Ebola Today: Hunger Driving Thousands in Sierra Leone to Leave Quarantine

November 4, 2014 11:25 PM

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5:00 p.m. Hunger overtaking people’s fear of exposure. Despite the quarantine imposed on thousands of people in Sierra Leone, where areas of the country are entirely sealed off, many are having to leave their homes to find food. The United Nations World Food Program, which has been delivering food to those quarantined, haven’t been able to reach all of the homes.

3:00 p.m. Now it’s hard to get treatment for anything that’s not Ebola. In Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, people afflicted with health care issues that aren’t Ebola are having a difficult time finding treatment. The Associated Press reported Tuesday that the World Health Organization is calling ...

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