Amid the growing international panic about Ebola, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that so far ā€” knock on wood, cross fingers and toes ā€” only one personĀ has died from the diseaseĀ in the U.S. For some perspective, here are other things that are more likely to kill you, including being "struck" by a dog:

Graphic Credit:Ā Gabriella PeƱuela

Source:Ā National Safety Council estimates based on data from National Center for Health Statisticsā€“Mortality Data


Alexandra DiPalma is a producer for Fusion Lightworks, Fusionā€™s In-house Branded Content Agency.