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Doctor With Ebola Hopes For Release ‘In Near Future’

A doctor from Fort Worth who contracted Ebola while doing missionary work in Africa hopes to be released in the near future, the...

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Ebola Worries Could Keep Some Dallas Students Home

Some nervous Dallas parents picked up their children early from school Wednesday after learning that five students attended class after possibly being exposed to the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S.

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Ebola Case Not Affecting International Travel From DFW

CBS 11 News learned North Texans are not changing trip plans, even though they could interact with individuals who’ve traveled to and from West Africa at connecting European airports.

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Dallas Ebola Patient Flew Part Of West Africa Trip On United Airlines

The man hospitalized in North Texas with Ebola shortly after arriving in the U.S. says he flew part of the way on United Airlines on September 20.

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How Ebola Infected Man Possibly Got To DFW

How did the man infected with Ebola get here? That’s the question everyone wants to know.

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Gov. Perry Urges Calm, Confirms Ebola Patient’s Contact With Students

The first person to be diagnosed with the Ebola virus on American soil had contact with several school-aged children before he was admitted to the hospital on Sunday.

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EMS Crew Exposed To Ebola Patient Tests Negative

Three members of the ambulance crew that transported a man diagnosed with Ebola to a Dallas hospital have tested negative for the virus.

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CDC Confirms Patient In Dallas Has Ebola Virus

Officials with the CDC have confirmed that a person in Dallas definitely has the Ebola virus. Tuesday’s official determination makes the patient the first diagnosed Ebola case in the United States.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.


DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.


What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?