Hazmat Suit Removal

This Is How You Take Off An Ebola Hazmat Suit [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:53

These health care professionals walk us through the appropriate steps for taking off a hazmat suit after treating a patient infected with Ebola.

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Roman Gladiators Were Vegetarians Who Drank Ashes

By | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:46

The Roman gladiators ate a mostly vegetarian diet and drank ashes as a healing tonic following training sessions.

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Nigeria Is Officially Ebola-Free

By | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:01

The World Health Organization declared Nigeria free of the deadly Ebola virus after six weeks with no new cases.

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Ebola Worries End For Dozens On US Watch Lists

By | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 09:46

Weeks of worries about Ebola infection ended for dozens of people who came off watch lists in the United States on Monday.

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How That Dent Above Your Lips Brings Your Whole Face Together [VIDEO]

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 15:53

A new segment from BBC One shows how the face develops inside the womb.

Enterovirus Kills 25-Year-Old Canadian

Canadian Man's Death Shows That Adults Can Get Sick From Enterovirus D68, Too

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 13:04

The death of a 25-year-old man to enterovirus highlights the fact that even adults aren't immune to its effects.

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Americans 'Can't Give In To Hysteria Or Fear' Over Ebola: Obama

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 10:20

Despite only three cases of Ebola emerging in the U.S., Americans are becoming increasingly fearful that it will spread. President Obama said on Saturday that they shouldn't "give in to hysteria or fear."

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Liberian Leader Says Ebola Risks 'Lost Generation', Urges Action

By | Sun, 10/19/2014 - 10:11

The Liberian president urged for stronger international action against Ebola on Sunday, saying that the economic losses it will cause will lead to a "lost generation" of young West Africans.

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Open Heart Surgery — Made Possible By A Cell Phone's Light [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 10/18/2014 - 16:40

You have to see how surgeons ensured patient survival after lights went out during open-heart surgery.

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To Be Or Not To Be... Smarter: How Students Benefit From Live Theater

By | Sat, 10/18/2014 - 14:54

Cultural field trips boost student knowledge, tolerance, and emotions.

Tom Frieden

US Health Agency Chief Faulted Over Confusing Ebola Messages

By | Sat, 10/18/2014 - 09:53

A widening circle of people potentially exposed to Ebola calls into question how well CDC Director Thomas Frieden communicated the risks of the deadly virus.

Billy Long

US Requests Production Plans For Ebola Drug ZMapp

By | Sat, 10/18/2014 - 09:44

The U.S. government is looking to three laboratories to submit plans for quickly producing the experimental Ebola drug ZMapp, which was used on two American health workers earlier this year.

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Man Sues Doctors After Waking Up Wearing Pink Women's Underwear

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 13:06

A Delaware man who underwent a colonoscopy back in October 2012 said he woke up wearing pink women's underwear after his operation.

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Obama Appoints Ebola Czar; Dallas Health Worker Quarantined On Cruise Ship

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 11:55

The government said a Texas health worker who may have had contact with specimens from an Ebola patient was isolated on a cruise ship.

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Are US Soldiers In Liberia Properly Trained And Isolated?

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 11:50

As they prepare to combat Ebola in Liberia, U.S. military soldiers are receiving just four hours of on-the-fly instructions for protecting themselves against the deadly virus.

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