Ebola – enough of the gloom and doom.

| September 30, 2014

Today we are better equipped to handle this type of threat, we just need to fine tune the way we use these new tools, to maximise the effect. This is our chance to learn and prepare because this type of threat will emerge again.

But Ebola is only in Africa right?

| September 24, 2014

What was not publicised was the fact that there were no African species of primate on the site, nor had there been for several years. There could not have been any contamination from African fomites. This means that there is another pool of Ebola viruses

Ebola is only in Africa right? . . . continued

| September 19, 2014

Although no-one was harmed in the Ebola Reston outbreak, this sheds light on even more capabilities of the Ebola virus: It can become airborne – all the current deadly strains of Ebola have been transmitted by direct contact with body fluids. The airborne strain (EBO-R) does not appear harmful to humans. We don’t know why. […]

Ebola – Have we reached that critical exponential mass?

| September 17, 2014

It sound callous but we will soon face that repulsive choice – do we shut the gate and quarantine Ebola to the African continent, prevent anyone coming in or out of the continent or do we take the chance and risk a global pandemic?

Ebola – two new facts discovered

| September 12, 2014

The Ebola virus is even more tricky again, researchers have discovered!

The overtime scam

| September 6, 2014

Beware of the term “salary” it can often hide an employment scam and so can the title “trainee manager”.