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Ebola

The NBC News freelancer who came down with Ebola while working in Liberia has made a significant improvement, his family said Saturday.<p>"Ashoka has been steadily improving over the past 48 hours. He has been symptom free during that time and is increasing his physical strength. His appetite has …

Ebola will come to London, warns Boris Johnson

Mayor of London he says there is "little doubt" a case of Ebola will emerge in Britain<p>Ebola will almost certainly hit London, Boris Johnson has warned.<p>The Mayor of London said he feared the disease, which has claimed more than 4,000 lives world wide, would come to Britain.<p>Airport screening, …

Texas healthcare worker diagnosed with Ebola as CDC suggests breach of safety protocol

A Texas healthcare worker who provided care for Thomas Eric Duncan, the first patient to be given a diagnosis of Ebola in the US, who died on Wednesday, has tested positive for the deadly virus.<p>At a Sunday morning press conference at the hospital, it was confirmed that a close contact of the …

Ebola threatens chocolate

Ebola is threatening much of the world’s chocolate supply.<p>Ivory Coast, the world’s largest producer of cacao, the raw ingredient in M&M’s, Butterfingers and Snickers Bars, has shut down its borders with Liberia and Guinea, putting a major crimp on the workforce needed to pick the beans that end up …

The Psychology Behind Our Collective Ebola Freak-Out

In Hazlehurst, Miss., parents pulled their children out of middle school last week after learning that the principal had recently visited southern …

Here's How Ebola Compares To Other Terrifying Diseases

Ebola is a deadly and terrible virus: It seems to kill about 70% of people infected, though it's hard to know the true numbers while the outbreak is still in progress, and this outbreak has claimed about 4,500 lives so far.<p>Yet Ebola spreads less easily than the common cold. Someone with the virus …

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