D.C. Council to listen to testimony on the city's preparedness for Ebola.  (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)

Nurse Exposed to Ebola Discharged from NIH

A patient who was admitted to the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda after being exposed to Ebola has now been released, health officials say.

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Baltimore Wedding Gown Designer Creates Suit for Ebola Workers

A Baltimore wedding designer has been working over-time to create a safer suit to protect healthcare workers from the Ebola virus.


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Nurse Exposed to Ebola Isolated at NIH Clinical Center

A U.S. nurse who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone will be admitted to the National Institutes of Health Thursday for observation.


Members of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) putting on protective gear at the isolation ward of the Donka Hospital in Conakry, where people infected with the Ebola virus are being treated. (Credit: CELLOU BINANI/AFP/Getty Images)

TIME Magazine Names Its ‘Person of the Year’

TIME magazine has announced its “Person of the Year,” or, more accurately, its people of the year.


Participants tip buckets of ice water over their heads as they take part in the World Record Ice Bucket Challenge. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Ice Bucket, Brazil Elections Popular on Facebook

Day after day, Facebook captures our best and worst moments, from the birth of a new baby to heated political spats. So what got discussed the most in 2014? The Ice Bucket Challenge and the death of Robin Williams, to name a few.


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Obama: Ebola Fight ‘Nowhere Close To Being Over’

Declaring the “fight is nowhere close to being over,” President Barack Obama on Tuesday heralded strides in the effort to confront Ebola in West Africa and in protecting the U.S. against the spread of the deadly virus.


A North Korean official claims the United States is waging biological warfare with the deadly outbreak in West Africa. (Photo by Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

North Korea Blames U.S. For Ebola Outbreak

A North Korean official claims the United States is waging biological warfare with the deadly outbreak in West Africa.


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2 Virginia Hospitals Designated for Ebola Care

Health officials have designated two Virginia hospitals as Ebola treatment centers.


File photo of a vaccine. (credit: Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Drawing Attention to Ebola Vaccine Research

President Barack Obama is highlighting advances in research for an Ebola vaccine and pushing Congress to approve his request for $6.2 billion to confront the disease abroad and to secure against its spread in the United States.


Screenshot from YouTube of Dr. Martin Salia. (Photo from CBS via Youtube)

Md. Doctor Who Died of Ebola Hailed as Hero

Relatives, friends and dignitaries from the United States gathered to remember the heroic actions of a surgeon who died after treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone.




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