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Possible Ebola Case In Boston

A patient possibly infected with the Ebola virus is being treated at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.  

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US Journalist Who Contracted Ebola In Liberia Treated At Nebraska Medical Center

Surgeon With Ebola Dies In Nebraska

A Maryland surgeon who traveled to his native Sierra Leone to help treat Ebola patients there, has died at a Nebraska hospital.

Dr. Martin Salia passed away at the Nebraska Medical Center today

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Google Will Donate Twice What People Give To Fight Ebola

Google is launching a campaign to double the amount of money donated to fight Ebola. They are donating two dollars for every dollar people give to fight the deadly virus.

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60 Minutes Reporter Quarantined

Lara Logan of CBS News is being quarantined in a South Africa hotel for three weeks as a precaution after visiting an American-run hospital treating Ebola patients in Liberia for a ``60 Minutes'' report that aired Sunday

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Person Being Monitored For Ebola In Oregon

24/7 News Source - A person in Oregon is in a Portland hospital with Ebola-like symptoms.

A state Health Authority spokesperson says the patient is in isolation after registering a high temperature, adding it's not known if she actually has the deadly virus.

The woman wa

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Credit: University of Texas at Arlington
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Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine In Maine

A nurse who promised to defy Maine's quarantine for health care workers who've treated Ebola patients has followed through on her vow.

Kaci Hickox left her Fort Kent home with her boyfriend on Thursday and went for a bike ride, trailed by reporters and a state police cruiser

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Hagel Approves 21-Day Ebola Quarantine For Troops

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has approved a recommendation by military leaders that all U.S. troops returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa be kept in supervised isolation for 21 days

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CDC Issues New Guidelines For Healthcare Workers

The CDC is releasing new guidelines involving healthcare workers who return from Ebola-affected countries in West Africa. CDC Director Tom Frieden said a more "active monitoring" program is being implemented in six states

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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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