Clair MacDougall

journalist

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Journalist based in Monrovia, Liberia

Clair MacDougall on KCRW

Ebola was first discovered in 1976 — a virus that first causes flu-like symptoms that quickly evolve into vomiting, diarrhea and both external and internal bleeding.

The Worst Ebola Outbreak Ever

Ebola was first discovered in 1976 — a virus that first causes flu-like symptoms that quickly evolve into vomiting, diarrhea and both external and internal bleeding.

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