Abuja - An American doctor has come out with some disturbing news: You can get Ebola from sex! Possibly even when your partner is not showing symptoms!
Dr. William Shaffner, a professor of preventive medicine and infectious diseases at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, said it is possible to get infected with the virus by having sex with someone carrying the virus, Huffington Post reports.
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He said the virus is usually spread through bodily fluids, so theoretically sex could be a route of transmission.
What makes it scarier is he says it is often difficult to pinpoint the point of contagion, so your partner could not be showing symptoms of Ebola and still infect you!
Read more at Huffington Post.
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