Ebola Survivor Dr. Kent Brantly Honored In Fort WorthTarrant County commissioners dubbed Tuesday "Dr. Kent Brantly Day" in honor of the medical missionary who contracted the Ebola virus last summer.
Texas Ebola Task Force Recommends Unit For KidsA Texas task force on Ebola released its full report Thursday, recommending the state create a bio-containment unit for children, identify quarantine facilities for potentially infected animals and stockpile personal protective equipment.
Officials Designate 35 Hospitals For Ebola CareHealth officials have designated 35 hospitals across the country as Ebola treatment centers. Two of those facilities are in Texas.
Dallas Ebola Victim's Fiancee Moves Into New HomeThe fiancee of U.S. Ebola index-patient Thomas Eric Duncan has moved into a Dallas condominium a month after emerging from quarantine and after a series of landlords rejected her rental application.
U.S. Hospitals Improvise Ebola Defenses, At A CostWhat does it take to Ebola-proof a hospital? Over the past few months, U.S. medical centers have spent millions of dollars putting together a plan to treat patients with the scary, but extremely rare disease.
Dallas County Health Monitoring Traveler For EbolaOfficials with Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) confirmed Friday that they are monitoring a traveler for Ebola Virus Disease. The action is precautionary and the person is asymptomatic for Ebola.
Quarantined Ebola Nurse Goes Outside; Police WatchA 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.
Texas Ebola Fears Lead To Struggles & Reports Of DiscriminationWe 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.
Ebola-Free Nurse Amber Vinson Returns Safely To DallasNorth 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.
Dallas Nurse Amber Vinson Recovered From Ebola, Released From HospitalThe second Dallas nurse to contract the Ebola virus while caring for a patient with the disease is out of the hospital.
UTA Alum Released From New Jersey Ebola IsolationA 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.