Ebola Virus: A Negative Effect On Public Health

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The movement of people, food and manufactured goods can have a massive negative effect on public health. I don't think steps should be taken to reduce these flows except in extreme circumstances. An extreme circumstance would be in the case of a deadly virus that could spread just like the ebola virus. There was very limited travel allowed for people in the affected countrie in order to reduce the risk of the disease spreading. Ideally tests would have to be carried out on every person who wanted to leave the country, a health check to see if they are medically ceared to travel but that would take absolutely massive funding and cooperation from the public. All food would have to pass a safety test before leaving the factories, factories do
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