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Sep 12, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
An apparent missionary and other outsiders are shown giving clothes and other gifts to children from an isolated indigenous tribe.
Sep 9, 2014 02:45 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Health care workers can be at risk of contracting the Ebola virus during removal of their protective suits, doctors warn. Continue reading →
Sep 4, 2014 09:40 AM ET
How exactly does the Ebola virus take human lives, as it has done to horrific effect in West African nations? Trace takes a look inside the human body to find out what happens to it when Ebola arrives.
Sep 4, 2014 03:50 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
A doctor who just returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa predicts the current Ebola outbreak will go on for more than a year, and will continue to spread.
Aug 29, 2014 07:50 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
An extensive look at the genome of the Ebola virus reveals its behavior, when it arrived in West Africa and how it spread in the region.
Aug 28, 2014 12:13 PM ET
Since mankind thoroughly eradicated polio, there hasn't been a single human-infecting disease that's been fully removed from the global population. Tara explains how this can be, when we've otherwise advanced so much with our medical treatments.
Aug 18, 2014 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Club-wielding young men storm the health center, claiming Ebola virus does not exist.
Aug 15, 2014 02:35 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The World Health Organization says the crisis has been vastly underestimated. Continue reading →
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