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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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Liberia Officials To Prosecute Ebola Infected Man For Lying On Health Form

Liberia officials say they will prosecute man who brought Ebola to US for lying on health form.

10/02/2014

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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.

10/01/2014

Ebola Virus Questions & Answers

The 2014 Ebola outbreak is the largest in history and the first Ebola epidemic the world has ever known — affecting multiple countries in West Africa. Here are some questions and answers about the Ebola virus.

09/30/2014

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Top 5: Healthy Foods That Aren’t So Healthy

Many foods labeled as healthy might not be any better than their alternatives.

09/29/2014

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