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Ebola Outbreak 2014 Latest News: ‘Ebola czar’ Ron Klain to exit by March 1, White House to decide whether replacement necessary

Facebook photo by Martin Zinggl/MSF Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) issued a statement Oct. 24 confirming Dr. Craig Spencer of New York City has been diagnosed with Ebola and affirmed the organization has strict guidelines in place for its staff members returning from Ebola [...]

UN peacekeeper infected with Ebola arrives in Netherlands for treatment 

  An ambulance carrying a Nigerian worker suspected of having Ebola arrives at the Emergency Hospital of the University Medical Center Utrecht in Utrecht, on December 6, 2014. (Getty) A UN peacekeeper from Nigeria infected with Ebola has been flown from [...]

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 [...]

Obama to appoint Ebola ‘czar’ charged with coordinating fight against epidemic

U.S. President Barack Obama. (Reuters/Larry Downing) US President Barack Obama is set to appoint Ron Klain as the Ebola “czar” charged with coordinating government efforts in fight against the spread of the virus in the United States, CNN reports. The news comes less than 24 hours after [...]

3 Reasons the US MILITARY Should NOT Fight Ebola

President Obama is sending thousands of U.S. troops to West Africa to fight the deadly Ebola virus. Their mission will be to construct treatment centers and provide medical training to health-care workers in the local communities. (adsbygoogle = [...]

Ebola comes to last safe district in Sierra Leone

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); FILE- In this Aug. 18, 2014, file photo, bed frames are laid out to be used at a newly built MSF, ‘Doctors Without Borders’, Ebola treatment center in the city of Monrovia, Liberia. The Ebola crisis is not prompting as large of a [...]

Dallas nurse Nina Pham ‘doing well’ in fight against Ebola

By EMILY SCHMALL and NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press DALLAS (AP) – A Texas nurse who became infected with Ebola while treating the first patient diagnosed in the U.S. said Tuesday that she was “doing well,” while the World Health Organization projected that West Africa could [...]

U.S. MILITARY RISKS BEING INFECTED DURING ‘EBOLA MISSION!’

                  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});     By Phil Stewart- (Reuters) – At Fort Campbell in Kentucky, spouses of U.S. soldiers headed to Liberia seem to be lingering just a bit longer than usual after pre-deployment briefings, hungry for [...]

How the World Let the Ebola Epidemic Spiral Out of Control

A swift international response could have contained the outbreak. From http://www.thenation.com/article/181913/how-world-let-ebola-epidemic-spiral-out-control#   A health worker loads a suspected Ebola patient into the back of an ambulance in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Wednesday, September 24, 2014. [...]

Key Question: How Did Dallas Worker Contract Ebola?

CBS DFW DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – How did it happen?   That’s the big question as U.S. health officials investigate the case of a Dallas health worker who treated an Ebola patient and ended up with the disease herself. These are professionals and this is the United States, where the best [...]

John McCain, Czar Hater, Calls For Ebola Czar John McCain, Czar Hater, Calls For Ebola Czar

The Huffington Post  | By Ariel Edwards-Levy   Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) believes President Barack Obama should appoint a “czar” to lead America’s response to Ebola. “From spending time here in Arizona, my constituents are not comforted. There has to be more reassurance given to them. I [...]

US warning: Ebola could become next AIDS

WASHINGTON, Oct 10 — A top US health official urged swift action yesterday to prevent the deadly Ebola virus from becoming the next AIDS epidemic, while a Spanish nurse was at “serious risk” of dying. Teresa Romero, 44, is “very ill and her life is at serious risk as a consequence of the virus,” [...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA EXPLAINS WHY HE IS SENDING 10X MORE TROOPS TO FIGHT EBOLA THAN ISIS

SOURCE: ZERO HEDGE As we discussed earlier, President Obama is sending 3,000 US combat troops into Ebola-fighting danger in West Africa (almost 10 times the number of non-combat troops being sent to Iraq and Syria to fight that other epidemic – ISIS). Speaking from the Centers for [...]
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