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.
Doctor: It's 'Quite Possible That Every Major City Will See At Least A Handful' Of Ebola CasesTop medical experts studying the spread of Ebola say the public should expect more cases to emerge in the United States by year's end as infected people arrive here from West Africa, including American doctors and nurses returning from the hot zone and people fleeing from the deadly disease.
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.
Expert: 5 Million People Could Die From Ebola OutbreakAn Ebola expert is predicting that 5 million people could die from the deadly disease.
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.
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.
Researchers Don't Know How To Stop Ebola From Seeding New OutbreaksA scary problem lurks beyond the frenzied efforts to keep people from spreading Ebola: No one knows exactly where the virus comes from or how to stop it from seeding new outbreaks.
WHO Declares Ebola Outbreak To Be International Public Health EmergencyThe World Health Organization on Friday declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa to be an international public health emergency that requires an extraordinary response to stop its spread.
Nigerian Health Authorities: We Did Not Immediately Quarantine Sick Airline Passenger Who Died Of EbolaNigerian health authorities acknowledged Tuesday that they did not immediately quarantine a sick airline passenger who later died of Ebola, announcing that eight health workers who had direct contact with him were now in isolation with symptoms of the disease.
Study: Low Back Pain Not Linked To WeatherAccording to a new study, lower back pain is not linked to weather conditions.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Report: Alcohol Responsible For 1 Death Every 10 Seconds WorldwideAccording to a new report, there were 3.3 million deaths worldwide in 2012 as a result of alcohol consumption.