Tulip Mazumdar puts on protective clothing
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How journalists protect against Ebola risks

11 October 2014 Last updated at 14:38 BST

More than 4,000 people have died of Ebola, nearly all of them in West Africa.

BBC Global Health correspondent Tulip Mazumdar has been reporting on the crisis in Sierra Leone.

Here she explains the measures journalists and medics are taking to prevent themselves becoming ill, and from and spreading the virus.

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