Army medics are, tonight, preparing to travel to West Africa - to join efforts to stop the deadly Ebola virus spreading.
Teams from Aldershot have been practising in a 'mock' hospital unit to prepare themselves - or at least try to prepare - for what lies ahead in Sierra Leone.
Heathrow and Gatwick airports are getting ready to screen passengers arriving from areas affected by the disease.
Juliette Fletcher has been speaking to families waiting anxiously for news of relatives - and to the fundraisers who want to help.
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