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News Scan for Oct 20, 2014 »
EV-D68 cases top 900; H7N9 in China; Chikungunya numbers mount; Nut butter Salmonella outbreak over MORE >>
15 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
Turkey has first MERS case; Saudi Arabia acts to stop cluster »
Turkey has confirmed its first MERS-CoV case, involving a man who visited Saudi Arabia, according to media reports, and Sa...
15 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC unveils new PPE guidance for Ebola »
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) this evening unveiled new personal protective equipment (PPE) reco...
18 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ebola no longer ‘localized emergency,’ UN health officials tell regional summit in Cuba »
Ebola is no longer a localized public health emergency, top UN officials said in Havana today as they commended Cuba for s...
18 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
W.H.O. Declares Nigeria Free of Ebola »
The World Health Organization declared Nigeria , Africa’s most populous nation, officially free of Ebola infecti...
18 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
Anonymous Ebola patient released from Emory after being declared virus-free »
An Ebola-stricken aid worker who had been receiving care at Emory University Hospital since Sept. 9 was released Sunday af...
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October Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available »
Featured stories include "Sweet Stuff: How Sugars and Sweeteners Affect Your Health" and "Cold, Flu, or Allergy? Know the...
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What CDC Can Do To Fight Ebola »
The Ebola epidemic in Africa and fears of it spreading in the U.S. have turned the nation’s attention to the federal gover...
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Ebola worries end for dozens on U.S. watch lists »
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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CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team »
Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing,...
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Pentagon building rapid-response Ebola team »
The Pentagon will build a 30-person, rapid-response Ebola medical support team to aid civilian health care workers should...
Sunday, October 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The fear of Ebola in America spread faster than the virus »
Science can help put the U.S. cases in perspective, getting past the anxiety associated with the deadly disease. MORE &g...
Sunday, October 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Waste From Ebola Poses Challenge to Hospitals »
When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention assured the public this month that most American hospitals could tr...
Sunday, October 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Life in Quarantine for Ebola Exposure: 21 Days of Fear and Loathing »
The number of people who have locked themselves away, either under government orders or voluntarily, has grown well beyond...
Saturday, October 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ebola virus aid adds $30M from Canada »
Of the $35 million dollars Canada previously pledged, only about $5 million has been spent. MORE >>
Saturday, October 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cal/OSHA Releases Guidance for Protecting Health Care Workers from Ebola »
Although widespread outbreak of Ebola in the United States is unlikely, Cal/OSHA has joined with other public health...
Saturday, October 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patients' perception of infection prevention in dental practice »
Major concerns of patients revolved around hand hygiene practices rather than risks from BBVs or vCJD. No patient had avoi...
Saturday, October 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inside Emory Hospital’s Ebola isolation unit »
Emory University has been near the center of the Ebola discussion after caring for two American Ebola patients, and on the...
Saturday, October 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ask Well: Do Mosquitoes Spread Ebola? »
No. Africa has plenty of mosquitoes, and plenty of diseases spread by mosquitoes, but Ebola is not one of them. MORE >...
Saturday, October 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
ANA Calls for Clear Guidelines to Ensure Patient, HCW Safety in Light of Ebola Transmissions »
In a call with nurses nationwide, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced revised emergency prepare...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ebola: back from outbreak epicentre, UN official says survivors now helping with care »
Survivors of Ebola who have developed immunity to the virus are being trained to care for children in Liberia and Sierra L...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NIH unit treating Dallas nurse for Ebola is one of 4 special isolation facilities in U.S. »
It has a specially designed air-flow system to prevent contaminated air from leaving the patient room. It requires anyone...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Upcoming COCA Call: Monday, October 20, 2014 - Approaches to Clinical Management for Patients with E »
Approaches to Clinical Management for Patients with Ebola Treated in U.S. Hospitals   Date:  Monda...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Oct 17, 2014 »
US suspends GOF research funding; Viral outbreaks in Pacific; Aedes mosquitoes in LA MORE >>
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHO: Several recent MERS patients drank camel milk »
In an update on seven recent MERS-CoV cases in Saudi Arabia, the World Health Organization (WHO) said yesterday that four...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHO calls Senegal Ebola outbreak over, but cases rise elsewhere »
The World Health Organization (WHO) today called Senegal's Ebola outbreak ended and praised the country's efforts, but in...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obama names Ebola chief; search is on for more contacts »
Two days after calling a Cabinet meeting on Ebola, President Barack Obama today appointed Ron Klain to lead the government...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obama To Appoint Former VP Chief Of Staff Ron Klain As ‘Ebola Czar’ »
President Barack Obama will appoint Ron Klain his "Ebola czar," knowledgeable sources tell CNN. MORE >>
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
2014-2015 Influenza Season Week 41 ending October 11, 2014 »
Synopsis: During week 41 (October 5-11, 2014), influenza activity was low in the United States. MORE >>
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
VA partners with Walgreens on vaccines for Veterans »
In a first-of-its-kind partnership, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that it will join forces with retail...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Enterovirus D68 in the United States, 2014 »
The United States is currently experiencing a nationwide outbreak of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) associated with severe respi...
Friday, October 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
White House Takes Drop-Everything Approach to Respond to Public Health Crisis »
President Obama remained at the White House on Thursday to focus on the government’s response to Ebola, canceling a seco...
Thursday, October 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) statement on Ebola »
The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) and its members were saddened by the death...
Thursday, October 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Oct 16, 2014 »
More EV-D68 cases; Kindergarters' vaccinations MORE >>
Thursday, October 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congress pushes for answers as Ebola response stumbles »
Two nurses infected with Ebola at a Dallas hospital are being moved to specialized centers, and federal officials and a ho...

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