The 5 Viruses You Never Want to Get

Ebola's up there, but there are others that could be even worse
By Jenn Gidman,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 30, 2016 8:03 AM CDT
We're making progress on deadly viruses, but there's still much progress to be made.   (Getty Images)

(Newser) – The deadliest Ebola outbreak ever ended earlier this year, but despite advances in vaccines and antiviral drugs, Live Science notes "we're a long way from winning" the war against not only Ebola, but other viruses, too—some even deadlier than Ebola. The site lists some of the worst threats:

Find out what other deadly viruses made the cut. (There's a dangerous virus that leaps from squirrels to people.)

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