be?

DAKAR, Senegal — A virus that causes people to bleed from their ears and pops open blood vessels has spread from remote tropical forests in Guinea to the West African country's teeming capital.

It has hopped the border to Liberia and is suspected in more than 90 deaths in an outbreak Doctors Without Borders has called "unprecedented." It is almost always deadly, and there is no vaccine or treatment.

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