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About 70 Hospital Staffers Cared For Ebola Patient

They drew his blood, put tubes down his throat and wiped up his diarrhea. They analyzed his urine and wiped saliva from his lips, even after he had lost consciousness.

10/13/2014

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 08: Health care workers wait for the arrival of a possible Ebola patient at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital on October 8, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. Thomas Eric Duncan, the first confirmed Ebola virus patient in the U.S., died earlier today. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

North Texas Hospitals Respond To Nurse’s Ebola Diagnosis

News that a nurse caring for the nation’s first Ebola patient has now contracted the disease has other North Texas hospitals reviewing procedures and providing additional training. But, officials with Dallas’ Parkland hospital say their staffers are not panicking.

10/13/2014

Nina-Pham

Second Ebola Patient’s Father: She’s “In Fine Spirits”

One day after the Center For Disease Control confirmed Nina Pham, 26, has Ebola, her father told CBS 11 News she’s “in fine spirits.”

10/13/2014

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Health Officials Urge Hospitals To ‘Think Ebola’

Federal health officials on Monday urged the nation’s hospitals to “think Ebola” and launched a review of procedures for treating infected patients, while the World Health Organization called the outbreak “the most severe, acute health emergency seen in modern times.”

10/13/2014

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Lower Greenville Residents React To Ebola Hazmat Crews

A hazardous materials crew began decontaminating the residence of a Dallas woman Sunday afternoon who’s the first known person to have contracted Ebola in the U.S.

10/12/2014

Ebola-Nurse

CDC Confirms Positive Ebola Test For Dallas Nurse

CDC officials confirmed the preliminary positive Ebola results for Dallas Nurse

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Dallas County Deputy Awaits Ebola Test Results

A deputy with the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department was rushed to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas on Wednesday with some Ebola symptoms.

10/09/2014

Care-Now

Ebola Scare Shuts Down Frisco CareNow

The Care Now clinic in Frisco where Dallas County Sheriff’s deputy Michael Monnig was treated for possible Ebola-like symptoms is close

10/08/2014

Thomas Eric Duncan (credit: Facebook)

Ebola Patient’s Remains Still Infectious

Nine days after Thomas Eric Duncan became the first person to be diagnosed with the Ebola virus on American soil, he also became the first person to die from the Ebola virus in this country.

10/08/2014

Thomas Eric Duncan (credit: Facebook)

Dallas Ebola Patient Dies From Disease

According to health officials, Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan died Wednesday morning at 7:51 am.

10/08/2014

Thomas Eric Duncan (credit: Facebook)

Dallas Ebola Patient Still In Critical Condition

The first patient to be diagnosed with the Ebola virus in the United States remains in critical condition Wednesday morning, more than 10 days after being admitted to the hospital.

10/08/2014

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Crew At Center Of Ebola Home Cleanup In National Spotlight

A Fort Worth company has dealt with hazardous spills. It has cleared bloody crime scenes, including some that involved HIV. But the company’s operations manager said he was initially anxious to take on the Dallas Ebola apartment cleanup.

10/07/2014

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