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Deadly rebel attack in center of Ebola outbreak stalls work  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Deadly rebel attack in center of Ebola outbreak forces virus containment efforts to stop again more
Everything you need to know about Ebola  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The Democratic Republic of the Congo is fighting its 10th outbreak of the Ebola virus. Here is a look at the causes, the symptoms and the history of the deadly disease. more
Congo rebels kill 15, abduct kids in Ebola outbreak region  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Congo rebels kill 15, abduct a dozen children in community at center of deadly Ebola outbreak more
Congo rebels kill 13, abduct kids in Ebola outbreak region  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Congo rebels kill 13, abduct a dozen children in community at center of deadly Ebola outbreak more
WHO official predicts 6 more months battling Ebola in Congo  ABC NEWS · 4 days
The emergencies chief for the World Health Organization says he expects Congo's Ebola outbreak will last at least another six months, and says informal health facilities have become... more
The Latest: 1st signs in deadly outbreak showed up month ago  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Health officials say the first symptoms associated with a deadly viral outbreak at a nursing facility in northern New Jersey showed up Sept. 26, two weeks... more
At-risk healthcare workers being vaccinated against Ebola in Uganda  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Healthcare workers in Uganda have begun vaccinating high risk health workers against the deadly viral infection Ebola this week. This is the first time that a vaccination drive has begun... more
Congo ministry says Ebola outbreak worst in nation's history  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Congo's health ministry says the latest Ebola outbreak has now become the worst in the country's recorded history with 319 confirmed and probable cases more
'Dark day': Congo rebels kill 2 health agents fighting Ebola  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
'Dark day' as Congolese rebels kill 2 health agents fighting deadly Ebola outbreak more
9th death reported at pediatric center amid viral outbreak  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
New Jersey health officials say a ninth death has occurred at a pediatric rehabilitation center amid an outbreak of a respiratory virus more
Uganda, at high risk for Ebola, starts vaccinating medics  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Uganda has started vaccinating health workers against Ebola in a frontier district near the outbreak in Congo more
UN vows to tackle Congo rebels, contain Ebola  ABC NEWS · 1 week
The head of United Nations peacekeeping operations vowed to do more with Congo's government to help improve security in the country's east where attacks by rebels are affecting the response to an... more
UN demands immediate halt to attacks in Ebola areas in Congo  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The U.N. Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution calling for an immediate halt to attacks by armed groups in Congo that are jeopardizing the response... more
The Latest: Officials confirm new viral case amid outbreak  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
New Jersey health officials say they've confirmed a new case associated with an adenovirus outbreak at a pediatric rehabilitation center more
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If there's an attack on the country, the military mobilizes. When a natural disaster strikes, recovery plans go into effect. Should an infectious disease start to spread, health officials launch a containment strategy. more
Training teams sent to centers amid deadly viral outbreaks  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
New Jersey health officials are sending infection-control teams to four long-term pediatric centers and a hospital to assist with training amid viral and bacterial outbreaks that killed a combined 10... more
Among heart attack survivors, drug reduces chances of second heart attack or stroke  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
In a clinical trial involving 18,924 patients from 57 countries who had suffered a recent heart attack or threatened heart attack, researchers... more
Machine learning tool can predict viral reservoirs in the animal kingdom  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Many deadly and newly emerging viruses like Ebola and Zika circulate in wild animal and insect communities long before spreading to humans and causing severe disease.... more
FDA announces emergency use authorization of Ebola fingerstick test with portable reader  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that an emergency use authorization has been issued for a rapid, single-use test for the detection... more
Muslim concern about vaccine fuels Thai measles outbreak  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Health authorities in Thailand are racing to contain a measles outbreak in the country's southern provinces, where 14 deaths and more than 1,500 cases have been reported since September more
Israel battles measles outbreak as infant dies of disease  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Israel is grappling with one of its worst measles outbreak in decades, with over 1,200 cases reported since the beginning of 2018 more
The Latest: Officials identify 26th case of viral outbreak  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
New Jersey health officials say they've confirmed another case of adenovirus in an outbreak at a pediatric rehabilitation center that left nine people dead more
Medical News Today: Heart attack: New finding may change the face of treatment  MNT · 3 weeks
New research from Sweden reveals that certain antibodies are highly present in people who have had a heart attack, which may have... more
Technology speeds up the process to detect salmonella, E. coli, other foodborne illnesses  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
An award-winning Purdue University technology is showing increasing promise in helping to detect foodborne pathogens in real time. It's a problem that... more
The Latest: Union says center with outbreak was understaffed  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The head of a New Jersey nurses union says staff nurses at a rehab center where a viral outbreak has killed seven patients complained about staffing shortages more
WATCH: 7th child dies from outbreak at NJ rehabilitation center  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A seventh "medically fragile" child has died from an adenovirus outbreak at a nursing and rehabilitation center in New Jersey. more
Fin whale, mountain gorilla populations rise amid conservation action  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
The fin whale and mountain gorilla populations grew significantly due to efforts by conservationists to halt their descent towards extinction, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said Wednesday. more
Halloween can be deadly for pedestrians, traffic study says  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Trick-or-treaters beware: Halloween can be deadly for pedestrians and children face the greatest danger more
Deadly shootings are rising in U.S. after steady declines  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
After steadily declining for more than two decades, deadly shootings are rising across the country, according to a new government report. more
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