A San Rafael man is headed into one of the most dangerous and deadly places in the world on a humanitarian mission to help Ebola patients in Liberia.
Colin Bucks, the Stanford Medical Center doctor under home quarantine after treating Ebola patients in West Africa, said Thursday he feels well and has shown no symptoms of the virus in the week since his return from Liberia.
State Announces 21-Day Quarantine For Anyone At Risk Of Ebola; To Be Determined On Case-By-Case Basis
California is requiring a 21-day quarantine for people traveling from Ebola-stricken areas who have had contact with infected patients.
A 94 sq. mile quarantine area has been established in Gilroy, with eradication efforts expected to formally begin next week.