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  1. Ebola patient to be transferred to Emory hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... hospital has a special isolation unit that was built in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that's used to treat people with certain serious infectious diseases. The unit is physically separate from other areas and ...

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  2. New PrEP Study Results Released at AIDS Conference Show Just 49%...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Following claims of sweeping success made by lead researchers regarding the latest results of a new study on PrEP , advocates from AIDS Healthcare Foundation counter that the results from the very same study suggest that adherence to the medication will be the key benchmark for judging success of the HIV prevention strategy when deployed among the ... (more)

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  3. Samaritan doctor sickened with Ebola lets Charlotte missionary take serumRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    A doctor who contracted Ebola while serving with Samaritan's Purse in Liberia took a "slight turn for the worse" on Wednesday night but is being called heroic by people around him.

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  4. As Ebola Surges, CDC Sends Aid And Warns Against TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    For the second time this week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has raised the travel alert for three West African countries, as the death toll in the Ebola outbreak increased at an alarming rate.

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  5. Ebola vaccine tests planned soon, NIH saysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    The National Institutes of Health will begin testing an experimental Ebola vaccine in people as early as September, the NIH announced Thursday.

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  6. Feds urged to carry naloxone kits against heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... prescription drug use have increased by 20 percent since 2006, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 2010, there were more than 16,000 deaths from prescription painkillers , and 3,000 drug deaths due to heroin. To date, 17 ...

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  7. 'Nightmare bacteria' spread in SoutheastRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Central Ohio

    ... that take hold in sick patients in health care settings. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 25 hospitalized patients has at least one health care-associated infection on any given day. Two of the more common ...

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  8. Nations intensify efforts to suppress Ebola outbreak in West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia because of the Ebola virus outbreak. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a "Level 3" warning, its most serious type of travel notice, indicating "high risk" to visitors in the affected countries. ...

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  9. Medical pot shops are coming! Take a chill pill, folks.Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... substance that causes 88,000 premature deaths every year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Yes, these businesses are subject to zoning and other restrictions but nothing like the limits placed on medical pot ...

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  10. Ebola Patients: Grave ConditionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    The ebola outbreak is getting worse, and the United States is warning travelers to stay away from affected regions.

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  11. Doctor With Ebola Virus Offers Only Serum Dose to ColleagueRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | News Max

    ... that she would have to deal with," he said, WSCO-TV reports. Meanwhile, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Thursday warned Americans not to travel to the three West African countries hit by the Ebola outbreak Guinea, Liberia and Sierra ...

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  12. American Aid Worker Infected with Ebola Being Airlifted to USRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | News Max

    ... days to a special isolation unit it has set up in collaboration with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The unit is one of only four in the United States. Earlier on Thursday, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said in a news ...

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  13. American Ebola Victim Set To Receive Treatment in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Gawker

    ... be treated in a specially built isolation unit set up in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. According to USA Today , Emory University is one of four facilities of this type in the country. CDC director Dr. Thomas ...

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  14. Ebola patient to be transferred to Emory hospitalRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WTVC

    ... hospital has a special isolation unit that was built in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that's used to treat people with certain serious infectious diseases. The unit is physically separate from other areas and ...

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  15. U.S. says Ebola outbreak won't affect Africa summitRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters at a daily news briefing. He said the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC) "has concluded that there is no significant risk in the United States from the current Ebola outbreak." The White ...

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  16. Airport is first line of defense against exotic diseasesAirport is...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    If you're talking about an exotic international disease coming in Charlotte, the airport is probably where it's going to show up.

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  17. U.S. issues travel warning for 3 Ebola-hit countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... line is Ebola is worsening in West Africa," said Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who announced the travel warning. The purpose of the travel warning is to not only protect U.S. travelers, but limit their ...

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  18. Amid Smoking Decline, Look Who's Still Lighting UpRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KWBU-TV Waco

    Tobacco giant Reynolds American is buying Lorillard and acquiring Newport, a popular menthol cigarette.

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  19. Women Are Getting More Concussions and Researchers Don't Know WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    The question of increased concussion rates for women was brought to a panel of researchers during the #C4CT Concussion Awareness Summit held at the United Nations headquarters Thursday.

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  20. WHO, CDC See $100 Million Surge for Ebola Battle in AfricaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... in-country medical expertise, regional preparedness and coordination." The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also promised increased aid. The agency plans to add 50 more health workers to its present staff in West Africa, Director Tom ...

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