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Gov. Perry Praises Galveston Lab's Work on Ebola

Gov. Perry Praises Galveston Lab's Work on Ebola

Gov. Rick Perry is calling the work of facilities like the Galveston National Laboratory -- which is working... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Food Labeling for GMOs

Food Labeling for GMOs

Consumer Reports tested a variety of foods to see just how widespread GMOs are and whether you can trust... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
The DMN's Dr. Yasmin on Experimental Drugs

The DMN's Dr. Yasmin on Experimental Drugs

The Dallas Morning News' medical expert Dr. Seema Yasmin talks about the experimental drug being used to treat... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Dallas Ebola Patient Treated With Experimental Drug

Dallas Ebola Patient Treated With Experimental Drug

A Dallas Ebola has been given an experimental drug called Brincidofovir, which doctors hope will stop the body from... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Hazmat Crews Disinfect 5 Dallas County Squad Cars

Hazmat Crews Disinfect 5 Dallas County Squad Cars

Hazmat crews disinfect five Dallas County Sheriff's Department squad cars after their drivers visited the apartment... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Hazmat Crews Disinfect 5 Dallas County Squad Cars

Hazmat Crews Disinfect 5 Dallas County Squad Cars

Hazmat crews disinfect five Dallas County Sheriff's Department squad cars after their drivers visited the apartment... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Healthcare Providers Enhance Ebola Precautions

Healthcare Providers Enhance Ebola Precautions

Hospitals and other healthcare providers across the country are thinking outside the box to ensure they are... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Mom of NBC News Freelancer With Ebola Says Doctors Are Optimistic

Mom of NBC News Freelancer With Ebola Says Doctors Are Optimistic

The mother of NBC News freelance photojournalist Ashoka Mukpo says that her son and his doctors are optimistic about... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Important Week for Those Monitored for Ebola

Important Week for Those Monitored for Ebola

This could be a critical week for all of the people being monitored after coming into contact with the first... Read »

Oct 6, 2014
Dallas Ebola Patient Treated With Experimental Drug

Dallas Ebola Patient Treated With Experimental Drug

The Liberian man being treated for Ebola virus at a Dallas hospital is being given an experimental drug,... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Crews Continue Disinfecting Duncan's Family's Apt.

Crews Continue Disinfecting Duncan's Family's Apt.

Hazmat crews continue working to disinfect a Dallas apartment visited by Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, who... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, in Texas, gives Republican Gov. Rick Perry another real-time Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Church Prays for Ebola Patient, Quarantined Family

Church Prays for Ebola Patient, Quarantined Family

Louise Troh is the girlfriend of Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan. On Sunday her church prayed for her,... Watch »

Oct 5, 2014
Dallas County Locates Low-Risk Ebola Contact

Dallas County Locates Low-Risk Ebola Contact

Dallas County locates a "low-risk individual who may have come into contact with Ebola patient Thomas... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
WATCH: CDC Updates Dallas Ebola Case

WATCH: CDC Updates Dallas Ebola Case

The nation's top infectious diseases expert said it's perfectly normal to feel anxious about Ebola, but... Watch »

Oct 5, 2014
Ebola Victim's Girlfriend Praying For Patient

Ebola Victim's Girlfriend Praying For Patient

Family prays for Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan. Health officials said they are still monitoring 50 people... Watch »

Oct 4, 2014
Domestic Violence Prevention Programs Don't Work, Researchers Say

Domestic Violence Prevention Programs Don't Work, Researchers Say

In the wake of domestic abuse scandals that have plagued the NFL, the league's commissioner, Roger Goodell,... Read »

Oct 4, 2014
Health Officials Seek 10th Ebola Contact

Health Officials Seek 10th Ebola Contact

Officials say they are searching for a 10th person who might have been in close contact with a Dallas Ebola patient;... Watch »

Oct 5, 2014
NBC 5's Deanna Dewberry Leads Making Strides

NBC 5's Deanna Dewberry Leads Making Strides

NBC 5 anchor/consumer investigator reporter and 3-time cancer survivor Deanna Dewberry led hundreds of people around... Watch »

Oct 4, 2014
Hospital: Dallas Ebola Patient in Critical Condition

Hospital: Dallas Ebola Patient in Critical Condition

The lone U.S. Ebola patient is in critical condition, the Dallas hospital that has been treating him... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
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