CDC Director: 'Still Real Possibility Other People With Ebola Will Be Diagnosed In US'Health workers on the front line of the Ebola crisis say the need for urgent help isn't letting up, as Congress begins considering President Barack Obama's $6.2 billion emergency aid request to fight the disease.
Poll: Nearly Half Of Americans Don't Think Their Local Hospital Could Safely Treat Ebola CaseMost Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they're not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.
Health Officials: 1st American Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Upgraded To Good ConditionNina Pham is being treated at the NIH Clinical Center in Bethesda; she contracted the virus while treating the first American infection at a hospital in Dallas.
Rubio Announces Legislation For Temporary Visa Ban On Ebola-Affected West African NationsSen. 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.
Dallas Health Care Worker Who Handled Lab Specimen From Ebola Patient Quarantined On Caribbean Cruise ShipObama administration officials said Friday that a Dallas health care worker who handled a lab specimen from an Ebola-infected man from Liberia who died of the disease was on a Caribbean cruise ship where she has self-quarantined and was being monitored for any signs of infection.
Rand Paul: Obama Administration Makes Transmission Of Ebola Sound Similar To AIDSU.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky told a group of college students Wednesday the deadly virus Ebola can spread from a person who has the disease to someone standing three feet away and said the White House should be honest about that.
Report: 75 Hospital Workers Who Came In Contact With Ebola Patient Placed On No-Fly List
Obama: I Have No 'Philosophical Objection" To Imposing Travel Ban On West AfricaFacing renewed criticism about the U.S. response to Ebola, President Barack Obama is conceding that it may make sense to have a single person lead the administration's effort. But he says imposing a travel ban from disease-ravaged West Africa, as Republicans have demanded, would be counterproductive.
Report: CDC Considering Putting 76 Health Care Workers Who Had Contact With Ebola Patient On No-Fly ListThe federal government is ramping up its response to the Ebola crisis after a second Dallas nurse became ill and it was disclosed that she had been cleared to fly a day before her diagnosis. Officials are now reportedly considering putting dozens of hospital workers who treated the Ebola patient on the no-fly list.
WHO: 10,000 New Ebola Cases Per Week Could Be SeenA World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.
CDC: Rapid Response Team Will Be Sent For Any New Ebola Cases The government will send a rapid response team to any hospital in the country that diagnoses another Ebola patient, to make sure the local health workers can provide care safely.
Dr. Carson: 'We Should Be Thinking About Worst-Case Scenarios' For EbolaDr. Ben Carson believes the U.S. has been acting illogically in dealing with Ebola after a Dallas nurse contracted the disease from a patient who died.
McCain: Obama Administration Needs Ebola 'Czar'Health officials are intensifying the monitoring of hospital workers who provided care to the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. after one of them was infected with the virus despite wearing protective gear.
CDC Director: We Have To Work Now So Ebola 'Is Not The World's Next AIDS'The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told a top-level forum in Washington, D.C., that the Ebola outbreak is unlike anything he’s seen since the AIDS epidemic.
Poll: 72 Percent Of Americans Very Concerned About U.S. Ebola OutbreakThe presence of Ebola patients in the U.S., including the death of one infected Dallas patient, has increased American concern with the spread of the virus.