Mauricio Pastore

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Canada to donate untested Ebola vaccines

The first two doses of an experimental serum created to treat Ebola went to American missionaries.<p>Then the drug was sent to treat a Spanish priest.<p>The two Americans, Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, appear to be recovering. The priest, Miguel Pajares, died Tuesday morning.<p>That's the problem …

Ebola virus victim left lying in Guinea street for hours over infection fears

Residents of Guinea's capital Conakry criticise emergency services for their slow response to help a man who collapsed in the street and was left for nearly five hours because of fears he might be suffering from Ebola<p>A man lay helpless in the street for almost five hours without medical assistance …

Ebola: Global experts begin emergency talks at WHO

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Ebola fears spread as another country reports citizen's death

A nurse in Nigeria. A businessman in Saudi Arabia. A Spanish priest in Liberia.<p>With the World Health Organization announcing Wednesday that 932 deaths had been reported or confirmed as a result of Ebola hemorrhagic fever, Saudi Arabia joined the list of countries with suspected cases.<p>"This is the …

Experimental drug likely saved Ebola patients

On Thursday, Dr. Kent Brantly thought he was going to die.<p>It was the ninth day since the American missionary worker came down sick with Ebola in Liberia.<p>His condition worsening by the minute, Brantly called his wife to say goodbye.<p>Thankfully, the call was premature.<p>Brantly is back on his feet -- …

Private jet dispatched to transfer American Ebola victims from Africa

Health officials on Saturday were preparing to receive an American stricken with the Ebola virus while in Africa, marking the first time a patient with the deadly disease will be treated on U.S. soil.<p>One of the Americans is expected to arrive at a U.S. military base Saturday afternoon on a small …

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Ebola outbreak: Liberia shuts most border points

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West African countries announce new measures to stop Ebola spread

Authorities across west Africa have announced a series of measures aimed at stopping the spread of the Ebola virus, which reached a fourth country last week with a death in Lagos, Africa's most populous city.<p>Nigeria closed and quarantined the hospital where a man died on Friday in the country's …

Two more mysterious holes discovered in remote Siberia

Researchers want to investigate two more mysterious holes found by reindeer herders in the Siberian wilderness<p>Researchers investigating a mysterious hole in the remote Siberian tundra might be busy over the next few weeks.<p>Two more formations, which are similar in appearance to the first, have been …

Ebola outbreak: Search continues for those who may have come into contact with victim

Medical professionals seek individuals who may have come into contact with Patrick Sawyer when he travelled by plane before his death<p>Medical professionals are trying to trace an unknown number of passengers and flight attendants who may have come into contact with an American citizen who died of …

Ebola: Germany accepts infected patient for treatment

As medical services across Europe are on high alert to prevent any risk of Ebola spreading here, a hospital in Germany accepts a patient with the virus<p>With medical services across Europe on high alert to prevent any risk of the Ebola virus spreading here, a hospital in Germany has agreed to accept …