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Is it Flu or Ebola?

Is it Flu or Ebola?

Know the difference between Ebola and the Flu! Symptoms may be similar in the early stages, but listed above are key differences to watch for.

Some important points to remember:

  • The risk of getting sick with Ebola is very low in the U.S.
  • Ebola patients can only spread the disease when they have symptoms.
  • A person must have direct contact with a patient’s body fluids to be infected.

Additional information: Ebola Questions and Answers