The World Health Organisation has moved to reassure travellers that visiting countries where Ebola has been reported is still "low risk".
In a statement today, experts said the situation in Nigeria and Guinea was showing "encouraging signs", with one infected person in Nigeria making a full recovery.
They have released some basic advice for people heading to countries with confirmed cases, which include Liberia and Sierra Leone as well as Nigeria and Guinea.
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