CDC Issues Updated Ebola Guidelines Recommending High-Risk People Avoid Commercial Travel, Large GatheringsU.S. health officials are recommending that people who are at highest risk for coming down with Ebola avoid commercial travel or attending large public gatherings, even if they have no symptoms.
Doctor: Monitoring At Airports Can't Stop Ebola From Coming InAll travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country.
CDC Director: US Government Wasn't Aggressive Enough In Managing, Containing Ebola At Dallas HospitalIn the days after the first diagnosis of Ebola in the U.S., the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was resolute in his confidence about hospitals' ability to manage the virus.
CDC Director: 'The Enemy Here Is Ebola'The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that the U.S. must “rethink” its approach to handling Ebola infections after a Dallas hospital worker contracted the deadly disease.
Doctor: 'Challenge Is Formidable' For Small Hospitals To Take Care Of Ebola PatientsA breach of infection control resulting in a Dallas health worker getting Ebola raises fresh questions about whether hospitals truly can safely take care of people with the deadly virus, as health officials insist is possible.
CDC Director: Sealing Borders, Isolating West African Nations 'Increases People's Distrust Of Government'The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns that isolating or imposing a travel ban of West Africa would increase distrust of the government.
CDC Director: 'We Have Never Seen An Ebola Epidemic Before In The World'
CDC Director: 'Medications Are Going To Be Hard To Find That Work Against Ebola'The director for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns that medications to treat Ebola will be “hard to find.”
CDC Director: We Are Stopping Spread Of Ebola In US In Its TracksThe director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes they are stopping the potential spread of Ebola after the first case of the virus was diagnosed in the U.S. in Dallas.
CDC Director: Ebola Outbreak 'Is Spiraling Out Of Control'The director for the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention says that the Ebola outbreak is going to get worse.
Spain Obtains Scarce Experimental Ebola Drug To Treat Missionary PriestIn a development that raises a host of ethical issues, Spain announced it had obtained a scarce U.S.-made experimental Ebola drug to treat a Spanish missionary priest infected with the killer virus.
CDC Issues Highest Alert Response Over Ebola OutbreakThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued its highest alert activation over the Ebola outbreak.