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So Much for Ebola: U.S. Loses Interest in Virus as Cases Dwindle

  In the past ten days the U.S. has lost interest in the virus that recently dominated headlines and threatened to metastasize across the 2014 midterm election. Less than two weeks ago the presence of a case in New York City augured to some the pivotal moment when the virus leapt from some Dallas [...]

Liberia: 51 Cuban Health Workers Arrive to Help Curb Ebola

By Alaskai Moore Johnson A team of 51 Cuban doctors, nurses and administrators arrived in Monrovia yesterday to assist Liberia in overcoming the deadly Ebola virus disease in the country. The Cubans, who have volunteered to help Liberia eradicate the deadly virus, include 29 nurses and 20 [...]

Texas Officials & Healthcare Workers say “Imminent Ebola Epidemic is a Certainty”

  Texas officials and healthcare workers from around the state are urgently warning friends and family that an “imminent Ebola epidemic is a certainty“. This is not a test. The above quote is drawn from a conversation between the author and a Texas healthcare professional with over 39 years of [...]


by Larimar , Sunday, August 03, 2014, 03:32 As clearly explained by the Public Health Agency of Canada: (3) “INFECTIOUS DOSE: 1 – 10 aerosolized organisms are sufficient to cause infection in humans.” Ebola, you see, can “ride” on [...]

Ebola Ruled Out in Elgin, IL though Patient Was Not Tested

Suburban hospitals play it safe with Ebola; one patient put into isolation All it takes is for someone to complain of flu-like symptoms and say they’ve recently traveled to or from Africa for suburban hospitals to check for the Ebola virus. A patient was placed in isolation at Advocate Sherman [...]

Politifact Catches McCain Lying About Ebola

AUTHOR: DEWYN OCTOBER 12, 2014 9:29 PM John McCain, making his usual rounds on the Sunday morning talk shows, had much to say about the latest outbreak of Ebola in the U.S. and while he didn’t exactly blame the President, he did say that we were told there would be no Ebola in the United States. [...]

Spanish Nurse Infected With Ebola Makes Progress – BUT STILL IN CRITICAL CONDITION

 Spain’s Ebola patient showed some marginal signs of recovery Sunday but European infectious diseases experts found shortcomings that need fixing in the Madrid hospital designated to deal with Ebola cases, officials said Sunday. Assistant nurse Teresa Romero, who was infected with the Ebola in a [...]

The real Ebola risk to the USA is from uncontrolled outbreaks in Central and South America, not direct flights from Africa

  (NaturalNews) Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly, the commander of the U.S. Southern Command, has just issued a public warning about the real Ebola threat to America. [1] That threat doesn’t come via direct flights from Africa, Gen. Kelly insists, but rather from Ebola spreading in Central and [...]

Czech hospital tests man with Ebola symptoms

(Reuters) – A Prague hospital is testing a 56-year-old Czech man with symptoms of the Ebola virus, a hospital spokesman said on Thursday. The spokesman said the man, who had recently traveled in Liberia, was in isolation at Bulovka hospital in the Czech capital and that tests had been carried [...]

Ebola Pandemic Hits Germany, Turkey, And Australia As Infected Spanish Nurse Went Un-Quarantined For A Week

Despite the still confident exclamations from officials that the Ebola pandemic is ‘contained’, more and more nations are admitting to Ebola-symptomatic cases or bringing infected patients back from Africa for treatment. Australia has its first potential case of the deadly disease, as Bloomberg [...]

Ebola virus: Obama says it is too early to send experimental drug to Africa as WHO considers if outbreak is ‘global health emergency’

The experimental drug Zmapp has been used to treat two US aid workers Thursday 07 August 2014 Barack Obama has said it is too soon to send an experimental drug used to treat the deadly Ebola virus to West Africa, as experts meet to decide whether the outbreak [...]

Uncontrollable Ebola Outbreak Spreads to Fourth African Country

SHIRLEY LI 5 inShare EMAIL COMMENT Health workers put on suits at an Ebola treatment center in Kailahun, Sierra Leone. (REUTERS/TOMMY TRENCHARD) The relentless Ebola outbreak in West Africa has intensified over the weekend, permeating borders and placing several nations on [...]


SOURCE: RT The local Health Ministry in Canada’s Saskatchewan province said a man had been put in solitary confinement, with the test results expected on Tuesday. The patient’s family also remains in quarantine. Dr. Denise Werker, the province’s deputy chief medical officer, declined to [...]
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