Latest News Wires Sierra Leone begins three-day shutdown to slow Ebola outbreak

Health workers began knocking on doors across Sierra Leone on Friday in hopes to find and isolate Ebola patients who have resisted going to health centers. 'If people don't have access to the right information, we need to bring life-saving messages to them,' said a UNICEF Representative in Sierra Leone.

By , Associated Press

Thousands of health workers began knocking on doors across Sierra Leone on Friday in search of hidden Ebola cases as the entire West African nation was locked down in their homes in an unprecedented effort to combat the deadly disease.