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Amid the current drug-resistant bacteria crisis, it's become increasingly apparent that past methods of combating germs no longer work.
6 hrs ago | Directions Magazine
The Secretariat of the Pacific Community has just launched a new web-based interactive map showing current epidemic and emerging disease alerts in the Pacific region.PC launches a new web-based map of epidemic alerts in the Pacific The Secretariat of the Pacific Community has just launched a new web-based interactive map showing current epidemic ... (more)
10 hrs ago | HON
A new experimental drug has saved a group of rhesus monkeys from deadly Marburg virus, a very close cousin of Ebola virus that kills up to 90 percent of those it infects, researchers report.
15 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Police in the Liberian capital Monrovia fired live rounds and tear gas on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd trying to break out of a quarantine imposed on their neighbourhood because of the Ebola virus, witnesses said.
16 hrs ago | SanLuisObispo.com
Then the West Hollywood resident found out that as a gay man, he was banned for life from giving blood under a federal regulation put in place before he was born.
20 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Doctors in hospitals and emergency rooms around the world should be prepared to recognize Ebola virus infection and isolate patients if necessary, infectious disease specialists recommend.
A patient in a California hospital is being tested for a possible Ebola infection, according to a hospital official's statement.
Seattle authorities are staying in constant touch with the U.S. Centers for Disease control about preparedness, and monitoring global response to the Ebola pandemic in Africa.
Handprints from Horsforth and thousands of pounds have been taken to South Africa by a group who have travelled out to help Aids orphans.
First the epidemic, now the snake oil. Fraudulent products claiming to fight the Ebola virus are being pushed to concerned US citizens online.
Dattu Lahai and her two-year-old daughter Rosalie, both Ebola survivors, ride in a Doctors Without Borders vehicle that is returning them to their home in Daru after treatment at the medical charity's center in Kailahun, Sierra Leone, Aug. 17, 2014.
The producers behind this unlikely music are Samuel "Shadow" Morgan and Edwin "D-12" Tweh, who grew up in the shadow of war.
Liberia was desperately searching for 17 Ebola patients Monday who fled an attack on a quarantine centre in the capital Monrovia, as the outbreak appeared to overwhelm authorities in west Africa's worst-hit nation.
The most precious letter Sheryl Moore will ever receive told her what became of her son's kidneys, liver, heart and lungs.
Collateral hardship from the Ebola epidemic now includes a delay for Mercy Ships, which operates the world's largest civilian hospital ship in ports on the West Coast of Africa.
The two American Ebola patients are being cared for separately in rooms like this in the special isolation unit, known officially as the Serious Communicable Disease Unit, at Emory University Hospital.
Doctors are still struggling to find effective ways to convince wary parents of the importance of vaccinating their infant children.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 11:25 pm
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