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If Ebola Arrives In The U.S., Stopping It May Rely On Controversial Tools

Given the scope of the Ebola outbreak unfolding in Western Africa, it seems possible that a case will eventually emerge in the U.S. We could even see an isolated cluster of infections in an American city.<p>Considering the nature of the Ebola virus, and the medical infrastructure we have to combat its …

They survived Ebola. Now they are shunned.

By Abby Phillip<p>, Reporter<p>Melvin Korkor thought the hardest fight had already been won.<p>Weeks after contracting Ebola — most likely from a sick patient — Korkor, a Liberian doctor, was able to walk out of a treatment center in Lofa with a clean bill of health, according to Voice of America.<p>He was one …

Ebola outbreak: Graphics reveal how deadly virus spread from two-year-old in Guinea to be international ‘public health emergency’

The world is facing the worst outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus it has ever seen.<p>Today, the UN’s World Health Organisation declared that Kenya was …

Ebola Outbreaks Visualized In 5 Charts

The Ebola virus is one of the most virulent microbes known to man, killing up to 90% of those infected.<p>According to the World Health Organization, there have been 25 disease outbreaks in recorded history. The current epidemic in West Africa is the largest to date and has now killed over 1000 people.<p>…

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

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HIV/AIDS has migrated to Deep South, where stigma endures

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Dr. Laurie Dill pointed to a large map in the hallway of Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama (MAO). It showed the number of people in each county living with HIV or AIDS in 2010. Where the counties pulsed red is the new, rural heart of the HIV/AIDS epidemic.<p>Dill pointed to a belt of …

Israel approves extension of cease-fire in Gaza; Hamas rejects it

Israel late Saturday authorized an extension of the humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza for another 24 hours at the request of the United Nations, Israeli officials told CNN.<p>But Hamas rejected a cease-fire extension, Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said.<p>"Any humanitarian cease-fire that does not include …

The Week in Review: Violence in Gaza

Since the murder of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank last month, simmering tensions between Israel and Palestine have risen to a boil. …

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