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Woman fights multiple bouts with breast cancer

Woman fights multiple bouts with breast cancerChristy was only 25 when she felt the lump in her breast. It was 15-years before guidelines say a woman should have her first mammogram.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Nation

Family: Texas nurse Amber Vinson is Ebola-free

Family: Texas nurse Amber Vinson is Ebola-freeAccording to CBS News, the family of Ebola infected nurse Amber Vinson says she is now Ebola-free.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Vienna

Stroke Comeback Center helps young stroke victim

Stroke Comeback Center helps young stroke victimAt only 30-years-old, Christie Arnold had a massive stroke. She's since made a miraculous recovery.
  • Vienna
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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CDC will monitor people arriving in USA from West Africa

CDC will monitor people arriving in USA from West AfricaCDC says anyone traveling from Ebola-affected countries will be monitored for 21 days.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Pets

Nurse Nina Pham's dog tests negative for Ebola

Nurse Nina Pham's dog tests negative for EbolaThe dog of a Dallas nurse diagnosed with Ebola has tested negative for the deadly virus.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Health

Ebola nurse Nina Pham in good condition at NIH

Ebola nurse Nina Pham in good condition at NIHNina Pham has been upgraded from fair to good condition, officials announced Tuesday.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
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Expert: Americans shouldn't worry about Ebola

Expert: Americans shouldn't worry about EbolaCharlie Calisher, an infectious disease specialist, says media, rumors have sparked fear.
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  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Health

DHS: West Africa travelers to arrive at Dulles, 4 more airports

DHS: West Africa travelers to arrive at Dulles, 4 more airportsTravelers from Ebola outbreak countries in West Africa will be funneled through one of five U.S. airports, including Dulles.
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  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
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Wacky sleep facts you probably didn't know

Wacky sleep facts you probably didn't knowThe average new parent loses 1,056 hours of sleep the first year of their child's life. That's almost 44 days!
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  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
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CDC to issue new Ebola protocols

CDC to issue new Ebola protocolsThe CDC is expected to issue new protocols to protect doctors, nurses and other hospital workers from Ebola.
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  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Health

Worried about small outbreaks? There's an app for that!

Worried about small outbreaks? There's an app for that!The app includes a trend map, where you can actually watch the movements of an outbreak.
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  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
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If you are concerned of Ebola, tackle the flu first!

If you are concerned of Ebola, tackle the flu first!Influenza kills tens of thousands of Americans every year. Experts stress, get your flu shot!
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  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
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US Military Ebola team to train in San Antonio

US Military Ebola team to train in San AntonioThe Pentagon says specialized training for a new, 30-member U.S. military Ebola response team will take place at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio.
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  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Nation

WHO: Nigeria's Ebola outbreak is officially over

WHO: Nigeria's Ebola outbreak is officially overThe World Health Organization declared on Monday that Nigeria is free of Ebola, a rare victory in the months-long battle against the fatal disease.
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  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
News

Dallas Ebola patient Nina Pham 'resting' at NIH in Md.

Dallas Ebola patient Nina Pham 'resting' at NIH in Md.The Dallas nurse who was the first to contract Ebola inside the U.S. is being treated at NIH in Bethesda.
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  • 1 week ago
News

Poll: Public confidence in CDC nosedives

Poll: Public confidence in CDC nosedivesCBS NEWS conducted a poll that shows that Americans' faith in the Centers for Disease Control, the agency that is supposed to protect the U.S. from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, has dropped sharply since the crisis emerged
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  • 1 week ago
Life

390 pounds lighter and sober, man ready to run

390 pounds lighter and sober, man ready to runTwo years ago, it was a laborious task for Brian Flemming to walk up a flight of stairs. He weighed 625 pounds and suffered from depression and alcoholism.
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  • 1 week ago
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Former Biden chief of staff to lead Ebola response

Former Biden chief of staff to lead Ebola responsePresident Barack Obama is naming Ron Klain, a former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden and a trusted adviser at the Obama White House, as the point man on the U.S. government's response to the Ebola crisis.
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  • 1 week ago
Health

Nurse: Dallas hospital was not ready for Ebola patients

Nurse: Dallas hospital was not ready for Ebola patientsA new report finds most conventional medical centers aren't prepared to handle Ebola.
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  • 1 week ago
News

President Obama weighs Ebola czar

President Obama weighs Ebola czarPresident Barack Obama is conceding that it may make sense to have a single person lead the administration's effort.
  • News
  • 1 week ago
Leesburg

Loudoun County inmate tested for Ebola

Loudoun County inmate tested for EbolaThe inmate had traveled to West Africa and has a low-grade fever.
  • Leesburg
  • 1 week ago
Consumer

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Ebola scams

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Ebola scamsWUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" FTC warns public of Ebola scams
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  • 1 week ago
News

Ebola screening begins at Dulles airport

Ebola screening begins at Dulles airportFederal health officials say the entry screenings that start Thursday add another layer of protection to halt the spread of the Ebola.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health Alert

#factsnotfear: Local expert addresses Ebola fears

#factsnotfear: Local expert addresses Ebola fearsChief Medical Officer Dr. Loring Flint talks about preparedness and address Ebola concerns
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

Poll: 19% of Americans 'very concerned' they'll get Ebola

Poll: 19% of Americans 'very concerned' they'll get EbolaSurvey USA polled 1,200 people nationwide about the disease.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Two Ohio schools closed amid Ebola scare

Two Ohio schools closed amid Ebola scareTwo Ohio schools were closed Thursday and a third was disinfected overnight.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Ebola: #FactsNotFear

Ebola: #FactsNotFearDispelling myths about Ebola
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Pets

Rough-and-tumble dogs top people on knee surgery

Rough-and-tumble dogs top people on knee surgeryDashing after a ball or tumbling off a couch make dogs up to 10 times as likely to get surgery on a key knee ligament that is similar to the one athletes often injure.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Helping trick-or-treaters with food allergies

Helping trick-or-treaters with food allergiesTake the fear out of trick-or-treating for children with food allergies.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Health

Official: 2nd worker isolated within 90 minutes

Official: 2nd worker isolated within 90 minutesA second health care worker at a Dallas hospital who provided care for the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. has tested positive for the disease, the Texas Department of State Health Services said Wednesday.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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