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First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 14 mins ago - 28 reports

US Army To Transport American Ebola Victim To Atlanta Hospital From Liberia

acidradio (659704) writes American air charter specialist Phoenix Air has been . This will be the first 'purposeful' transport of an Ebola victim to the U.S. The patient will be flown in a special Gulfstream III (formerly owned by the Danish Air Force) ... [Published Slashdot - 37 mins ago]
Entities: Ebola, Atlanta, Liberia, US Army
First reported 23 mins ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 3 reports

Ebola Death Toll Climbs To 729

by   ·   No CommentsOluremilekun Osobu-Asubiojo, Jethro Ibileke/with Agency ReportThe World Health Organization, WHO, has announced that the death toll from the Ebola outbreak now stands at 729.The WHO, according to a CBS News report, confirmed 57 more ... [Published PM News Nigeria - 17 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 3 reports

CDC Issues Level 3 Travel Warning in West Africa

Measures Taken in Response to Ebola Outbreak in RegionThe Center for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a Level 3 travel warning advising Americans to avoid nonessential travel to West Africa, including Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia.  The warning ... [Published Frequent Business Traveler - 23 mins ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 62 reports

Ebola outbreak: SA should not panic

CAPE TOWN - As the death toll from an Ebola epidemic in West Africa continues to rise, South Africa’s Health Department remains confident there will be no outbreak in the country.The World Health Organisation released the new death toll figure of 729 ... [Published Eye Witness News - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 3 reports

More voices call for action on lab biosafety

Recent lab safety lapses continue to reverberate this week, with journal editors calling for fuller reporting of mishaps and for suspension of all research at the highest-containment labs, while the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) said it wants ... [Published Centre For Infectious Disease Research and Policy - 13 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 4 reports

U.S. CDC says salmonella outbreak from Foster Farms' chicken appears over | Reuters

6:56pm EDT CHICAGO (Reuters) - A salmonella outbreak linked to California-based poultry producer Foster Farms' contaminated chicken appears to be over, more than 17 months after it began, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursda ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 10 reports

Ebola vaccine tests planned soon, NIH says

The National Institutes of Health will begin testing an experimental Ebola vaccine in people as early as September, the NIH announced Thursday.The federal agency has been working on the vaccine over the last few years and says it has seen positive results ... [Published WDSU New Orleans - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 13 reports

As West Africa Ebola outbreak worsens, CDC issues Level 3 Travel Warning - Press Release

CDC surge scaling up response in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and LiberiaThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today issued a warning to avoid nonessential travel to the West African nations of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. This Level 3 travel ... [Published Noodls - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 16 reports

Ebola cases rise to 1,323; 2 African doctors die

In West Africa's quickly evolving Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak, the illness continues to exact a heavy toll on healthcare providers and disrupt aid work, with reports of more cases and deaths and news that two top doctors in Sierra Leone and Liberia ... [Published Centre For Infectious Disease Research and Policy - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 11 reports

Peace Corps pulling volunteers amid Ebola fears

The deadly Ebola outbreak has now touched Americans who put their lives on the line every day as Peace Corps workers.Two of them, in Liberia, have been exposed to the disease now blamed for 672 deaths there and in Guinea and Sierra Leone.The Peace Corps ... [Published CBS News - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: Peace Corps, Ebola, Liberia
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 7 reports

Chikungunya Cases Rise in New York Area

Cases of chikungunya virus, a painful, mosquito-borne disease that has spread rapidly through the Caribbean in recent months, spiked higher in New York and New Jersey in the past week, according to new federal data.The number of cases in New Jersey more ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 6 reports

What Ebola on a Plane Means for the US

Usually Ebola victims get too sick, too quickly to travel—so the disease stays relatively contained. But now that an infected man was able to fly from Liberia to Nigeria, the game has changed.The unrelenting Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa became ... [Published Daily Beast - Jul 30 2014]
Entities: Ebola, Liberia, Epidemic


...However, the medical missionary is quarantined, while her husband has to wear a head-to-toe protective clothing so he does not catch the disease. "She's weak, but she's working through it,” Jeremy said."
Still, the researchers note that because "inflammation typically includes a stress hormone response, the results also suggest a common pathway by which various injurious exposures during pregnancy might increase offspring susceptibility to asthma." retail or institutional settings, as well as inspecting institutional food service, restaurant, and retail food store facilities," Kosa said. "It's important that they are trained properly on norovirus to prevent the spread of it."
"It will take many months, and it won't be easy, but Ebola can be stopped."

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An American patient infected with the Ebola virus that has killed 729 people in West Africa will be transferred from that region to the U.S. for treatment at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta “within the next several days.” Officials have not released ...
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Via the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a few more details: Emory Healthcare to treat Ebola patient.Emory University Hospital is expected to receive a patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus within the next several days, the university announced Thursday. It’s ...
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