This informative book is a useful guide for anyone wondering about the Ebola virus. The media has created a lot of misinformation about this awful disease, making the uninformed paranoid. With the facts of the disease explained in a calm manner backed up by numerous links to supporting articles, I felt safer. The author has included checklists of symptoms, treatments, ways the virus is transmitted, and the most up to date figures on this latest outbreak. If the Ebola virus worries you, or if you are simply curious about it, this book is worth a read.