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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.

22 hours ago

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Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors Predict

Although concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.

10/22/2014

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Dallas Nurse Nina Pham Showing Improvement In Ebola Fight

The first nurse from Dallas to to get infected with the deadly ebola virus is finally getting some good news.

10/21/2014

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New Ebola ‘Czar’ Knows Washington, But Not Medicine

Ron Klain, President Barack Obama’s new point man on Ebola, has no medical or public health background. But he does have a wealth of experience managing unruly federal bureaucracies in times of crisis.

10/17/2014

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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

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CDC May Not Identify Breach In Protocol Leading To Nurse’s Ebola Infection

Director of the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Tom Frieden says they may never determine how Nina Pham contracted the Ebola virus.

10/14/2014

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Key Question: How Did Dallas Worker Contract Ebola?

A health worker who wore protective gear while having extensive contact with Thomas Eric Duncan is the second confirmed case of Ebola in the U.S.

10/12/2014

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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

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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

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Study: Do-It-Yourself Flu Vaccine Effective

A study suggests that do-it-yourself flu vaccine might be possible. Researchers found that military folks who squirted a nasal vaccine up their noses were as well-protected as others who got it from health workers.

10/08/2014

American civil rights activist and Baptist minister Jesse Jackson was in Dallas to meet with the family of U.S. Ebola patient, Thomas Duncan. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Jesse Jackson Talks Ebola: “We Shouldn’t Panic”

“While it is a crisis, we should not panic and begin to do irrational things in reaction,” Jesse Jackson said about the Dallas’ Ebola case.

10/07/2014

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Dallas DA Considers Charges Against Foreign Ebola Patient

Dallas County DA Craig Watkins office is looking into the possibility of filing charges against the Liberian man that brought the first case of Ebola into the United States.

10/03/2014

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