10/22/2014 12:02 EDT | Updated 12/21/2014 05:59 EST

Ebola outbreak: What you need to know

Vancouver Chief Medical Health Officer, Dr. Patricia Daly dispelled common myths and provided the medical facts in a rapid-fire question-and-answer session Tuesday with the CBC's Andrew Chang.

Questions from viewers included:

- Can Ebola be transmitted in a sneeze?

- How long can Ebola survive on a dry surface?

- Does Ebola live in human skin?

For the answer to these and other Ebola related questions watch the full interview.