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How to overcome the Ebola panic?

After the first report of the first half of the Ebola cases from Guinea, the Ebola virus not only raged through West Africa, also landed to Europe and the United States, currently has more than 14000 people died of confirmed cases, has more

Japan's first Ebola patients with suspected

Japan's health minister Yasuhisa Shiozaki says 27 days, a once arrived at Tokyo's Haneda Airport in the West African state of Liberia men's stay on the afternoon of the same day said after the fever and other symptoms, will undergo tests to

Ebola epidemic more serious than imagined, what contributed to the spread of the disease

According to the WHO (hereinafter referred to as the who) data display, as of October 14th, the global cumulative diagnosed, suspected and may be infected with Ebola virus were 9216 people, 4555 people death patients. Liberia, Sierra Leone,

USA native second dye Ebola nurse discharged

USA native second dye Ebola nurse discharged America Hospital of Emory University says 28 days, America local infection Ebola has second nurses in the hospital Amber Vincent, after two weeks of treatment will be discharged from the hospital

Global Ebola case nearly 10000, deaths 4877 people

WHO announced on 22, Ebora confirmed, global cumulative emergence of suspect and probable cases of infection in 9936 cases, because of the Ebora virus killed up to 4877 people, mainly from the West African epidemic stricken Guinea, Liberia a

Patient in New York tests positive for Ebola

A patient now isolated in a New York hospital has tested positive for Ebola, becoming the city's first diagnosed case, officials announced Thursday night. Tests at Bellevue Hospital came back positive for Craig Spencer, New York City Mayor B

New York City doctor being tested for Ebola after returning from West Africa

A doctor who showed potential symptoms on his return from a recent trip to an Ebola-affected West African nation is being tested for the virus at a New York City hospital, health officials said Thursday. The doctor, who was identified by loc

The Portuguese government failed to establish the inter ministerial committee dealing with Ebola vir

Portugal's centre-right government has approved the creation of the Inter-Ministerial Ebola Response Committee, which will be coordinated by the country's health minister, according to a statement issued following a cabinet meeting on Thursd

Ebola virus in Africa, UN envoy pushes for more efforts to defeat

A United Nations envoy on Thursday called on African Union (AU) and member countries to come up with more efforts that would completely defeat Ebola disease which continues to kill thousands of people in West Africa. Suzana Malcorra, United

Screening measures against Ebola spread

The third meeting of the Emergency Committee convened by the World Health Organization (WHO) concluded on Thursday, calling for the exit and entry screening measures to prevent Ebola outbreak spread to other countries. The two days' closed-d

Spanish government says nurse tested negative for Ebola virus

Teresa Romero, the 44-year-old Spanish nurse who contracted Ebola while caring for patients, appeared to be free of the virus in the first test carried out Sunday, announced the Spanish government's Special Committee, set up 10 days ago to h

Pentagon says creating medical support team for Ebola response in America

The U.S. Department of Defense said Sunday the military is creating a 30-member team which will be tasked with providing emergency assistance in case there might be more cases of Ebola virus infection in the country. DOD spokesman John Kirby

Africa's richest man offers to assist Liberia fight Ebola

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote has expressed his desire and preparedness to assist Liberia in the fight against the spread of the Ebola virus disease. Dangote, a Nigerian multi investor and an industrialist made the commitment in a telep

U.S. military gets ready for response to potentially more Ebola virus infections in America: Pentago

The U.S. Department of Defense said Sunday the military is assigning a 30-person team with the task of assistance in case there might be more cases of Ebola virus infection across the country. DOD spokesman John Kirby said the step is taken

Liberian president calls for global support to fight Ebola

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Sunday called on the international communities to join the country to fight the Ebola virus disease. This is a fight in which the whole world has a stake, this disease respects no borders and the d

China, France to join hands to combat Ebola

China and France agreed Sunday to join hands to combat the unprecedented spread of Ebola in western part of Africa. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his French counterpart Laurent Fabius met in Beijing Sunday, and they had an in-depth ex

Israel steps up Ebola screening on arrivals from Africa

Israeli airport and health officials on Sunday began screening of passengers arriving at Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport from all African countries in a stepped-up measure to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus into the country,

First U.S. nurse with Ebola to be transferred to NIH near Washington: NIH

The first U.S. nurse who contracted the Ebola virus at a Texas hospital will be transferred Thursday to an isolation unit at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) near Washington DC, the NIH said. The nurse is being admitted to the Special

Texas governor calls for travel ban to fight Ebola

Governor Rick Perry of the U.S. state of Texas on Friday joined a chorus of Republicans calling for the federal government to ban travel from nations hardest hit by Ebola. Perry, who cut short a trip in Europe, held a press conference in Aus

How Is Ebola Treated and Diagnosed?

How Is Ebola Diagnosed? Sometimes it's hard to tell if a person has Ebola from the symptoms alone. Doctors may test to rule out other diseases like cholera or malaria. Tests of blood and tissues also can diagnose Ebola. If you have Ebola, yo

What Are the Symptoms of Ebola?

What Are the Symptoms of Ebola? Early on, Ebola can feel like the flu or other illnesses. Symptoms show up 2 to 21 days after infection and usually include: High fever Headache Joint and muscle aches Sore throat Weakness Stomach pain Lack of

Ebora virus is a rare but deadly virus

Ebola Virus Infection Ebola is a rare but deadly virus that causes bleeding inside and outside the body. As the virus spreads through the body, it damages the immune system and organs. Ultimately, it causes levels of blood-clotting cells to

Botswana calls for global efforts to save West Africa from grip of Ebola virus

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- Botswana on Monday said that the deadly Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa is a public health catastrophe and a serious setback to the achievement of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), calling on the

How to treat Ebola virus medicine

Health department director doctor urged Britain to the world's most deadly virus -- the Ebola virus (also known as Ebola virus) remain vigilant, because the Ebola virus has been raging for West Africa, now are probably already to the British

Ebora virus disease in children may need to do the following examination, for reference only

1, blood routine examination early leukocyte slightly reduced, later picked up to (0.9 ~ 1.2) * 109/L. Thrombocytopenia occurred after DIC. 2, urine routine examination early visible proteinuria. 3, blood biochemical examination of blood AS

Nigerian cleared of Ebola virus, say Maldives health officials

COLOMBO, Sept. 30 A Nigerian tourist quarantined in Maldives as a precautionary measure has shown no symptoms of the Ebola virus, local media reported on Tuesday. The Nigerian man was taken from the Foreign Ministry in Male to a quarantine