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Officials Debate Isolation For Healthcare Workers Who Treat Ebola Patients

A top federal health official says it's not necessary to quarantine all health care workers who treated Ebola patients in West Africa.

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, says active monitoring can accomplish the same thing, because people infected with Ebola don't become contagious until they start showing symptoms

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Texas Hospital Changes Protocols Because Of Ebola Case

Changes are coming to the Dallas hospital where three people were diagnosed with Ebola.

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas announced today it was upgrading medical record software to make sure nurses and doctors know the travel history of a patient

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Overwhelming Number Of Working Moms Stressed Out

Stress at work and home is taking its toll on many moms.

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Doctor in New York City Tests Positive for Ebola

On Thursday night, officials announced the first case of Ebola to hit New York City.

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Doctor In New York City Diagnosed With Ebola

New York City has its first diagnosed case of Ebola. The doctor who was hospitalized today with Ebola-like symptoms has tested positive for the virus.

The patient has been identified as Craig Spencer, a physician who works for Doctors Without Borders

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Southcoast Health Awarded $8 Million Grant From HPC

The Massachusetts Health Policy Commission has awarded Southcoast Health Systems an $8 million grant to provide more care for individuals with behavioral health issues and high-risk diabetes patients, along with improved emergency care.

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Menino Suspends Cancer Treatments

Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino is suspending his cancer treatment and a recently-launched tour in support of his memoir, ``Mayor For A New America.''

In a statement Thursday, Menino says he wants to spend more time with family and friends as he fights this ``terrible disease

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Food Is Medicine To Renown Doctor [VIDEO]

First came the trailblazing film, Forks Over Knives, that helped spar a national plant-based revolution. Then came the worthy Forks Over Knives bestselling books. Add to that library the latest publication, The Forks Over Knives Plan, co-authored by Alona Pulde, MD and Matthew Lederman, MD, with a forward by Dean Ornish, MD.

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New York's JFK Airport Begins Screening Passengers For Ebola Virus

Passenger At Newark Liberty Checked For Ebola

A passenger from Liberia who arrived at Newark-Liberty Airport Tuesday afternoon is in isolation at University Hospital being evaluated for Ebola.

Officials say the man traveled from Liberia to Brussels before flying into Newark on United Flight 998

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Solutions For Contact Lens Wearers

If you're a contact lens wearer, here are some tips that should make wearing them a little easier.

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