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From a bridal shop to an Ebola ward: Who is Amber Vinson?

By Dana Ford, CNN (CNN) — Over the weekend, Amber Vinson was in Ohio to plan her wedding. Today, the 29-year-old nurse is hospitalized in Atlanta, fighting the Ebola virus. What a difference a few days can make. Vinson is the only the second person known to have contracted the deadly [...]

Ebola patient had no symptoms on Frontier flight

The second Dallas health-care worker diagnosed with Ebola traveled Monday on a Frontier Airlines flight, so health officials said Wednesday they are contacting passengers from the flight to alert them as a precaution. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is asking all 132 [...]

2nd Texas health worker with Ebola will be moved to Atlanta

By Josh Levs and Holly Yan, CNN Second Texas health care worker has Ebola  CNN) — [Breaking News update 1:16 p.m.] The first Dallas health care worker with Ebola, Nina Pham, is in “improved condition today,” and the second Dallas health care worker with Ebola is “ill but clinically [...]

CDC Director on Ebola: ‘Even a Single Infection is Unacceptable’

CDC Chief: We Have to ‘Rethink’ Ebola Infection Control NBC NEWS The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that he was “confident” the spread of Ebola could be stopped, a day after a test confirmed a Dallas nurse had been infected while caring for a Liberian [...]

‘Surge’ of Ebola personnel sent to Dallas

By Justin Sink – 10/13/14 05:27 PM EDT A “surge” of personnel and other resources has been sent to Dallas to help discover how a nurse was infected with Ebola, top health officials told President Obama during an Oval Office meeting on Monday. The president stressed that the investigation into [...]

CDC: Protocol breach in treating Ebola patient

By CAROLE FELDMAN New U.S. Ebola case caused by breach of care protocol – CDC  Ebola outbreak in west Africa, Nigeria and aboard as of Oct. 10, 2014. (World Health Organization/Ya … WASHINGTON (AP) — A top federal health official says a health worker [...]

Another UN staff tests positive for Ebola – U.S. to install quarantine stations in 5 airports

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});  The Extinction Protocol October 2014 – HEALTH – The UN Secretary-General’s spokesperson, Stephane DuJarric, on Wednesday, confirmed that an international member of staff who works for UN Mission in Liberia, UNMIL, tested positive [...]

Ebola: How it spreads

FILE – This undated file image made available by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) shows the Ebola virus. A Texas health care worker who provided hospital care for Thomas Eric Duncan, who later died has tested positive for the virus, health officials said Sunday Oct. 12, 2014. Dr. David Varga, [...]

FORMER BORDER PATROL AGENT: CDC “DISAPPEARING” POTENTIAL EBOLA VICTIMS

FORMER BORDER PATROL AGENT: CDC “DISAPPEARING” POTENTIAL EBOLA VICTIMS Exclusive: Infowars correspondent confirms illegal aliens with illnesses being secretly quarantined by PAUL JOSEPH WATSON | OCTOBER 10, 2014 Former Border Patrol Agent Zach Taylor has divulged that the CDC is working with [...]
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