Ebola Virus

Study: New Inhaled Ebola Vaccine Protects Monkeys From VirusNew research shows an inhaled Ebola vaccine is working to protect monkeys from the deadly affects of the virus.
American Coming To U.S. To Be Evaluated For EbolaEmory University Hospital confirms it will receive an American health-care worker in West Africa who may have been infected with Ebola.
Vets Issue Advice On Pets That May Have EbolaPets that have been in close contact with Ebola-infected people should be quarantined and — if they test positive — euthanized, according to new guidance issued Wednesday by a veterinarians' group.
Ebola Nurse To Be Advocate For Health WorkersA Maine nurse who battled politicians over her quarantine after she returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa said she will continue speaking out on behalf of public health workers.
Report: Ebola Spreading In Sierra Leone 9 Times Faster Than In SeptemberA new report by the Africa Governance Initiative (AGI) said that the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone is spreading up to nine times faster than just two months ago.
Fort Stewart Deploying 32 Soldiers To Fight EbolaThe Army says 32 soldiers based in southeast Georgia are scheduled to deploy next month to help West Africa fight the Ebola outbreak.
Stepped Up Ebola Screening Starts At 4 US AirportsCustoms and health officials at airports in Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark, New Jersey, are scheduled to start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening program.
CDC: Rapid Response Team For Any New Ebola Cases The government will send a rapid response team to any hospital in the country that diagnoses another Ebola patient, to make sure the local health workers can provide care safely.
Additional Ebola Screening To Start At 5 U.S. AirportsHartsfield-Jackson will be joined by New York's JFK, Newark, Washington Dulles and Chicago in adding an extra layer of screening for passengers arriving from West Africa.
Obama Administration Urges Calm Over U.S. Ebola CaseHealth officials are monitoring about 50 people who came into the contact with the man; four have been quarantined.
Doctor Wears Full Protection Gear To Atlanta Airport To Protest CDC's Ebola ResponseA Missouri doctor arrived to Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport dressed in full protection gear to protest what he called the mismanagement of the Ebola crisis by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Poll: 39 Percent Of Americans Fear Large Ebola Outbreak In The Next YearNearly four-in-ten (39 percent) U.S. adults are concerned that there will be a large outbreak of the Ebola virus, and more than one-quarter (26 percent) are concerned that they or someone in their immediate family may get sick with Ebola in the next year.