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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 16, 2014 03:30 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
A look at why one Ebola outbreak was contained, while the other spiraled out of control.
Oct 17, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Even in the face of a disease like Ebola, people value freedom and convenience over the public good.
Oct 15, 2014 02:45 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The rats that dart between trash cans and crawl across subway tracks in New York may harbor some alarming illnesses, according to a new study.
Oct 15, 2014 11:54 AM ET // Discovery News
The CDC is reaching out to all 132 passengers who flew on Frontier Airlines flight 1143 Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth on Oct. 13. 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 10:20 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ebola made the cut, as did anthrax and botulism. Find what other diseases government officials are closely monitoring.
Oct 12, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
A health care worker who treated Thomas Eric Duncan, the man who died of Ebola, has tested positive for the disease.
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