The Army says 32 soldiers based in southeast Georgia are scheduled to deploy next month to help West Africa fight the Ebola outbreak.
Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients.
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.
Customs 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.
A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.
Therapist: We Could See People With ‘Hypochondria Or Paranoia Take Extreme Precautionary Measures’ Over Ebola
Despite there only being two confirmed cases of Ebola inside the United States, fear has been spreading across the nation.
The World Health Organization is projecting up to 10,000 new Ebola cases weekly by the end of November.
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.
CDC: We Can’t Get Ebola Risk To Zero No Matter How Many Airport Screening Procedures Are Put In Place
Customs and health officials began taking the temperatures of passengers arriving at New York’s Kennedy International Airport from three West African countries on Saturday in a stepped-up screening effort meant to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus.
Dr. Stephen S. Morse, a professor of epidemiology for the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, said that Ebola isn’t something that Americans should be extremely fearful of due to the location of the disease outbreak and the stricter travel regulations begin enforced.