Ebola continues to be a public health and national security priority, and President Obama is directing his Administration to take aggressive measures to respond.
In his latest weekly address, the President made it clear that, although Ebola is a serious disease, "we can't give in to hysteria or fear -- because that only makes it harder to get people the accurate information they need. We have to be guided by the science. We have to remember the basic facts."
Find out what the U.S. is doing to combat this epidemic -- and share this with someone who needs to know the facts.
President Barack Obama delivers a statement to the press after a meeting with Cabinet agencies coordinating the government's Ebola response, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Oct. 15, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)