How The World's Worst Ebola Outbreak Started From A Single Child

October 31, 2014 4:29 PM

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When Ebola virus came for the first time to a small village in Guinea, the victim was a toddler, who later became known to the world as Patient Zero. He died on Dec. 6, 2013, at age 2, and the domino effect of his illness has spiraled into the outbreak currently ravaging three nations in West Africa.

Emile's 3-year-old sister, his mother and his grandmother all died by January, leaving his father behind.

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