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Liz Szabo, of USA TODAY writes Family of Dallas Ebola patient quarantined Texas health officials have placed the Dallas family of a Liberian national infected with Ebola under quarantine and ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 286 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 10:29 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
Twitter, of course has a lot to say about Ebola in Texas. Lots of schadenfreude. Some Snarking about Texas expanding Medicaid after all (which would be a good idea, but to do it only because of ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 63 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 06:51 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Update: : During Governor Rick Perry's news conference a doctor from the Texas hospital revealed that the patient diagnosed with Ebola did disclose that he had traveled to Liberia but in the ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 212 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2014 at 10:12 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
Javier E. David of CNBC reports that the CDC confirms first Ebola case diagnosed in US. The United States has its first confirmed case of the Ebola virus, the Centers for Disease Control and ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 412 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2014 at 02:11 PM PDT with 123 Recommends
UPDATE: the case is confirmed, making it the first imported Ebola Virus Disease case diagnosed in the U.S. http://www.wfaa.com/story/news/health/2014/09/29/dallas-presbyterian-hospital-ebola-patient-
by Jonathan
Comment Count 135 comments on Mon Sep 29, 2014 at 08:15 PM PDT with 110 Recommends
Denise Grady , of The New York Times, ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 110 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 08:36 AM PDT with 74 Recommends
Just when it appears the Ebola epidemic in Western Africa can not become more tragic, we read this report by Abby Phillip, of the Washington Post– Eight ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Sep 18, 2014 at 06:23 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
In the last 24 hours we've seen a major escalation of the assessed risk from the Ebola epidemic raging through Western Africa. Yesterday the United Nation increased the estimate of the needed ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 06:01 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
President Obama announces $500 million humanitarian assistance to combat Liberia's Ebola epidemic. Photocredit: NBC News Jim Kuhnhenn, of the Associated Press ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 01:24 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
-- Ebola Expert on Ron Paul: "He Really Fxcked Up" in Foreign Policy The Pauls' job -- father and son -- is to gather up CT addicts and broadband kooks to vote Republican. They pander to nuts. You ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 93 comments on Sun Sep 14, 2014 at 02:43 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
I've written almost three dozen posts about the Ebola epidemic in Western Africa in the last six months, as we've watched the death toll and total number of cases rise exponentially to over 2,300 ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 355 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2014 at 07:18 PM PDT with 286 Recommends
No, of course it didn't. But that's the front-page story - and most popular current post, as of this writing - on one of the major news sites in Liberia, a country that is about to see the worst of ...
by pico
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 01:22 AM PDT with 84 Recommends
The World Health Organization's September 8 Situation Assessment of Western Africa's Ebola epidemic predicts several thousand more cases in Liberia alone in the next three few weeks, in the most ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2014 at 08:28 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
I started looking into this a little more seriously after reading this: President Obama warns Ebola virus could mutate if epidemic not contained soon by HoundDog Why is this suddenly a concern? ...
by Jody Blair Sumner
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Sep 08, 2014 at 12:49 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Ebola Viruses exuding from infected cell. IC: NIAD Obama Warns the Ebola Virus Could Mutate If Outbreak is not Controlled Speaking to NBC News’ “...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Sep 07, 2014 at 11:37 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Adam Nossiter of the New York Times reports, The Other Ebola Toll: African Economies. The World Health Organization recently predicted the death toll from Ebola could ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Sep 05, 2014 at 04:17 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
A paper recently published by Science online documents the spread of Ebola from Guinea to Sierra Leone. The spread of the virus can be followed by genetic sequencing of virus, as mutations ...
by MadScientist
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 10:55 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
First, here is the link to Google's summary map system: Ebola World Map 1976 through present. Text of the associated references brings us to a point where there are 1,552 known EHF/EVD deaths and ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 91 comments on Sun Aug 31, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
The late Dr. Sheik Umar Khan, one of the five co-authors of this research who have died since writing this paper. A group of geneticists at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, including the ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 05:54 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
Ebola viruses exude from infected cell, photocredit: NIAD creative commons Nick Cumming-Bruce and Alan ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 30 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 07:41 AM PDT with 22 Recommends