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2014/10/23 17:23
2014/10/23 17:23
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The Ebola crisis is forcing the American healthcare system to consider the previously unthinkable: withholding some medical interventions because they are too dangerous to doctors and nurses and...
2014/10/23 17:23
2014/10/23 17:23
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2014/10/20 19:17
2014/10/20 19:17
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But threat is a tricky business. If the danger is too much to handle—if the germ is too virulent—the vaccination can make you sick. As a result, culture is usually careful to regulate threats. Funeral...
2014/10/19 03:20
2014/10/19 03:20
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That is the expiration date for the 21-day, self-imposed quarantine that Jallah, her partner and her four children have endured since the day her mother's boyfriend, Thomas Eric Duncan, was...
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2014/10/18 19:18
2014/10/18 19:18
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... is jerking us back to the 19th century,” Dr. Howard Markel told The Times. “It’s terrible. It’s isolating. It’s scary. You’re not connecting with other human beings, and you are fearful of a...
2014/10/18 00:09
2014/10/18 00:09
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Fear of Ebola is spreading faster than the disease itself, and the growing paranoia in the United States is fueling calls to impose a travel ban on people coming from the three West African nations...
2014/10/13 23:18
2014/10/13 23:18
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We're not likely to see an outbreak in the US, but now that the disease has been transmitted here, Americans are increasingly worried. Nina Pham, a 26-year-old nurse who cared for Ebola patient Thomas...
2014/10/13 20:18
2014/10/13 20:18
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Ebola has officially hit the US. On Sunday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed that a nurse in Dallas contracted the vicious disease from a patient who was infected in Liberia...
2014/10/02 19:25
2014/10/02 19:25
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It's a rare upbeat Ebola story: Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa, may have contained its outbreak after only 19 confirmed cases and seven related deaths. The outbreak began in July. But...
2014/10/23 17:23
2014/10/23 17:23
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