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Who is most at risk for Ebola infection?

During an outbreak, those at higher risk of infection are:

Health workers

More research is needed to understand if some groups, such as immuno-compromised people or those with other underlying health conditions, are more susceptible than others to contracting the virus.

Exposure to the virus can be controlled using protective measures in clinics and hospitals, at community gatherings, or at home.

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