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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.

12/11/2014

Study: US Infants Still Sleeping With Unsafe Blankets, Bedding credit: Mario Villafuerte/Getty Images

Study: US Infants Still Sleeping With Unsafe Blankets, Bedding

Too many U.S. infants sleep with blankets, pillows or other unsafe bedding that may lead to suffocation or sudden infant death syndrome, despite guidelines recommending against the practice. That’s according to researchers who say 17 years of national data show parents need to be better informed.

12/01/2014

The CDC says the second nurse diagnosed with Ebola took a flight the day before she started to show symptoms. (Photo on right: Handout/Photo on left: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Ebola-Infected Nurse in Dallas Being Moved to NIH in Maryland

The Dallas nurse infected with Ebola is expected to be transported to the National Institutes of Health in Maryland, according to multiple reports.

10/16/2014

The amount of high school students who regularly smoke marijuana is significantly on the rise, while the percentage of students who see any risk from the habit has dropped dramatically.   (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Study: 60 Percent Of HS Seniors Don’t View Regular Marijuana Use As Harmful

The amount of high school students who regularly smoke marijuana is significantly on the rise, while the percentage of students who see any risk from the habit has dropped dramatically.

12/18/2013

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