Ebola protection – As the Ebola virus spreads and grows into a global threat, there is a lot of talk about how to keep from catching the potentially deadly disease. From full-body suits to improvised face coverings, here's a look at ways health workers protect themselves in some of the hardest hit areas.
Ebola protection – Here, a Ukrainian sailor uses a T-shirt as a face mask as he watches Nigerian health workers check the ship he's on for signs of the Ebola virus. The World Health Organization, or WHO, recommends a medical mask to adequately protect the mouth and nose.
Ebola protection – WHO also recommends boots with closed toes, preferably made from rubber. Here, a man carries disinfected boots back to health workers, who will wear them as they treat infected patients.