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Ebola could soar to 1.4 million cases in two countries, CDC says
Ebola could soar to 1.4 million cases in two countries, CDC says

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is set to release a report Tuesday that predicts the number of Ebola cases in just two of the hardest-hit countries could hit 1.4 million within four months, according to the Associated Press. By late January, the nations of Liberia and Sierra Leone could see anywhere from 550,000 to 1.4 million Ebola cases, according to a draft of the CDC report obtained by the AP. Both countries have seen an exponential growth in cases in recent weeks, but the CDC report is based on the belief that even those numbers don’t show the full picture and that cases are being vastly underreported. The latest official numbers released Monday by the...

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