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New Infographic Compares Ebola To Other Infectious Diseases

Ebola virus has a unique set of characteristics that determine how and why its spreads, and how deadly it can be. To better understand Ebola, a new Kaiser Family Foundation infographic compares it to twelve other infectious diseases that continue to represent public health challenges today and offers five key takeaways about the disease.

Other Kaiser Family Foundation resources on the Ebola outbreak and the U.S. response are available online.