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Oct 25, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
News that a doctor in New York with Ebola traveled on the subway the day before he developed symptoms of the disease may have some people worried about contracting Ebola on public transportation.
Oct 25, 2014 01:40 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
People with a rare disorder called anhidrosis cannot produce sweat, and now a new study finds that the condition may be caused by a mutation in a single gene.
Oct 24, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Another Ebola victory: Nina Pham, the first nurse in Dallas to be infected with Ebola, is now free of the virus.
Oct 21, 2014 11:44 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Each Ebola patient produces a staggering amount of waste that includes everything from the oft mentioned bodily fluids to contaminated bed sheets. Continue reading →
Oct 17, 2014 03:09 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A look at guidelines concerning protective gear finds that there is a lot up to interpretation. Continue reading →
Oct 14, 2014 09:10 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Experts say Ebola could theoretically be spread by a sneeze, but that the chances of that happening are minute. Continue reading →
Oct 13, 2014 07:50 AM ET // AFP
A Texas Department of State Health Services insists that authorities were working with extreme diligence to prevent further spread.
Oct 10, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Any disease is scary, but why is Ebola especially terrifying? Here are some answers. Continue reading →
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