Health officials are monitoring 80 people who either had contact with the first U.S. Ebola patient while he was contagious or who came in contact with people who did, Dallas County Health and Human…
Samples collected from four patients who recently died have tested positive for enterovirus D68, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It is unclear what role the virus played…
Thomas Eric Duncan left Africa for the United States, by official accounts, a healthy man.
The confirmed Ebola case in the United States has many hospitals across the country re-evaluating how they would handle an Ebola patient.
For the first time, a patient in an American hospital has been diagnosed with Ebola. The unidentified man, who is being treated at a Dallas hospital, didn't show symptoms until several days after he…
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A local school is taking extra steps to reduce the risk of concussions on the football field. In Niles, players wear special helmets during practice and at all games. The makers of the helmets say…
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The first person to be diagnosed with Ebola on American soil went to the emergency room last week, but was released from the hospital even though he told staff he had traveled from Liberia.
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