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Health workers wearing Personal Protective Equipments (PPE) stand at an Ebola treatment center run by the non-governmental international organization Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors without Borders -- MSF) in Monrovia, Liberia, on Oct. 27, 2014. (credit: ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Liberia Ambassador: Ebola Can Be Brought Under Control By End Of Year

Liberia needs help from U.S. troops, more ambulances and food to cope with the Ebola crisis, but the deadly disease can be brought...

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Poll: 80 Percent Of Americans Believe US Citizens Returning From Ebola-Ravaged West Africa Should Be Quarantined

A new poll finds that a majority of Americans support quarantining people arriving from West Africa.

Ebola response coordinator Ron Klain listens while President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on the Canadian Parliament shooting after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Oct. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: Impact Of Ebola Czar’s Work Already Being Felt

President Barack Obama’s commander in the fight against Ebola was expected to operate below the public radar. But did that mean invisible?

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during a Long Island Association luncheon with LIA President and CEO Kevin S. Law at the Crest Hollow Country Club on Feb. 24, 2014 in Woodbury, N.Y. (credit: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush: Obama’s Handling Of Ebola Crisis ‘Very Incompetent’

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday criticized President Barack Obama’s initial handling of the Ebola crisis as “incompetent,” saying it gave rise to unneeded fears among the American public about the virus.

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GOP Rep: White House Developing Plans To Bring Non-American Ebola Patients To US For Treatment

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says he has received information from within the Obama administration that the White House is developing plans on bringing non-American Ebola patients to the U.S. to treat them.

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Australia First Nation To Issue Visa Ban On Ebola-Ravaged West African Nations

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday recommended new restrictions for people at highest risk for coming down with the Ebola virus and symptom monitoring for those at lower risk, but some state governors and even the Army are carving their own paths.

Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Anthony Fauci speaks to members of the media during a news briefing at the National Institutes of Health on Oct. 24, 2014 in Bethesda, Md. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Federal Health Official: Local Officials Within Legal Rights To Impose More Severe Ebola Restrictions

A top administration health official is defending U.S. policy on Ebola in the wake of criticism about conflicting federal-state rules.

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest arrives for a daily briefing at the White House on Oct. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: ‘I Guess You Can Take That Up With James Madison’ On Why There’s No Binding Federal Ebola Policy

For Americans wondering why President Barack Obama hasn’t forced all states to follow a single, national rule for isolating potential Ebola patients, the White House has a quick retort: Talk to the Founding Fathers.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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