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VIDEO: CDC holding Twitter Q&A to calm Ebola fears

Posted at 3:26 PM, Oct 02, 2014

As paranoia mounts about Ebola in the United States, health experts are turning to social media to calm people’s fears.

Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are hosting a Q&A session on Twitter this afternoon from 4 -5 p.m. Eastern. To take part, click to the CDC’s Twitter profile or use the hashtag #CDCchat.

For the latest on the Ebola case in Texas, see the video report.

Clint Davis is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @MrClintDavis.