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Ebola Worker Tests Negative, Stays in Quarantine in N.J.

7 hours 16 min ago
A healthcare worker who treated Ebola victims and was placed in isolation in New Jersey has tested negative for the virus but will remain quarantined.






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Ebola Worker Tests Negative, Stays in Quarintine in N.J.

7 hours 27 min ago
A healthcare worker who treated Ebola victims and was placed in isolation in New Jersey has tested negative for the virus but will remain quarantined.






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Girl Shaves Head to Support 5-year-old Sister in Remission

12 hours 49 min ago
This 7-year-old came on the TODAY show with her little sister, who had cancer, and vowed to shave her own head in support of children with cancer.






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Worker Who Treated Ebola Hospitalized in N.J., Has Fever

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:43pm
The healthcare worker was placed in quarantine at a Newark airport upon returning from treating Ebola patients in Africa, and later developed a fever.






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Worker Who Treated Ebola Hospitalized in NJ, Has Fever

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:43pm
The healthcare worker was placed in quarantine at a Newark airport upon returning from treating Ebola in Africa, and later developed a fever.






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Worker Who Treated Ebola in Isolation With Fever in NJ

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:43pm
The healthcare worker was placed in quarantine at a Newark airport upon returning from treating Ebola in Africa, and later developed a fever.






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Brittany Maynard's Bucket List Beckons Her to Grand Canyon

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:51pm
Brittany Maynard has chosen a "death with dignity," while hoping terminal brain cancer would hold off long enough for her to see a special place.






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Bioethicist: Hotels, Not Quarantines, for Ebola Heroes

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 6:49pm
Bioethicist Arthur Caplan objects to the mandatory quarantine being imposed by New York and New Jersey for returning Ebola volunteers.






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New York and New Jersey Will Quarantine Ebola Doctors

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 6:40pm
Doctors coming back from treating Ebola patients in West Africa will have to sit out a mandatory 21-day quarantine in New York and New Jersey.






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Ebola Survivor Rick Sacra: I Would Go Back to Liberia

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 3:34pm
Dr. Rick Sacra says that despite his own battle to survive Ebola he would be willing to return to help Liberia's devastated health system recover.






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NYC Ebola Patient Is in Stable Condition, Officials Say

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 3:26pm
Dr. Craig Spencer is in isolation at Bellevue Hospital.






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New York Mayor Delivers Update on Ebola Patient

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 12:57pm
Dr. Craig Spencer is in isolation at Bellevue Hospital.






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Cured of Ebola, Nina Pham Anxious to See Family, Dog

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 12:21pm
Dr. Anthony Fauci of the NIH declares Texas nurse Nina Pham free of the Ebola virus, then Pham makes remarks thanking the medical staff involved with her care, saying that she was looking forward to returning to Texas, to see her family and dog.






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Watch Live: Briefing On Discharge Of Ebola Patient Nina Pham - 11:30a ET

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:41am
National Institutes Of Heath officials brief reporters about the discharge of Nina Pham, the Dallas nurse who was admitted with Ebola virus disease, and is now virus-free.






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8 Things I Wish I'd Known Before Freezing My Eggs

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:29am
When it was revealed that Facebook and Apple are paying for women employees to freeze their eggs, more young women are wondering, is it right for me?






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New York Mayor Delivers Update on Ebola Patient

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:15am
Dr. Craig Spencer is in isolation at Bellevue Hospital.






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California Digs Deep for Water, But Is It Safe?

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:11am
Contamination is a major concern as the state turns to groundwater after three years of drought.






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Ebola-Free Pham Visits White House After Release

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:52am
The first nurse to contract Ebola in the U.S. walked out of the National Institutes of Health free of the deadly disease.
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'Fortunate and Blessed': First Ebola-Infected Nurse Heads Home

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:52am
Nina Pham, the first nurse infected with Ebola while treating a dying patient in Dallas, is now free of the virus.






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Parents Shocked By Quadruplets Rejoice After Surgery

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:26am
The couple whose shocked faces went viral when they found out they were expecting quadruplets say all four babies are doing fine after surgery.
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