One of the least talked about aspects of the Ebola crisis is that it has taken away physical interaction between people. During a tragic time, affection and physical comfort are off limits.
It's still bright outside when people come to the Exodus nightclub on a Saturday night. They will leave early too because the curfew closes the club at 11pm. Some nightclubs open as early as 5pm, Monrovia, Liberia, Oct. 9, 2014. (Benno Muchler/VOA)
Bangalie V. Kamara works as an assistant physician at Doctors Without Borders Elwa 3 Ebola management center and says Ebola has caused a big problem in his 15-year marriage, Monrovia, Liberia, Oct. 9, 2014. (Benno Muchler/VOA
The Waterside Market is one of Monrovia's most important market centers, but Ebola is adversely impacting business there, Monrovria, Liberia, Oct. 9, 2014. (Benno Muchler/VOA)
Business is suffering, say shopkeepers in the Waterside Market in Monrovia, Liberia, Oct. 9, 2014. (Benno Muchler/VOA)