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Nina Pham Was Familiar With Ebola Risks

Nina Pham Was Familiar With Ebola Risks

The Texas nurse who caught Ebola from an infected patient was no stranger to the risks of working around one of the... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Ebola Didn’t Have to Kill Duncan: Nephew

Ebola Didn’t Have to Kill Duncan: Nephew

Josephus Weeks, Thomas Eric Duncan's nephew, sets the record straight about his uncle and his battle with Ebola... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Crews Decontaminate Home of 2nd Nurse With Ebola

Crews Decontaminate Home of 2nd Nurse With Ebola

Emergency responders in hazardous materials suits have begun to decontaminate the Dallas apartment of a... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Jenkins:

Jenkins: "The System is Working"

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins explains why Dallas residents shouldn't be concerned about Ebola and why the... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Parts of Texas Abortion Law Blocked

Parts of Texas Abortion Law Blocked

The Supreme Court has blocked Texas from enforcing key parts of a 2013 law that would close all but eight of... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
CDC: Missed Opportunity to Contain Ebola

CDC: Missed Opportunity to Contain Ebola

Centers for Disease Control's Dr. Tom Frieden says the government wasn't aggressive enough in containing Ebola. Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Nurses Union on Ebola:

Nurses Union on Ebola: "There Was No Protocol"

An official with National Nurses United says several nurses have complained about hospital conditions,... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Ebola Patient Duncan Cared for By 76 Staffers

Ebola Patient Duncan Cared for By 76 Staffers

The CDC says 76 staff members at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital were involved in the care of Thomas Eric Duncan... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
How Plasma Transfusions, Antibodies Fight Ebola

How Plasma Transfusions, Antibodies Fight Ebola

A Dallas nurse being treated for Ebola has received a plasma transfusion from a doctor who beat his own... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
CDC Creating Ebola Response Team

CDC Creating Ebola Response Team

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says they're creating an Ebola Response Team that will respond within... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Ebola Patient's Dog Receiving Care

Ebola Patient's Dog Receiving Care

Dallas Animal Services is caring for Ebola patient Nina Pham's dog, Bentley, who is reported to be healthy and... Read »

Oct 19, 2014
DCC Discuss Ebola Resources

DCC Discuss Ebola Resources

From ambulances to Ebola testing labs, questions about resources are raised at the Dallas County... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Your Ebola Questions:

Your Ebola Questions: "What About Waste Treatment?"

Dr. Seema Yasmin, public health expert for The Dallas Morning News, answers viewers' questions including if Ebola is... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
City Finishes Cleaning Dallas Nurse's Apartment

City Finishes Cleaning Dallas Nurse's Apartment

City of Dallas officials say they completed phase two of efforts to clean the apartment and quarantine the dog of a... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Dallas 911 Duncan Ambulance Call Released

Dallas 911 Duncan Ambulance Call Released

A woman calling 911 to summon an ambulance for a man who later died of Ebola described him as vomiting at a... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Dallas Nurse Upgraded to Good Condition

Dallas Nurse Upgraded to Good Condition

A Dallas nurse who became infected with Ebola while treating the first patient diagnosed in the Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
CDC Looking into Ebola Exposure at Dallas Hospital

CDC Looking into Ebola Exposure at Dallas Hospital

Federal and local health officials are trying to identify how Dallas nurse Nina Pham became infected with... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
1 Week of Observation Left; Original 48 Contacts OK

1 Week of Observation Left; Original 48 Contacts OK

There's one more week of observation for the original 48 people identified as possible contacts with deceased Ebola... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Focus of Ebola Fight Remains at Presbyterian Dallas

Focus of Ebola Fight Remains at Presbyterian Dallas

The focus of the fight against Ebola remains on Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas where Nina Pham is... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Texas Nurses Association Issues Ebola Statement

Texas Nurses Association Issues Ebola Statement

The Texas Nurses Association issues a statement after a Dallas nurse contracted Ebola while treating a patient. Read »

Oct 13, 2014
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