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Ebola virus

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The Ebola Outbreak: What Every American Needs To Know

The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.

07/31/2014

A picture taken on July 24, 2014 shows staff of the Christian charity Samaritan's Purse putting on protective gear in the ELWA hospital in the Liberian capital Monrovia. (credit: ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Expert: ‘Reasonable Chance’ Person Infected With Ebola Could Come To US

With more than 600 people dead from the Ebola virus in West Africa, fears are running rampant of the virus spreading globally since this is the worst outbreak of the deadly disease in history. Experts warn that the virus could easily spread to the U.S. as more than 1,000 cases have been reported in the African countries of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone.

07/30/2014

A staff member of the Christian charity Samaritan's Purse prepares to treat the entrance to a hospital in the Liberian capital Monrovia. (ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Charlotte Church Prays For American Fighting Ebola Virus As Charity Begins Evacuations

Nancy Writebol of Charlotte is one of 2 American missionaries who contracted the Ebola virus in Liberia.

07/29/2014

A picture taken on July 24, 2014 shows staff of the Christian charity Samaritan's Purse putting on protective gear in the ELWA hospital in the Liberian capital Monrovia. (credit: ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Doctor Who Contracted Ebola In Grave Condition

An American doctor who contracted the Ebola virus felt a deep calling to work in Liberia and was exhausted after months of treating patients with the deadly disease.

07/29/2014

File photo of a doctor's office. (credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

American Doctor In Africa Gets Treatment For Ebola

A spokeswoman for an aid organization says an American doctor is receiving intensive medical treatment in Africa after he was infected with the deadly Ebola virus.

07/27/2014

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