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American Ebola Survivor Has Surprising Tibetan Connections (On Assignment 11.7.14)

Here's How Many People Have Died From Ebola So Far

At least 11,079 people have died from an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, according to the World Health Organization.

Nurse who caught Ebola says more training needed

ATLANTA (AP) — A nurse who was infected with Ebola after treating a sick patient said she didn't have enough training beforehand on how to protect herself.<p>"The first time that I put on the protective equipment, I was heading in to take care of the patient," Amber Vinson told NBC's "Today" show in …

Guinea Is Seeing More Ebola Cases: Can The Trend Be Stopped?

In the current Ebola crisis, much of the focus has been on Liberia and Sierra Leone. But the virus also continues to spread in Guinea, where the first case in the current outbreak was identified in March.<p>According to the latest figures from the World Health Organization, Guinea has had fewer cases …

Ebola for beginners: Twitter map outlines some elementary geography

A rudimentary graphic has hit a nerve online by demonstrating that most of continent is free of the deadly virus – although critics say it stigmatises affected countries<p>A rudimentary map demonstrating that Africa is not synonymous with the Ebola virus has hit a nerve online.<p>There has only been one …

How Some West African Countries Have Kept Ebola Out

You know, the ones that don't have Ebola epidemics even though they're bordering on the countries that do<p>While attending a conference for tropical-disease experts yesterday in New Orleans, <i>Popular Science</i> contributing editor Brooke Borel found that 30 experts who were planning to be there had …