Ebola Crisis Could Last Through Next Year
Peter Piot, one of the scientists who discovered Ebola in 1976, suggested the current outbreak could last through the end of 2015.By Elizabeth Hagedorn | December 24, 2014
The biggest ever outbreak of Ebola could last through the end of 2015.
This wave of the deadly virus took its first victim — a two-year-old in Guinea — one year ago. Today, the World Health Organization estimates Ebola has killed more than 7,500 people. (Video via World Health Organization)
"We need to be ready for a long effort, a sustained effort [for] probably the rest of 2015."