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American Ebola patients
Ebola is not always a death sentence.
On Aug. 21, Dr. Kent Brantly addressed reporters on his own two feet, with a full smile and his wife by his side. “Today is a miraculous day,” he said. “I am thrilled to be alive … God saved my life.”
Brantly, a health care worker for the organization Samaritan’s Purse, survived Ebola–the deadly disease that has taken the lives of more than 1,420 people in West Africa so far–and was discharged from Emory University Hospital. …