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Continuing coverage of the ebola outbreak in Africa and its effects in the U.S. and around the world
An American health worker being treated for Ebola has improved from critical to serious condition, the National Institutes of Health said Thursday.
Ebola takes hold quicker in the very youngest patients and kills more of them, a new report finds.
WHO and the Liberian government say they are checking into the possibility that a woman caught Ebola from a survivor she was dating.
The killings happened when a delegation of health care workers visited Womey last September to raise awareness about how to combat Ebola.
A patient has tested positive for Ebola in Liberia's capital, deflating hopes that the country had beaten the disease after weeks with no new cases.
A memo said that declaring an international emergency or even convening a committee to discuss it "could be seen as a hostile act."
Experts on the ground in Sierra Leone tell how Ebola can fool people even now, a year into the worst epidemic ever.
At least 15 Americans were exposed to Ebola from a single, infected U.S. healthcare worker and have been or will be brought back to the U.S., CDC says
Dr. Phil Smith, of the Biocontainment Unit at the University of Nebraska explains the procedures for treating an American health care provider who was exposed to Ebola while working in Sierra Leone.
An American being treated for Ebola at the National Institutes of Health outside Washington, D.C. is now in critical condition, the NIH said Monday.
A charity says 10 of its workers whocame to the aid of an Ebola-infected colleague are being evacuated to the United States for observation.
Several more Americans who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus are being evacuated from Sierra Leone, the CDC says.
A U.S. healthcare worker being treated for Ebola at the National Institutes of health has few treatment options.
Ebola continues to kill victims in West Africa with more than 24,000 people having been infected.
An American healthcare worker infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone is in serious condition at the National Institutes of Health outside Washington.
Another American healthcare worker has been infected with Ebola and will be admitted to a special unit at the NIH.
A thankful Beatrice Yardolo, Liberia's last Ebola patient, left the hospital to cheers of delight from friends and family.
An American doctor who feared he infected himself with Ebola was the first human to get an experimental vaccine.
A new Ebola vaccine trial starts in Guinea this week, this one using the same "ring vaccination" strategy that eliminated smallpox in the 1970s.
Where else could an epidemic of Ebola or some other disease come? Try Somalia, Chad, Nigeria, Afghanistan or Niger.
The lawsuit claims that the hospital ignored the dangers of Ebola and failed to prepare for the possibility it might receive a patient with the disease.
The 26-year-old nurse says she has nightmares, body aches and insomnia as a result of contracting the disease.
Sam-Sumana is in a 21-day quarantine after one of his bodyguards died of Ebola amid a worrying surge in new infections in the West African nation.
Nancy and David Writebol are headed back to Liberia Sunday, eight months after she became the second American infected with the Ebola virus.
Ebola survivor Nancy Writebol and her husband David are two volunteers helping to test an experimental vaccine against the deadly virus.
A scathing report says the U.S. failed ethically in its response to Ebola -- and risked lives in the process
An experimental pill may help patients with Ebola - if they get it before they're too sick.
The CDC is helping prepare for a new Ebola vaccine trial in Sierra Leone, the country that's now the worst hit by the Ebola epidemic.
Liberia has seen the highest death toll from the Ebola epidemic, with 3,800 killed.
U.S. government officials have scraped up enough ZMapp, the drug used to treat a U.S. Ebola patient, to start testing it in sick people in Liberia.
The Ebola virus can live in and on the body of a victim for as long as seven days, researchers found.
President Obama said the U.S. fight against Ebola has moved to a new phase, from struggling to control the deadly virus to working to eliminate it.
The U.S. military is pulling most of its troops from Ebola-affected Liberia, and more than half of them are already out, the Defense Department said Tuesday night.
"The flares that we're seeing are usually because there has been an unsafe burial, probably done secretly," said U.N. special envoy Dr. David Nabarro.
Donations poured in fast to fight Ebola, but bureaucracy means the money's not getting where it's needed.
The WHO's announcement of less than 100 Ebola cases in the last week has prompted agency and government efforts to shift towards Ebola eradication.
Dr. Craig Spencer told WNYC he wants to bring attention to the frail health systems of countries still grappling with Ebola.
There's some good news out of the Ebola epidemic.
Could a business approach work for global public health? The World Bank president thinks so.
Cafferkey was the first person to have been diagnosed with Ebola on British soil. "I am just happy to be alive," she said in a statement.
The first Ebola vaccines will be shipped to West Africa Friday, loaded aboard a commercial flight from Brussels, Belgium, to Liberia.
The first vaccines and drugs to fight Ebola are just about ready to be rolled out for real-life testing in West Africa.
The Ebola virus strain that's killed more than 8,600 people is mutating in a way that could make experimental drugs less likely to help.
On a farm outside Sioux Falls, South Dakota, a herd of cloned, genetically engineered cattle are busy incubating antibodies against the Ebola virus.
At one point, health officials had been monitoring more than 300 contact cases.
The number of new Ebola cases is starting to drop off in the three worst-hit West African countries, the World Health Organization reported Wednesday.
Cup by cup, Emory University is collecting bags of liquid gold from the small club of American Ebola survivors.
Dr. Rick Sacra may be immune to the Ebola virus, but he's not going to push his luck by testing that.
Dr. Rick Sacra, a Massachusetts doctor who contracted Ebola while treating patients in Liberia in September, talks about returning to Liberia.
Ebola is ruining the economies of Liberia and Sierra Leone and may cause food shortages, according to a New World Bank report.
