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Credit: James Gathany/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(DALLAS) -- To stop the deadly Ebola virus from spreading in the U.S., health officials said they have already started tracking anyone involved with the first Ebola patient to be diagnosed here.Officials from the U.S. Centers of Disease Control confirmed Tuesday that the [...]
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 11:29:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Will Montgomery (ATLANTA) -- The first Ebola case has been diagnosed in the United States, but a top health official said there is "no doubt... we will stop it here."Dr. Tom Frieden, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said on Tuesday the patient left Liberia on [...]
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 10:05:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Bumbasor/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Nearly 4,000 children in West Africa have lost one or both parents to the ongoing Ebola outbreak, a staggering figure reported by the United Nations Children's Fund on Tuesday."Thousands of children are living through the deaths of their mother, father or family members from Ebola," UNICEF Regional [...]
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 9:45:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

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