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Ebola Nurse Defies Quarantine and Leaves Maine Home

October 30, 2014 – 9:42 AM |
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Kaci Hickox, the nurse who returned from Sierra Leone with a low grade fever and was quarantined first by New Jersey and currently Maine, this …

U.S. Health Care System Unprepared for Ebola

October 29, 2014 – 3:49 PM |
Ebola U.S.

By Jeff Donn and Garance Burke
ASSOCIATED PRESS 

The U.S. health care apparatus is so unprepared and short on resources to deal with the deadly Ebola virus …

Should Health Care Providers Exposed To Ebola Be Quarantined?

October 28, 2014 – 10:35 AM | 4 Comments
Kaci Hickox

By Brad Broker
Should travelers returning from Ebola-stricken countries be subjected to a mandatory quarantine? New Jersey, New York and several other states say yes.  The …

Another Excuse To Eat Chocolate: Improves “Senior Moments”

October 27, 2014 – 4:13 PM |
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As Halloween approaches, so does encouraging news regarding memory loss and chocolate.
A small study published in the journal Nature Neuroscience has found that natural memory loss occurring …

Forget About Ebola And Get A Flu Shot

October 24, 2014 – 10:22 AM |
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By Michelle Andrews
KAISER HEALTH NEWS
Take a break from worrying about Ebola and get a flu shot this fall. While the Ebola virus has so far …

NYC Quarantines 3 People After Doctor With Ebola Rides Subway

October 24, 2014 – 10:08 AM |
New York Ebola

By Jonathan Lemire
ASSOCIATED PRESS
NEW YORK (AP) — A doctor who became New York City’s first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing …