Ebola

Samaritan's Purse volunteers work in Liberia (Photo: ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Volunteer Numbers Impacted By New Rules, Mandatory Quarantines

Tighter restrictions and mandatory quarantine periods are prohibiting some volunteers from traveling to Libera, according to relief group Samaritan’s Purse.

14 hours ago

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Nurse Who Beat Ebola To Get Dog Back

Dallas nurse Nina Pham, who recovered from the Ebola virus, will soon be reunited with her dog, who has been sequestered since his owner became ill.

23 hours ago

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Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine With Bike Ride

Practically daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse and University of Texas at Arlington alum, Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state’s voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

10/30/2014

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Quarantined Ebola Nurse Goes Outside; Police Watch

A University of Texas at Arlington nursing school alum who treated Ebola patients in West Africa said she plans to end her voluntary quarantine and even stepped outside her home briefly on Wednesday.

10/29/2014

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Texas Ebola Fears Lead To Struggles & Reports Of Discrimination

We have yet to see the lasting effects of the Ebola virus in North Texas, but the reality is for some just hearing the word ignites fear. Two North Texans have survived the virus and dozens of others are now out of isolation. But they all could still face discrimination, because of the stigma surrounding Ebola.

CBSDFW.COM–10/29/2014

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Gov. Perry Says Nurse Back From West Africa Will Self-Quarantine

A Texas nurse, who had been working with Ebola patients has returned home from Sierra Leone.

10/29/2014

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Ebola-Free Nurse Amber Vinson Stays Near Quarantined Family

A Dallas nurse who survived Ebola is back at the very place her journey started.

10/28/2014

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Ebola-Free Nurse Amber Vinson Returns Safely To Dallas

North Texas nurse Amber Vinson is Ebola-free and back in North Texas. Vinson left Emory University Hospital Tuesday afternoon and landed at Dallas Love Field Airport just after 5 p.m.

CBSDFW.COM–10/28/2014

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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

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UTA Alum Released From New Jersey Ebola Isolation

A University of Texas at Arlington alumnus is out of isolation for the Ebola virus. Nurse Kaci Hickox was released from a New Jersey hospital after the federal government pressured her release.

CBS 11–10/27/2014

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New Jersey Releasing Quarantined Nurse

New Jersey officials said that Kaci Hickox, a nurse who was quarantined after working with Ebola patients in West Africa, is being released from a mandatory quarantine.

10/27/2014

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UTA Graduate Upset Over Ebola Quarantine

A nurse with North Texas connections has been placed in isolation after returning from West Africa

CBS 11–10/26/2014

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