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Doctors at the University of Nebraska Medical Center speak to members of the media about ebola patient Rick Sacra. (credit: Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Doctors Expect Nebraska Ebola Patient To Recover

An American aid worker infected with Ebola who’s being treated in Nebraska is now expected to make a full recovery, his doctors said Wednesday.

09/17/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Local Expert Praises Obama Response to Ebola

President Obama’s decision to send military troops and medical advisors to West Africa to help contain the Ebola epidemic is drawing praise from a local infectious diseases specialist.

09/17/2014

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Ebola Patient In Nebraska Regains His Appetite

The American doctor battling the Ebola virus has regained his appetite as he continues to improve at the Nebraska Medical Center.

09/16/2014

Doctors at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and representatives from SIM speak to members of the media at the UNMC about Rick Sacra. September 5, 2014 in Omaha, Nebraska.  (credit: Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Ebola Patient In Nebraska Bored In Isolation Room

Nebraska doctors treating an American aid worker battling Ebola say that as he improves, he’s getting bored in his isolation room.

09/15/2014

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Nebraska Doctors Prepare To Treat Ebola Patient

Doctors at the Nebraska Medical Center say they’re ready to treat a missionary who was infected with Ebola while serving in Liberia.

09/04/2014

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LCMS Donates Thousands to Prevent Cases of Ebola

The St. Louis-based Lutheran Church Missouri Synod [LCMS] directs thousands of dollars in aid to fight Ebola in western Africa.

08/13/2014

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Local Hospitals Say They’re Ready Should Anyone Show Up With Ebola-Like Symptoms

If someone with Ebola-like symptoms shows up at a local hospital, how prepared are they to handle the potentially contagious case?

08/06/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Expert: Experimental Ebola Serum Needs to Be Tested

A local infectious diseases specialist is closely following the progress of the two Americans who were given an experimental Ebola serum before being brought back to the United States.

08/05/2014

On Air

The Ebola Outbreak

We got a primer on the Ebola outbreak.

08/04/2014

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