The family of the second Dallas nurse to be infected with the Ebola virus says she is “steadily regaining her strength and her spirits are high.”
Health officials are working on a plan to monitor every person who returns to Maryland from countries stricken by Ebola, but the extent of the monitoring will depend on individual circumstances, the state’s health secretary said Wednesday.
President Barack Obama on Wednesday expressed optimism about the Ebola situation in the U.S. as he met with his Ebola response team, including his first meeting with his new point man on the deadly disease.
Everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken nations will be monitored for symptoms for 21 days.
Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
The Virginia Department of Health is helping answer questions from the public and provide the most up-to-date information regarding Ebola to Virginians.
As the U.S. closed a gap in its Ebola screening, an Ebola-free African country said it would begin checking visiting Americans for the disease.
An Omaha hospital says an American video journalist is free of Ebola and will be released soon.
The Homeland Security Department is requiring that anyone coming to the United States from one of three West African countries reporting an Ebola outbreak must enter the country through one of five airports screening passengers for the deadly disease.
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is introducing legislation to temporarily ban new visas for nationals coming from West African nations where the Ebola outbreak is prevalent.