Mon 20 Oct, 2014 09:02 pm - It is a very serious disease. But the hysteria and overreaction isn't warranted.
We know exactly why it is spreading in West Africa. We also know why it won't spread here.
There is... (view)
Mon 20 Oct, 2014 08:37 pm - I would expect a plumbers test to be written by a plumber.
I would expect a law exam to be written by a lawyer.
I would expect a math test to be written by a mathematician.
Who writes (or... (view)
Mon 20 Oct, 2014 08:35 pm - [quote]It remains to be seen how the morbidity and mortality of this disease in the developed world will compare to that in rural West Africa.[/quote]
No it doesn't remain to be seen.... (view)
Mon 20 Oct, 2014 08:32 pm - Ebola is not very contagious (in West Africa or here). It isn't transmitted by people without symptoms. It isn't easily transmitted to people around you. It isn't transmitted by... (view)
Mon 20 Oct, 2014 08:04 pm - [quote]Some practical clinical learning was inevitable in the case of an unfamiliar, highly contagious disease with such high mortality.[/quote]
This is a thread about Ebola (which is will... (view)
Mon 20 Oct, 2014 02:04 pm - That doesn't make any sense to me.
I would be happy being 46 with a 20 year old girlfriend, I would be happy being 56 with a 30 year old girlfriend.
More likely, the girlfriend will... (view)
Sun 19 Oct, 2014 08:29 am - Finn,
The scientists are saying a few things very clearly.
1. Ebola is not highly infectious in a modern Western Society. It is not easily transmitted.
2. There is no significant risk of... (view)
Sat 18 Oct, 2014 08:17 pm - Again George, you are choosing Mass Hysteria over Science.
The medical doctors and researchers, the people who have an expertise in medical science as well as experience studying this specific... (view)