Fight against disease hampered by belief in witchcraft

August 1, 2014   |   Category: Prophecy News   |   Tags:

A British doctor fighting the devastating Ebola outbreak in west Africa has told how belief in witchcraft is hampering the fight to stop the spread of the deadly disease.
Benjamin Black, 32, a volunteer with the charity Médecins Sans Frontières in Sierra Leone, said that some of those in infected areas were not seeking medical treatment as they thought the disease was the work of sorcerers. Belief in witchcraft and traditional medicine is still prevalent in parts of west Africa, particularly the remote rural areas of Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia where the outbreak has been concentrated…

Read More: Ebola outbreak: fight against disease hampered by belief in witchcraft, warns British doctor – Telegraph

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