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Ebola Survivors Should Use Condoms Indefinitely



The Ebola virus can remain in semen for longer than previously thought, and so men who survive the disease should always use a condom during sex until more information is known, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.

This new recommendation follows the report of a woman in Liberia who may have contracted Ebola through sex with a man who had survived the disease.

The woman, who developed Ebola in mid-March, had not had contact with anyone with Ebola symptoms, and hadn't traveled to other areas where people have Ebola. But about a week before her symptoms began, she had unprotected sex with a man who had survived Ebola
Source: Live Science

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