CBS Atlanta Health News
- Hospital Releases Ebola Patient Who's Been Treated Since Early September An Ebola patient who's been treated in Atlanta since early September has been released, hospital officials said Monday.
- CDC Releases New Guidelines For Health Workers Treating Ebola Patients Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients.
- Study: Viagra Can Be Used To Help Treat Heart Disease New research has found that Viagra can be used as a safe treatment for heart disease.
- Urgent-Care Clinics Not Equipped To Treat Ebola When a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who had entered the apartment of the first patient to die from Ebola in the U.S. started feeling ill himself, he didn't rush to the nearest hospital. He chose an urgent care clinic.
- Georgia Gov. Deal Forming Ebola Response Team Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is assembling a group of experts to serve on a newly created Ebola response team.
- CDC To Revise Ebola Protocol, Pentagon Preps Team ATLANTA (AP) — Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming a team to assist medical...
- Study: People Who Frequently Dine Out At Higher Risk For Gaining Weight New survey finds those who dine out six or more times a week likelier to be overweight and lack some important nutrients.
- Researchers Find Hidden Consciousness In Coma Patients Scientists may have found a new way to see how aware coma patients are of their surroundings with the use of a new technique.
- Apple, Facebook Paying To Freeze Eggs Of Female Employees Facebook began covering egg freezing for workers earlier this year, becoming the first major employer on record to do so, according to NBC News, which reports that Apple will add the perk in January.
- WHO: 10,000 New Ebola Cases Per Week Could Be Seen A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.