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Ebola outbreak: "I don't let patients give up"

Admitting a one-month-old baby to the Ebola treatment centre in Kenema

Feelings of guilt and depression are common among Ebola patients at the Red Cross treatment centre. Many want to give up, but Jestina doesn't let them.

Surviving Ebola  >

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Marjorie Stacey from Poole was helped by the assisted discharge scheme

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Ten blogs you shouldn't miss

The dead body management team at the IFRC Ebola treatment centre in Kenema Sierra Leone is responsible for burying patients who have passed away.

We’ve chosen the stories that touched us most in 2014: some put a smile on our face, while others just knocked us for six.

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