Sunday 19th September 2021

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    • Ebola in DRC now infecting newborn babies: UN Ebola-DRC-infecting-newborn-babies-UN

            The World Health Organization (WHO) says a worrying number of the newest Ebola cases amid the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)’s ongoing outbreak are in patients not usually known to catch the disease: babies. In an update published this week, the UN health agency reported 36 new confirmed Ebola cases, including seven in newborn babies and infants younger than two years old. Six cases were reported in children aged between two and 17 and one case was in a pregnant woman. While Ebola typically infects adults, as they are most likely to be exposed to...