DRSIf hundreds of doctors and nurses are becoming infected with Ebola, what chance is the general public going to have? 240 health workers have contracted the virus and more than 120 of them have died, more than 2,600 people have been infected with Ebola since this outbreak began and more than 1,400 people have died. This virus continues to spread at an exponential rate, and now we have learned that there are confirmed cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Click on Image to view message