Ebola

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UN Official Says Ebola Will End In Sierra Leone In Weeks

The U.N. Ebola chief said Monday he believes “it’s only a matter of weeks” before the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone ends, but stopping the deadly disease in Guinea will take more time because in some areas unsafe traditions still hold sway over what’s good for people’s health.

06/01/2015

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American Who Contracted Ebola Released from NIH

Officials say an American health care worker who contracted Ebola while volunteering in Sierra Leone has been released from the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda.

04/09/2015

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

American Who Contracted Ebola Improves to Good Condition

Officials say an American health care worker who contracted Ebola while volunteering in Sierra Leone has improved to good condition at a federal hospital.

04/07/2015

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App Enables Self-Reporting of Possible Ebola Symptoms in Md.

A Baltimore company and Maryland public health officials are announcing a smartphone and Web application for self-reporting possible Ebola symptoms.

04/01/2015

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Ebola Patient’s Condition Upgraded at NIH

The American healthcare worker being treated for Ebola at the National Institutes of Health is now upgraded from serious to fair condition.

03/30/2015

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Study: No Evidence Of Ebola Virus Evolution In West Africa

New research on the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa suggests that the virus is not becoming more severe or transmissible, according to a National Institutes of Health study in Science.

03/26/2015

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Ebola Patient at NIH Upgraded to Serious Condition

The condition of the American healthcare worker being treated for Ebola at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda has improved.

03/26/2015

A man thought to be  suffering from the Ebola virus waits to receive attention from medical staff at the Ebola treatment at Island hospital  in Monrovia on Oct. 5, 2014. (credit: PASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images)

Military Unit Returns From Running Ebola Labs in Liberia

A U.S. military medical unit is returning to Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland after overseeing mobile Ebola testing laboratories in Liberia for four months.

03/23/2015

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Ebola Patient at NIH Downgraded to Critical Condition

The Ebola patient who was admitted to the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda Friday is now in critical condition, hospital officials said Monday.

03/16/2015

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

NIH Admits American Ebola Patient Who Was Volunteering in Sierra Leone

The National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda admitted a patient with Ebola Friday morning at 4:44 a.m.

03/12/2015

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