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New York doctor diagnosed with Ebola now cleared of virus

Craig Spencer, the doctor who was diagnosed with Ebola days after returning to New York City from Guinea, where he was treating patients infected with the deadly disease, has been cleared of the virus and is due to be discharged from the hospital on Tuesday.<p>“After a rigorous course of treatment and …

The Daily Mail is wrong — homeopathy can’t cure Ebola

Normally this blog is about relatively silly things, I’m happy to admit. Is red wine good for you? (No.) Are high heels good for you? (No.) I mean, it’s worth debunking that sort of nonsense when newspapers print it, but I don’t pretend that I’m fighting some moral crusade.<p>Most of the time, anyway. …

Ebola origins and search for cure one year on

Almost a year ago, a two year old boy fell ill and died in a remote village in Guinea. It is now believed he was the first victim of the current outbreak of Ebola.<p>Since then, more than 6,500 people have died, mainly in three countries in West Africa.<p>Global Health Correspondent Tulip Mazumdar has …

Spanish woman cured of Ebola moves to normal room

MADRID (AP) — A Spanish nursing assistant who recovered from an Ebola virus infection has left the isolation unit where she was being monitored and moved to a normal room, a hospital statement said Saturday.<p>Teresa Romero tested positive on Oct 6, but was declared cured of the virus 15 days later. …

Global business leaders join fight against ebola at UN conference

Companies including GlaxoSmithKline, Arcelor Mittal, Google and Facebook help step up global response to Ebola<p><b>Donate to The Telegraph Christmas Charity Appeal</b><p>Business has a critical role to play in tackling the Ebola virus in Africa and preventing it from spreading, a ground-breaking conference at …

How ebola is contagious.

Should You Stock Up On Chocolate Bars Because Of Ebola?

Jack Scoville was buying himself a chocolate bar a few weeks ago — Hershey's, milk — at a corner store in Chicago. And he noticed the price was just a bit higher than he's used to paying: 5 or 10 cents more. His first thought was not to blame a greedy store owner or the executives in Hershey, Pa.<p>He …

Malcolm Gladwell Says Entrepreneurs Like Steve Jobs And IKEA Founder Ingvar Kamprad Share These 3 Personality Traits

As he said on stage at on Tuesday at the World Business Forum in New York , they are <b>open to experience</b> , <b>conscientious</b> , and <b>disagreeable</b> .<p>Let's go over each:<p><b>• Openness to experience</b> describes the way you relate to new information. If you get really excited about novelty, then you're highly open — …

Personality

Why The Best Leaders Are Self-Aware

You can’t be a really effective executive if you’re not fully aware of the effect your actions and personality have on others. It’s that simple. All too often leadership analysis focuses only on results, and not how those results are attained. Which has implications for how long and effectively one …

Here's Why We Haven't Quite Figured Out How to Feed Billions More People

Solving the world's looming food crisis will require big investments in agricultural research, yet public support for that is lagging.<p>When famine loomed in Mexico and southern Asia in the mid-20th century, agricultural crop researchers saved the day. Scientists at Mexico's International Maize and …

Barbara Bush: Why Malala Gives Me Hope

Olamikan Gbemiga—AP<p>AFP/Getty Images<p>Vincent Kessler—Reuters<p>Olivia Harris—Reuters/Corbis<p>Yui Mok—Getty Images<p>The White House/Getty Images<p>AFP/Getty Images<p>…