AKRON, Ohio – More than 2,500 callers have phoned Ebola hotlines since Oct. 15, according to state and local health officials.
Watch the video in the player above to hear what nurse Amber Vinson’s mother says about the onset of her daughter’s symptoms.
The Ohio Department of Health has received more than 1,450 phone calls since it set up an Ebola hotline Wednesday night.
The Summit County Health Department has received 1,165 phone calls since it set up an Ebola information line Thursday.
Health officials said most callers want to know general information about Ebola, including signs and symptoms of the virus.