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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
Ebola Patient's Dog in Isolation

Ebola Patient's Dog in Isolation

Dallas officials say the dog that belongs to a nurse diagnosed with Ebola has been removed from her apartment... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Ebola Health Care Workers Monitored

Ebola Health Care Workers Monitored

Federal health officials on Monday urged the nation's hospitals to "think Ebola" and to keep vigilant. Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Brantly Donates Blood to Dallas Nurse with Ebola

Brantly Donates Blood to Dallas Nurse with Ebola

The nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas who tested positive for Ebola has been identified... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
CDC Director:

CDC Director: "Stopping Ebola Is Hard"

The head of The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that the first Ebola case contracted in... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Parkland Video Explains Ebola PPE Procedures

Parkland Video Explains Ebola PPE Procedures

There's been much discussion about safety protocols for health care workers caring for Ebola patients after the head... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Officials Investigate How 2nd Ebola Infection Occurred

Officials Investigate How 2nd Ebola Infection Occurred

Medical professionals investigate how a hospital worker became infected with Ebola as they turn their attention... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
Louisiana Officials Don't Want Ebola Waste

Louisiana Officials Don't Want Ebola Waste

A state judge signed an order Monday temporarily blocking ash from the incineration of a Texas Ebola... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Record Details Thomas Eric Duncan's Last Days

Record Details Thomas Eric Duncan's Last Days

Despite five days of intensive treatment, Thomas Eric Duncan's condition was deteriorating. Then, suddenly on... Watch »

Oct 12, 2014
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