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When Caring Kills: The Human Cost of Ebola

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 1:32pm
In the heart-breaking treatment of Ebola, holding a baby cost many nurses their lives.






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When Caring Kills: The Human Cost of Ebola

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 1:32pm
In the heart-breaking treatment of Ebola, holding a baby cost many nurses their lives.
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Pollution Harms Babies in Second Trimester

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:13am
In a new study researchers found that pollution exposure during the second trimester poses the greatest risk of harming an unborn baby’s lungs.






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What Your Fave Horror Flick Says About You

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:26am
Why do we pay good money to see psychotic clowns, vengeful ghosts and chainsaw-wielding serial killers terrorize people on screen? It's complicated.






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Report: Paralyzed Man Walks After Nerve Cell Transplant

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:13am
According to the BBC, a man who was paralyzed from the chest down after a knife attack has been able to walk again after nerve cells from his nose were transplanted into his spinal cord.






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Paralyzed Man Walks With Help After New Treatment

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:12am
A paralyzed man was able to walk with some assistance after doctors transplanted cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord.






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Report: Paralyzed Walks After Nerve Cell Transplant

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:00am
According to the BBC, a man who was paralyzed from the chest down after a knife attack has been able to walk again after nerve cells from his nose were transplanted into his spinal cord.






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Ebola Vaccine Trial Aims for January Rollout: WHO

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:04am
An experimental Ebola vaccine could be in use in West Africa as early as January, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.






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Poll: 45% Worry That They or a Family Member Could Contract Ebola

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 7:51am
A majority of Americans – 63 percent – are worried that the U.S. will see a large number of Ebola cases in the next year.






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Infection Protection: New Ebola Guidelines Stress Gear Ritual

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:41pm
The CDC issued new detailed guidelines Monday for health care workers who meet Ebola patients.






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American Fights for Liberian Orphans Amid Own Ebola Scare

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 7:37pm
When Liberia closed schools to fight Ebola, Katie Meyler didn't go home to New Jersey: She raced to help children victimized twice by the epidemic.






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Microsoft Offers Cloud Tools in Fight Against Ebola

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 7:19pm
Microsoft will provide free cloud-computing and research applications to medical researchers working on the Ebola virus.






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Ebola Coincidence: Amber Vinson Neighbor Also Knew Duncan

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:33pm
"Why is this virus following me?" asked nineteen-year-old Forkpah Worloma, who was born in Liberia but lives in Dallas.






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Texas Hospital Presbyterian Nurse: 'Our Hospital Is Safe'

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 5:05pm
Nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, where two nurses fell ill treating the nation's first Ebola patient, spoke out for the first time, saying their hospital is safe and vowing to reaffirm the public's trust.






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Every Last Penny: The Booming Funeral Business

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 4:58pm
From the hearse to the casket, the average cost for a funeral can run up to eight thousand dollars. But a time of mourning doesn't have to be a time of spending, if you're careful.






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Another U.S. Ebola Patient Recovers at Emory

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 4:37pm
An American doctor infected with Ebola last month has gone quietly home after spending six weeks at Emory University’s special biocontainment unit.






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Watch Live: Dallas Nurses Hold Briefing On Ebola Care

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 3:28pm
Nurses from Texas Health Dallas hold a news conference.






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Apps Could Screen for Glaucoma When Doctors Can't

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 3:20pm
Areas where eye doctors are few and far between may have a new tool to screen for glaucoma, the world's leading cause of blindness: an iPad app.






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Ebola in America: Has the Fear Fever Broken?

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 3:06pm
Are Americans like a horse spooked by a beer can when it comes to Ebola?






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Former Nurse: I Helped My Daughter Die With Dignity

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:15am
A chief spokesperson for the Death with Dignity Act ballot measure which Oregon voters approved in 1994 remembers assisting in her own daughter’s death.






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