Ebola

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First US Ebola Victim Remembered For Compassion

Thomas Eric Duncan was remembered Saturday as a big-hearted and compassionate man whose virtues may have led to his infection with Ebola in his native Liberia and subsequent death as the first victim of the disease in the United States.

10/18/2014

North Carolina Senator suggests any travel bans should be part of a broader strategy to combat the deadly virus. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Hagan Calls For Travel Restrictions To Stem Ebola

North Carolina Senator suggests any travel bans should be part of a broader strategy to combat the deadly virus.

10/17/2014

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WHO: 10,000 New Ebola Cases Per Week Could Be Seen

A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.

10/15/2014

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McCrory, Wos Outline NC Preparations For Ebola

North Carolina has taken a number of steps to be prepared in the event a case of Ebola is diagnosed in the state, Gov. Pat McCrory and Health and Human Services Secretary Aldona Wos said Monday.

10/13/2014

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Fort Bragg Troops Train To Deal With Ebola

Dozens of troops from Fort Bragg are being trained on how to deal with the deadly Ebola virus.

10/12/2014

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Drugmaker Provides Experimental Antiviral Drug For Ebola Patients

A North Carolina drugmaker says it is providing an experimental antiviral drug for patients with Ebola, an emergency step authorized by the Food and Drug Administration.

10/06/2014

Doctors at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and representatives from SIM speak to members of the media at the UNMC about the arrival of Ebola patient Rick Sacra on Sept. 5, 2014 in Omaha, Neb. (credit: Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Doctor Infected With Ebola Making Progress, But ‘Too Early To Say He Has Turned A Corner’

The Nebraska doctors treating the man who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia said Sunday that he is making progress, but it’s not yet clear if he will recover.

09/08/2014

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)

No Decision Yet On Where New Ebola Patient Will Go

The doctor who oversaw treatment of two American missionaries who contracted the Ebola virus in west Africa said he doesn’t know if a third sick American will be coming to his Atlanta hospital.

09/03/2014

Dr. Kent Brantly speaks during a press conference. (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Ebola Survivor: ‘I Felt Like I Was About To Die’

A U.S. doctor who survived after contracting Ebola while doing missionary work in Liberia is “very close” to the doctor most recently diagnosed with the disease and has spent time in “tearful prayer” for him, according to an interview with NBC News aired Tuesday.

09/02/2014

Emory University Hospital is seen on Aug. 1, 2014 in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Missionary Visits Ebola-Stricken Wife In Hospital

An American missionary has been released from quarantine and has visited his wife, who is being treated for the deadly Ebola virus.

08/18/2014

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