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3 hours ago When Caring Kills: The Human Cost of Ebola
In the heart-breaking treatment of Ebola, holding a baby cost many nurses their lives.
9 hours ago Nurse With Ebola Upgraded to Good Condition
No further information was made public, but federal health officials said Nina Pham was grateful for her nationwide outpouring of support.






12 hours ago When Caring Kills: Ebola Claims Nurses Who Touched Baby
In the heart-breaking treatment of Ebola, holding a baby cost many nurses their lives.






12 hours ago Spanish Nurse Free of Ebola, Doesn't Know About Dog
Conclusive tests show a Spanish nursing assistant infected with Ebola is cured of the virus, doctors said Tuesday.






12 hours ago Young Basketball Player With Brain Disease to Play 'One Last Game'
Lauren Hill, 19, knows she hasn’t got much time left to live, but she's hoping there's enough for her to reach her goal of playing on her college’s basketball team.






18 hours ago Report: Paralyzed Walks After Nerve Cell Transplant
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.






18 hours ago Paralyzed Man Walks With Help After New Treatment
A paralyzed man was able to walk with some assistance after doctors transplanted cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord.






18 hours ago Report: Paralyzed Man Walks After Nerve Cell Transplant
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.






18 hours ago What Your Fave Horror Flick Says About You
Why do we pay good money to see psychotic clowns, vengeful ghosts and chainsaw-wielding serial killers terrorize people on screen? It's complicated.






18 hours ago Pollution Harms Babies in Second Trimester
In a new study researchers found that pollution exposure during the second trimester poses the greatest risk of harming an unborn baby’s lungs.






21 hours ago American Fights for Liberian Orphans Amid Own Ebola Scare
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.






21 hours ago Poll: 45% Worry That They or a Family Member Could Contract Ebola
A majority of Americans – 63 percent – are worried that the U.S. will see a large number of Ebola cases in the next year.






21 hours ago Ebola Vaccine Trial Aims for January Rollout: WHO
An experimental Ebola vaccine could be in use in West Africa as early as January, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.






Yesterday Microsoft Offers Cloud Tools in Fight Against Ebola
Microsoft will provide free cloud-computing and research applications to medical researchers working on the Ebola virus.






Yesterday American Fights For Liberian Orphans Amid Own Ebola Scare
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.






Yesterday Infection Protection: New Ebola Guidelines Stress Gear Ritual
The CDC issued new detailed guidelines Monday for health care workers who meet Ebola patients.






Yesterday Ebola in America: Has the Fear Fever Broken?
Are Americans like a horse spooked by a beer can when it comes to Ebola?






Yesterday Apps Could Screen for Glaucoma When Doctors Can't
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.






Yesterday Watch Live: Dallas Nurses Hold Briefing On Ebola Care
Nurses from Texas Health Dallas hold a news conference.






Yesterday Another U.S. Ebola Patient Recovers at Emory
An American doctor infected with Ebola last month has gone quietly home after spending six weeks at Emory University’s special biocontainment unit.






Yesterday Every Last Penny: The Booming Funeral Business
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.






Yesterday Texas Hospital Presbyterian Nurse: 'Our Hospital Is Safe'
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.






Yesterday Ebola Coincidence: Amber Vinson Neighbor Also Knew Duncan
"Why is this virus following me?" asked nineteen-year-old Forkpah Worloma, who was born in Liberia but lives in Dallas.






Yesterday Ebola in America: Has the Fever Broken?
Are Americans like a horse spooked by a beer can when it comes to Ebola?






Yesterday Dozens Cleared From Ebola Monitoring in Dallas
Dallas City Administrator Clay Jenkins says a group of people quarantined and monitored after close contact with Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan has been cleared of the disease.






Yesterday Former Nurse: I Helped My Daughter Die With Dignity
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.






Yesterday How's She Doing? Feds Reveal Latest on Dallas Nurse Case
Nurse Nina Pham is sitting up and eating at a National Institutes of Health hospital, doctors say.






Yesterday Is Reheated Pasta Really Healthier?
A “study” is making the rounds online claiming that reheated pasta is much friendlier to your waist line. We break down what you really need to know.
Yesterday In the Clear: 48 Come Off Ebola Watch List in Texas
Forty-eight people were taken off the Ebola watch last early Monday – a watershed in the fight to contain the disease in the United States.






Yesterday In the Clear: Dozens Come Off Ebola Watch List in Texas
More than 40 people were taken off the Ebola watch last early Monday – a watershed in the fight to contain the disease in the United States.