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Ebola Survivor Vinson Says “I’m Not Careless”

The nurse who took a commercial flight just before showing symptoms of what turned out to be Ebola infection is defending herself against criticism.

11/06/2014

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Kids Go Back To Class After Ebola Quarantine

Several students across North Texas are heading back to class on Monday after clearing their recommended 21-day monitoring period for possible contact with Ebola.

11/03/2014

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Security Lapse At Dallas Ebola Victim’s Former Apartment

Dallas Ebola victim Thomas Duncan’s apartment wasn’t under quarantine Friday as ordered by health officials.

10/31/2014

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Vinson Being Released From Ebola Treatment

A notice issued by Emory University Hospital in Atlanta stated that Dallas nurse Amber Vinson would be released from her Ebola treatment and discharged on Tuesday afternoon.

10/28/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 24: Dallas nurse Nina Pham listens to U.S. President Barack Obama in the Oval Office of the White House October 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Pham, a nurse who was infected with Ebola from treating patient Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas and was first diagnosed on October 12, was declared free of the virus on Friday. (credit: Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Prayers Answered By Nurse Nina Pham’s Return To Texas

The elation of Dallas health care worker Nina Pham’s loved ones reached new heights after she was declared Ebola free.

10/24/2014

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State Health Official: CDC Guidelines Didn’t Protect Nurses

Texas’ Health Services Commissioner Dr. David Lakey says the CDC’s initial guidelines for personal protective gear worn by healthcare workers this month were inadequate.

10/23/2014

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Richardson Ebola Center Ready To Go

Gov. Rick Perry on Tuesday afternoon announced his plans for a fully equipped and trained Ebola containment facility, and it is located in Richardson.

10/22/2014

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Firsthand Look Inside Decontaminated Ebola Apartment

For more than a week, people have seen the outside of apartments belonging to Amber Vinson and Nina Pham, the nurses who tested positive for the Ebola virus.

10/20/2014

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CDC Releases Revised Ebola Safety Gear Guidelines

Health officials released new guidelines for how health workers should gear up to treat Ebola patients. Health workers have pushed for new standards since two Dallas nurses were diagnosed with the disease.

10/20/2014

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Clinics Not The Best Place For Ebola Check

When a Dallas County sheriff’s deputy started feeling ill with possible Ebola symptoms, he did not rush to the nearest hospital. He chose to go to an urgent care clinic.

10/20/2014

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Patient ‘Screened’ For Ebola At Baylor, Testing Not Confirmed

On Friday morning Baylor Hospital in Dallas confirmed a patient with ‘Ebola similar symptoms’ also triggered a positive verbal screening questionnaire.

10/17/2014

A Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus sits at a bus station in downtown Dallas. (credit: Dallas Area Rapid Transit)

Ebola Concerns Send Home 2 DART Workers

Two workers with DART have been sent home for connections to individuals who are either carrying the Ebola virus, or have been exposed to those carrying the virus.

10/17/2014

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