When the Ebola epidemic struck Liberia, American Katie Meyler got on the first flight she could to help the children she knew would desperately need it.
The owner of Coming Attractions Bridal & Formal said she is winding down operations after 30 years after business was hurt due to the stigma of Ebola.
The accelerated testing of new Ebola vaccines is offering hope to the people of West African countries badly hit by the deadly virus, the head of the World Health Organization said Thursday.
The Ebola virus has infected more than 800 health care workers, killing nearly 500 of them, according to the latest numbers released by WHO.
An American health worker who experienced a high-risk exposure to the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone is being sent to a U.S. hospital for observation.
Pauline Cafferkey, who was diagnosed with Ebola on her return to Scotland from Sierra Leone, has seen her condition worsen, officials said Saturday.
A nurse diagnosed with Ebola in Scotland has been transferred to a London hospital.
A health care worker returning home to Scotland from Sierra Leone has been diagnosed with the Ebola virus.
More than 20,000 people have been diagnosed with Ebola virus and more than 7,800 have died of it, according to the latest data from WHO.
Nearly 3,400 people have died from Ebola in Liberia over the past year with nearly 8,000 cases.
A lab technician who may have been exposed to Ebola in Atlanta is showing no signs of the disease, the U.S. Ebola coordinator said on Sunday.
A CDC technician "remains well" and continues to be monitored for symptoms after being potentially exposed to the Ebola virus this week.
An internal investigation is underway after a mistake at a CDC lab may have exposed one technician, and possibly more, to the Ebola virus.
A mistake at a CDC biocontainment lab may have exposed one lab technician, and possibly more, to the Ebola virus, federal health officials said.
WHO predicts Ebola can be under control by the middle of next summer, but other experts aren't so sure.
Memuna Janneh decided to use food to help sustain communities ravaged by the epidemic and keep the holiday spirit alive.
Willoughby's death Thursday is the 12th case of a Sierra Leone doctor getting infected with Ebola. The country has been ravaged by the outbreak.
Aid experts worry that Christmas travel could spread more than good cheer. They're worried it will spread Ebola.
German doctors think they have another possible drug to add to the Ebola treatment pipeline.
Doctors have said he's now effectively immune to Ebola, which has no vaccine.
An especially deadly outbreak of Ebola burned unseen in a remote part of Sierra Leone for several weeks, giving public health experts a reality check.
Swiss researchers say they have halted one of several trials of an Ebola vaccine because some volunteers complained of pain in their hands and feet.
An American nurse who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus is going under watch at the National Institutes of Health outside Washington.
The Guinean village of Meliandou is believed to be where the latest outbreak started in December 2013, when a boy died from the virus.
Health care workers have more than 100 times the risk of catching Ebola in Sierra Leone than the general public does, according to a new report.
The emergency room doctor who mistakenly sent home the first domestic Ebola patient says he believes Thomas Eric Duncan got "appropriate" care.
Klain was named Ebola Czar in October to coordinate federal agencies' efforts in fighting the deadly virus.
Dallas officials say it cost about $27,000 to care for Bentley the dog while Nina Pham was being treated for Ebola. About $19,000 is being reimbursed.
NBC's chief medical editor Dr. Nancy Snyderman spoke out is speaking out about the fallout from violating her voluntary Ebola self-quarantine.
President Obama uses advances in an Ebola vaccine as an argument for government funded science research.
President Barack Obama headed to the National Institutes of Health outside Washington Tuesday to laud U.S. efforts to fight the Ebola virus.
Federal health officials have certified 35 U.S. hospitals for treating Ebola patients, in case any more come to the U.S.
The Ebola epidemic is still far from being under control, but a few successes show it can be slowed, international health officials say.
Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia have accounted for all but 15 of the deaths in the outbreak, which has touched five other countries.
A suspected case turned out to be negative and one person was cured. A further 285 people are still being monitored.
A doctor who died of Ebola after treating patients in Sierra Leone was remembered Saturday in the suburbs of Washington, where his family lives.
Liberia, the nation hardest hit by the worst Ebola epidemic on record, has seen over 3,000 of its citizens killed by the disease.
Men who recover from Ebola should abstain from sex for three months to minimize the risk of passing the virus on in their semen, officials said Friday
Germany's government took delivery of a long-haul jet specially adapted for transporting Ebola patients on Thursday.
The first test of an Ebola vaccine in people shows it's safe and appears to be working as designed, doctors reported Wednesday.
Six American Ebola survivors, meeting together for the first time as a group Wednesday on TODAY, opened up about the unusual bond they share.
Amber Vinson's request that the store refund $480 in dress payments by her bridesmaids said the request feels like a slap in the face.
How did Congo get away with a short Ebola outbreak while West Africa faces months of an epidemic? Experience matters, one expert says.
A team in Boston is combing through news reports, tweets and Facebook posts to anticipate Ebola's next move.
Couches, televisions, a pool table and foosball games have been set up at Smith Barracks in rural Germany for troops returning from West Africa.
Mali's five confirmed Ebola deaths are linked to a 70-year-old imam who was brought to the capital Bamako, from Guinea.
There may be signs of hope in Liberia, but the Ebola epidemic is getting worse, and it will to take a lot more work to control it, UN officials say.
The SEC suspends trading in four companies that allegedly claim their products or services will stem or manage the Ebola outbreak.
This is part of a flurry of efforts to kick-start stalled Ebola vaccine trials in the hope of using some soon to fight the epidemic in West Africa.