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Ebola Patient, Nina Pham Arrives In Maryland

Ebola patient, Nina Pham, arrived in Bethesda, Md. At 10 p.m. Thursday night.

10/16/2014

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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

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)

Ebola Protocol Now In Place For North Texas

There are now specific rules for how to handle the Ebola virus in North Texas, a week and a half after its first appearance in the country.

10/10/2014

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Ebola: U.S. Soldiers On Mission To Liberia

Fort Hood troops train how to use protective gear before they head to Liberia and help contain the Ebola virus.

10/09/2014

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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Ebola Robot Wipes Out Virus On Any Surface

More than 250 hospitals across the country are already using the robot including the Texas Health Resource hospitals and UT Southwestern Medical Center.

10/06/2014

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Congressmen Urge Tighter Screenings Of International Passengers

While enjoying a day at the park with her grandchildren, Donna Rodriguez was startled to hear the latest about Ebola patient Thomas Duncan.

10/02/2014

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Big Tex Preaches Ebola Precautions

State Fair of Texas officials don’t want Dallas’ Ebola case to affect this year’s attendance. Thus, they are making changes in an effort to keep people safe and coming through the gates.

10/01/2014

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An Exclusive Look Inside Isolation Rooms

Isolation rooms in most North Texas hospitals are very similar to the ones inside the Medical Center in McKinney and at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, where a patient with the first U.S. diagnosed Ebola case is being treated.

09/30/2014

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DFW Residents From Africa React To Ebola News

Considered Dallas’ Ellis Island for the last 20 years, the Vickery Meadows neighborhood of Northeast Dallas is home to refugees from Africa and other parts of the world.

09/30/2014

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Third Case Of Chikungunya Virus Confirmed In Dallas County

The Dallas County Health Department has confirmed another case of imported Chikungunya virus.

09/29/2014

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Doctors Can’t Confirm Or Deny If Respiratory Illness Is In Texas

A severe respiratory illness has now been confirmed in at least 10 states and is suspected to have spread to at least seven more. As it stands Texas isn’t among the states with reported cases. But the question is – should it be?

CBSDFW.COM–09/15/2014

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