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Statement: Amber Vinson Speaks at Emory

Statement: Amber Vinson Speaks at Emory

Dallas nurse Amber Vinson speaks after being discharged from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
States Have Options in Enforcing Quarantines

States Have Options in Enforcing Quarantines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention releases guidelines for quarantining people who enter the U.S. Read »

Oct 28, 2014
CDC Recommends New Ebola Quarantine Guidelines

CDC Recommends New Ebola Quarantine Guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention outline new guidelines for who should be quarantined and when... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Nurse Amber Vinson Released from Emory Hospital

Nurse Amber Vinson Released from Emory Hospital

Dallas nurse Amber Vinson, the second health care worker to contract Ebola after treating Thomas Eric Duncan at... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Beverly Hills Mom Drives Crowdfunding Marijuana Venture

Beverly Hills Mom Drives Crowdfunding Marijuana Venture

A Beverly Hills mom has started a crowdfunding website, Canna-dabba-do, in hopes to help bring medical marijuana to... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Nurse in NJ Ebola Quarantine Discharged

Nurse in NJ Ebola Quarantine Discharged

A nurse who spent the last several days in a New Jersey hospital isolation room after returning from an Ebola... Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
More than 31,000 Pounds of Chicken Products Recalled

More than 31,000 Pounds of Chicken Products Recalled

Food may be contaminated with Staphylococcal bacteria, which may cause stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting or... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Questions Remain About First U.S. Ebola Patient's Care

Questions Remain About First U.S. Ebola Patient's Care

The family of Thomas Eric Duncan still have questions about why he was the only one to die out of nine people... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Nurse, UTA Grad Fights New Jersey Quarantine

Nurse, UTA Grad Fights New Jersey Quarantine

Despite showing no symptoms of Ebola, University of Texas at Arlington graduate Kaci Hickox remains involuntarily... Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
Pham's Church Continues to Pray for Her

Pham's Church Continues to Pray for Her

Nina Pham is in Fort Worth with her family, that's also where her church is where many members of the congregation... Watch »

Oct 25, 2014
Pham's Reunion With Her Dog Delayed

Pham's Reunion With Her Dog Delayed

Nina Pham's reunion with her dog Bentley will have to wait until the dog clears quarantine. Watch »

Oct 25, 2014
UTA Nurse Fires Back Against Ebola Quarantines

UTA Nurse Fires Back Against Ebola Quarantines

A nurse with ties to North Texas is firing back against efforts to stop the spread of Ebola. Watch »

Oct 27, 2014
Presbyterian Makes Big Changes After Treating Ebola

Presbyterian Makes Big Changes After Treating Ebola

After treating the first Ebola patient in the U.S., Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas made some big changes. Watch »

Oct 25, 2014
Neighbors Ready for Pham to Return Home

Neighbors Ready for Pham to Return Home

Residents in Nina Pham's M Streets neighborhood tell NBC 5 they are ready for her to come home. Watch »

Oct 26, 2014
Ebola: NY Had Jump-Start, Dallas Had to Learn

Ebola: NY Had Jump-Start, Dallas Had to Learn

A Dallas hospital got a pop quiz in Ebola and made an early mistake. New York got a peek at the answer sheet and was... Read »

Oct 26, 2014
Obama: Science, Not Fear, Key to Ebola Response

Obama: Science, Not Fear, Key to Ebola Response

President Barack Obama says the U.S. must be guided by science -- not fear -- as it responds to Ebola. Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Nurse Pham Arrives Home Free From Ebola

Nurse Pham Arrives Home Free From Ebola

Dallas nurse receives thanks, hug from Obama, arrives home in Fort Worth Watch »

Oct 25, 2014
First Flu Cases of the Season Reported in North Texas

First Flu Cases of the Season Reported in North Texas

Dallas County Health and Human Services reported three cases of the flu for the 2014-2015 flu season on Friday. Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Crab Meat Recalled For Possible Listeria Contamination

Crab Meat Recalled For Possible Listeria Contamination

A company that sold crab meat in several states has recalled it after finding it may have been contaminated with... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Nina Pham Meets President Obama

Nina Pham Meets President Obama

A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for the patient diagnosed in Dallas was released from a hospital Friday, free... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
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