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To quote the Vice President, this is a Big F'n Deal: The last Ebola patient in Liberia was released from a hospital Thursday, according to media reports. Beatrice Yardolo, 58, was discharged from ...
by maxomai
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Mar 05, 2015 at 06:14 AM PST with 7 Recommends
The year was 1918. After two and a half years of uneasy neutrality, America had finally entered The Great War and had committed over 4 million men to the war effort. As one would expect—or at ...
by Virally Suppressed
Comment Count 177 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 07:21 PM PDT with 149 Recommends
European Union Heads of Government have been meeting in Brussels over Thursday and Friday. Leaders meet regularly under the aegis of the European Council. The move had been signaled earlier this week.
by Lib Dem FoP
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Oct 24, 2014 at 05:40 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
The WHO and CDC have been hypothesizing that there may be thousands more cases of Ebola than they are aware of. They realize that some people may not seek treatment, some leave the area, some die ...
by d3clark
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2014 at 11:57 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
It was 65°F outside and Yusia was freezing. The cold and the damp of the Sudanese rainy season clung to his bones as he biked to work, the pumping of his legs over the sodden ground making thuck ...
by Virally Suppressed
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2014 at 01:13 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The missed meeting does matter. Our buildings/tents/generators and their medical people -- a natural. How long is this plan going to take to get rolling ??? Digital Granma Internacional carried ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2014 at 09:44 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Oct 19, 2014 at 06:16 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
The New York Times has done a great graphic on Ebola. It shows when the outbreak started in the US and how it spread at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. It has data on how many health care ...
by d3clark
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2014 at 03:30 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Below are a number of articles (some including charts, graphs and videos) that have current information on Ebola from various medical and scientific publications. The articles are free to view, ...
by d3clark
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2014 at 11:56 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Do today's work today. Antivirals work. We know it from the lab. We know it from human clinical experience. Incorporating these resources ASAP with African health care is the big problem -- no ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 80 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 04:10 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
A health worker in protective suit carries equipment on October 1, 2014 at MSF's (Doctors Without Borders) Ebola treatment center in Monrovia. Liberia has been hit the hardest by the worst-ever ...
by petercgoldmark
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 08:46 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Nakia Cooper, of the Associated Press reports that Patient who claims to have had contact with Ebola victim Thomas ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 02:41 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
The first contingent of the US mission to provide support and resources to combat the ebola epidemic in West Africa has arrived on the ground in Liberia and work is getting underway. The first cargo ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2014 at 10:51 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
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
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
-- 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