WATCH: Why Ebola is continuing to spread in the Congo

The effort to stop the latest outbreak of Ebola - the second largest in history - is hitting a barrier.

Despite huge medical advances in controlling the spread of the disease, health officials say it's society - the human factor - that is proving in some ways the most difficult.

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