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25/10/2014
The condition of New York City’s first Ebola patient, Dr. Craig Spencer, worsened on Saturday, though he remained awake and communicative, health officials said.Dr. Spencer, 33, was “entering the next and more serious phase of his ...   
25/10/2014
The death of a two-year-old girl on Friday has been confirmed as Mali's first fatal case of Ebola.The west African nation has appealed for calm and has said that it can contain the virus despite fluid boundaries with Guinea where the ...   
25/10/2014
Mali authorities are scrambling to calm fears after Ebola claimed its first victim in the African country, a contagious toddler who took a 1000-kilometre bus journey before being treated.The World Health Organisation warned the situation ...   
25/10/2014
Earlier, Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita said that his country would not close its border with Guinea despite the girl’s case, which may have exposed many to the disease as she travelled hundreds of kilometres through Mali – including a ...   
25/10/2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that Ebola’s presence in New York is a serious matter, but that nowhere are professionals better equipped to deal with it.“This is a serious situation and I want people to take it seriously,” he ...   
25/10/2014
Hundreds of Americans have flown to Liberia in the past few days. Thousands more are on the way. This Ebola corps is a collection of doctors, nurses, scientists, soldiers, aviators, technicians, mechanics and engineers. Many are ...   
25/10/2014
The Federal Government's response to the Ebola crisis has been chaotic, the Australian Medical Association (AMA) says. AMA president Professor Brian Owler said the Government was keeping Australians in the dark about their plans and ...   
25/10/2014
The world is full of praise for Cuba: No other country has sent as many doctors to West Africa. Critics of the communist regime, however, believe Havana's using its doctors for political purposes - and at a hefty markup. Cuba is showing ...   
25/10/2014
The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, is traveling to Guinea on Sunday and will also visit Liberia and Sierra Leone, making the trip despite calls by some U.S. lawmakers for a travel ban on the three West African countries ...   
25/10/2014
Colleagues of the New Yorker who caught Ebola treating victims of the outbreak in West Africa have said he was always 'rigorous' over the elaborate safety procedures for Western doctors. Dr Craig Spencer, 33, tested positive for Ebola on ...   
25/10/2014
I am a nurse who has just returned to the U.S. after working with Doctors Without Borders in Sierra Leone - an Ebola-affected country. I have been quarantined in New Jersey. This is not a situation I would wish on anyone, and I am scared for ...   
25/10/2014
A healthcare worker who tested negative for Ebola after returning from West Africa this week is criticizing her quarantine treatment at Newark Liberty International Airport. In a first-person account published in The Dallas Morning News ...   
25/10/2014
A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone and was quarantined upon her arrival at a New Jersey airport Friday — and who later tested negative for the disease — is criticizing how she was treated, describing a chaotic scene where she was ...   
25/10/2014
A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United ...   
25/10/2014
More than 10,000 people in West Africa are believed to have contracted Ebola in the biggest outbreak of the deadly disease, and nearly 5,000 have died, according to the latest World Health Organization report, amid concerns about a potential ...   
25/10/2014
he World Health Organization has warned that many people in Mali may be at risk of developing Ebola after being exposed to a toddler who showed symptoms during a bus journey. The two-year-old girl has died in hospital.The UN health agency ...   
25/10/2014
More than 10,000 people worldwide have been infected with the Ebola virus, the World Health Organization reported Saturday, and nearly half of those people died. The countries hit hardest are Liberia, with a reported 4,665 cases and ...   
25/10/2014
More than 10,000 people have now been infected with the Ebola virus, according to the WHO. Medical workers returning to the US are facing tighter controls, while Mali has reported its first Ebola death. Of the 10,141 confirmed, probable ...   
25/10/2014
Authorities in Mali have scrambled to calm fears over Ebola after the disease claimed its first victim in the African country, a contagious toddler who took a 1,000km journey on public buses before being treated.The World Health ...   
25/10/2014
The number of people infected with Ebola in three West African countries has exceeded 10,000, the World Health Organization reported Saturday.A total of 10,141 people had contracted the disease worldwide, the organization said in its ...   
25/10/2014
A substantial and quick scaling up of Ebola interventions is needed or else there will be a catastrophic number of cases and deaths from the disease in parts of Liberia, a new study suggests. Researchers created a model to predict how ...   
25/10/2014
West Africa is dealing with the worst Ebola outbreak in history. The latest figures show there have been 4 445 confirmed or suspected deaths in the worst-affected West African nations of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.Eight deaths are ...   
25/10/2014
President Barack Obama says the U.S. must be guided by science -- not fear -- as it responds to Ebola. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says he was proud to give Texas nurse Nina Pham a hug in the Oval Office after she was ...   
25/10/2014
Corruption, distrust of outsiders that has led to murder and a thriving black market in blood are adding to the chaos at the epicenter of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and challenging efforts to stop the disease at its source, according to a ...   
25/10/2014
I am a family doctor who spent 15 years in Liberia as a missionary for SIM, an international Christian group. I returned to the country on August 3 because one of my fellow physicians, Kent Brantly, had fallen ill with the Ebola virus. In ...   

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