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WHO: Ebola is a Global Health Emergency
WEST AFRICA (CBS2/FOX28) - The World Health Organization is now calling the Ebola outbreak a global health emergency.
Experts say the spread of the virus now requires a world-wide attack.
The United Nations Health Agency described it as the worst outbreak in the four-decade history of tracking the disease.
It's killed nearly 932 people so far, including a doctor who is being called a hero for treating more than 100 patients.
The U.S. is now ordering the families of embassy employees to leave West Africa.
The White House is sending in a team of experts to the area, including specialists from the CDC.