Listen: Doctors discuss Ebola in Google+ Hangout

The largest Ebola outbreak in history has killed more than 1,000 people in West Africa and fears continue to rise that the deadly virus could spread to the United States.

But some experts note that the risk of a large-scale outbreak here is low. And even if it did come here, some say, we have far better ability than other parts of the world to combat the deadly virus effectively.

Listen to audio above from our recent Google+ Hangout on Ebola. Our panel of experts included Dr. Cedric Spak, M.D., an epidemiologist and infectious disease specialist on the medical staff at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.

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Scott is a former Dallas newspaper reporter. His father and two brothers are doctors, so healthcare is his family business.

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Listen: Doctors discuss Ebola in Google+ Hangout