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  1. Few details offered on quarantines over EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | News Times

    In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo Bellevue Hospital nurse Belkys Fortune, left, and Teressa Celia, Associate Director of Infection Prevention and Control, wear protective suits in an isolation room in the Emergency section of the hospital during a demonstration of procedures for possible Ebola patients in New York. New York health officials are known for holdings drills on handling emergencies, and Ebola is no exception.

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  2. Few details offered on quarantines over EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    In this Oct. 8, 2014, file photo Bellevue Hospital nurse Belkys Fortune, left, and Teressa Celia, Associate Director of Infection Prevention and Control, wear protective suits in an isolation room in the Emergency section of the hospital during a demonstration of procedures for possible Ebola patients in New York. New York health officials are known for holdings drills on handling emergencies, and Ebola is no exception.

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  3. Ebola in America: The crisis worsensRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Examiner.com

    Governors of New York and New Jersey announced on Friday, that all Ebola aid workers and other selected travelers who had direct contact with Ebola patients would face a mandatory 21-day quarantine when returning from Africa. The CDC recommends that aid workers who have encountered Ebola patients monitor themselves for 21 days.

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  4. Quarantined nurse: New Ebola policy in N.J., N.Y. an 'ordeal'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WICU12 Erie

    A mandatory 21-day quarantine imposed by New York and New Jersey on health care workers returning from West Africa caught local and federal officials by surprise and spurred a heated debate on handling the spread of Ebola without cutting the flow of medical aid to the hardest-hit West African countries. The policy of isolating medical personnel and others arriving from Ebola-affected countries zones was abruptly implemented Friday by the governors of New York and New Jersey, Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie.

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  5. CDC Hurries to NY Under Spotlight as Ebola Soul-Searching BeginsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Even before official confirmation was announced Thursday that a New York City doctor had contracted the Ebola virus, a team from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was on its way to Manhattan. The quick reaction is part of the painful self-examination and adjustment by the CDC after a variety of alleged and acknowledged missteps in the case of Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. In that case, the CDC announced a team was on its way at the same time it confirmed Duncan had Ebola, two days after he was admitted to a Dallas hospital.

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  6. CDC Responds Rapidly to Latest Ebola CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    President Barack Obama gives a hug to Dallas nurse Nina Pham in the White House in Washington on Friday. Ms. Pham was just released from the hospital after being declared Ebola free. 1 comment

  7. Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    NEW YORK >> Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people over through hugs alone, according to people who worked with him. Even before leaving for Guinea this summer to fight Ebola with Doctors Without Borders, the 33-year-old had amassed an ordinary man's lifetime worth of world travel, much of which was in the service of the poor.

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  8. Republicans question federal response on EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KNDU

    The new Ebola infection in New York City exposed flaws in the system and raised new concerns, lawmakers said Friday, as they criticized the federal response to the outbreak and questioned top officials' credibility. "I can tell you it's not working.

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  9. Illinois Joins New York, New Jersey on Ebola-Risk QuarantinesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Illinois has joined New York and New Jersey in deciding to quarantine anyone arriving at its airports who has had direct contact with Ebola patients, even as doctors continue to question the need. The growing list of states pushing beyond the quarantine guidelines set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may heighten debate between elected officials who put stricter policies in place and health-care professionals who say they could deter caregivers from volunteering to fight the disease at its West Africa source.

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  10. Ebola Military Response Team Not Activated For New York CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fox News

    The Pentagon said Friday that there are no immediate plans to send the new military medical rapid response team to New York City, where a doctor was confirmed as having contracted the virus. "There are no plans, no discussions on sending the new 30-person team" to New York, said Rear Adm.

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  11. As Ebola spreads, states enact stricter quarantinesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | USA Today

    Stricter quarantines for dealing with potential Ebola cases in the U.S. could discourage health workers from volunteering in the impacted West African countries, thereby making the outbreak harder to contain, experts say. Experts: Quarantines may dissuade Ebola volunteers Stricter quarantines for dealing with potential Ebola cases in the U.S. could discourage health workers from volunteering in the impacted West African countries, thereby making the outbreak harder to contain, experts say.

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  12. Upstate NY Voters Not Letting Cuomo Tiptoe Around Gun ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    "The calculation when it was passed was people were going to get mad for a little while and then get over it," Stephen Aldstadt, the president of the Shooters Committee on Political Education, told the Times. "I don't think people are getting over it."

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  13. Dr. Sacra: Ebola quarantines a barrier to volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Flanked by UMass Medical School chancellor Michael Collins, left, and his wife Deborah Sacra, right, Richard Sacra of Holden speaks during a press conference at UMass Medical School on Sept. 26, after recovering from Ebola.

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  14. GOP s Will Hurd: The Obama administration spends too much and listens too littleRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    President ObamaA s weekly remarks Hi everybody, this week, we remained focused on our fight against Ebola. In Dallas, dozens of family, friends and others who had been in close contact with the first patient, Mr. Duncan, were declared free of Ebola-a reminder that this disease is actually very hard to catch.

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  15. New York's Ebola Response Gets Political Will de Blasio and Cuomo...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    On Thursday night New York started grappling with the medical challenges of Ebola. But as if that weren't complicated enough, the disease's arrival in the state has set off some political drama too.

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  16. 10 Foods to Avoid if You Have High Blood PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  17. Health Worker Quarantined in New Jersey Tests Negative for EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    A preliminary test for Ebola came back negative for a health care worker who was quarantined at a New Jersey airport after she returned from treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, the state's Health Department said in a statement Saturday. The woman, who hasn't been identified, was quarantined at Newark Liberty International Airport despite not having any symptoms, health officials said.

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  18. Medical Worker Quarantined In New Jersey Under New Ebola SafeguardsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    A medical worker quarantined in New Jersey on her return from treating Ebola victims in West Africa was being evaluated in a hospital isolation ward on Saturday after new contagion-control safeguards were imposed for America's biggest urban center. She was the first to be quarantined under a policy imposed on Friday by the states of New York and New Jersey requiring all health workers coming from Ebola-stricken West African countries to be automatically confined for monitoring during the 21-day incubation period of the virus.

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  19. Obama: U.S. Ebola response should not be driven by fearRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Times

    President Obama praised New Yorkers Saturday for not giving into fear of the city's first case of Ebola, and said the nation is making progress in its fight against the disease. "We have to be guided by the facts, not fear," Mr. Obama said in his weekly address.

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  20. New York, New Jersey Order Quarantine For Arrivals From Ebola Stricken NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

    The Governors of New York and New Jersey have both imposed a quarantine policy that would require any person who has been to one of the nations in west Africa that has been stricken with Ebola, and been in contact with someone who has the disease, to be quarantined in a hospital: The governors of New York and New Jersey on Friday ordered quarantines for all people entering the country through two area airports if they had direct contact with Ebola patients in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. The announcement signaled an immediate shift in mood, since public officials had gone to great lengths to ease public anxiety after a New York City doctor received a diagnosis of Ebola on Thursday.

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