Ebola

Demonstrators march through the street  on October 13, 2014 in St Louis, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protesters Runner-Up to Time Person of the Year: Ebola Fighters

Doctors, nurses and others fighting Ebola have won Time’s 2014 Person of the Year award, with Ferguson protesters coming in as runner-up, the magazine announced Wednesday.

12/10/2014

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)

UPDATED: Nurse Found Ebola-Free in Preliminary Tests

Samples are also with the Centers for Disease Control.

11/20/2014

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Bono, Affleck Stay Silent in PSA on Ebola Response

Celebrities are playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

11/19/2014

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)

Nebraska Hospital: Surgeon with Ebola has Died

A surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone died Monday while being treated in a biocontainment unit at a Nebraska hospital, the facility said.

11/17/2014

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)

US Hospital: Surgeon With Ebola ‘Extremely Ill’

A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone was in extremely critical condition Sunday at a Nebraska hospital, his doctors said.

11/16/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Friday, October 24 – Dr. Gregory Storch on Ebola; Singer/Songwriter Barry Manilow; Tennessee Williams’ “Stairs to the Roof”

Charlie and Debbie talk with Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Gregory Storch regarding the NY City doctor who tested positive for Ebola, upon returning from West Africa; Charlie with Singer/Songwriter Barry Manilow; and Charlie with Carrie Houck and Marcel Meyer on the Tennessee Williams’ production “Stairs to the Roof”.

10/24/2014

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 09:  Workers with the union 32BJ, many of them airline cabin cleaners, terminal cleaners and wheelchair attendants, participate in a class on how to better protect themselves from infectious diseases in the wake of increased concerns around the Ebola virus on October 9, 2014 in New York City. The infectious disease training classes will be ongoing and teach members how to wear protective clothing and to safely handle potentially harmful body fluids they may come in contact with. It was announced on Wednesday that five airports across the United States will start screening passengers arriving from Ebola-affected countries in West Africa.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Missouri Republicans Call for Ebola Travel Ban

Some Missouri lawmakers are concerned the state isn’t doing enough to prevent an Ebola outbreak.

10/22/2014

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Local Hospitals Now Have New, Tougher Ebola Care Guidelines

The revised recommendations include protective covering from head to toe and the use of a site manager to supervise the donning and removal of protective gear.

10/22/2014

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Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors Predict

Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.

10/22/2014

Several nurses stood across the street from St. Louis University Hospital on Oct. 20, 2014, with a banner that read "Don't Blame Nurses - Protect Them - Stop Ebola." (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Union Nurses Give List of Demands Regarding Ebola Care to Administrators

Several nurses stood across the street from St. Louis University Hospital this morning and unfurled a banner that read “Don’t Blame Nurses – Protect Them – Stop Ebola.”

10/20/2014

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