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Dallas Animal Services(DALLAS) -- Dallas nurse Nina Pham, who last week was declared Ebola-free and discharged from the National Institutes of Health's hospital in Maryland, will finally reunite with her dog, Bentley, who has been in quarantine for 21 days over fears that he, too, would develop the deadly virus."She's [...]
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ABC News(FORT KENT, Maine) -- A nurse who fought quarantine rules after returning from treating Ebola patients in West Africa said a court ruling in her favor will ensure that other health care workers returning from Africa are given "human treatment.""I am humbled today by the judge's decision and even [...]
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Dmitrii Kotin/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- It was a near-full-circle moment for Dr. Jim Affleck, a retired obstetrician, when he went in for heart surgery last month at Sutter Memorial Hospital in Sacramento, California.One of the doctors in the operating room with Affleck was Dr. Robert Kincade, a heart surgeon whom Affleck [...]
Sat, Nov 01, 2014 2:11:00 AM, Continue reading at the source

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