Ebola virus disease

Learn about Ebola, its causes, symptoms, risks, treatment, prevention and surveillance. Also find health professional guidance, awareness resources and Canada’s response to Ebola.

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Explore the cause of Ebola and how it is spread.


Learn about the symptoms, what to look for and what to do if you become ill.


Find out what the risks are and who is most at risk.


Access information on how Ebola is diagnosed and treated.


Learn how Ebola can be prevented.


Discover how the disease is monitored.

For health professionals

Get detailed information for health professionals.

Canada's response to Ebola

Understand how Canada helps in the fight against Ebola.

Awareness resources

Download and share these Ebola resources.

Travel notices

Up-to-date information on and warnings about Ebola virus health risks to Canadians travelling or living abroad.

Designated hospitals

Information about Canadian Ebola hospitals designated by provinces.

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