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U.S. Tells Relatives to Leave Sierra Leone Embassy

August 14, 2014 Featured, Health, News No Comments

The State Department ordered family members of Americans at the U.S. Embassy in Sierra Leone to leave, citing a lack of health care because of Ebola.

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Strange Condition Turns Men’s Guts into Microbreweries

August 14, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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While getting drunk for free doesn’t sound like the worst medical condition to have, life isn’t always a party for people suffering from auto-brewery syndrome.

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American Ebola Patient ‘Making Good Progress’

August 13, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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The husband of an American health worker infected with Ebola said she is “improving� and headed “in the right direction�

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Williams’ Apparent Suicide Puts Light on Comedy’s Dark Side

August 12, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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Robin Williams’ apparent suicide has put a spotlight on the dark side of comedy. Williams, like many comedians, lived with long-term depression and addiction.

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Gay Patient Sues Over Homosexuality Diagnosis

August 12, 2014 Featured, Health, News No Comments

Lawsuit comes after health care network neglects to remove archaic description from gay man’s medical records despite complaint.

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Faced with Ebola, West Africa Health System Has ‘Collapsed’

August 10, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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As the death toll rises, healthcare workers on the ground need protective gear and resources to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, said Dr. Frank Glover  president of the U.S.-based organization SHIELD

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Liberian President Apologizes For Ebola Death Toll

August 9, 2014 Featured, Health, News No Comments

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf pledged $18 million to help health care workers as the country struggles to contain the outbreak.

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Ontario Hospital Treats Patient With Ebola-Like Symptoms

August 9, 2014 Featured, Health, News No Comments

A hospital in Ontario, Canada, is testing a patient who recently traveled from Africa for Ebola, health officials announced on Friday.

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Why is the world failing to properly deal with West Africa’s Ebola crisis?

August 9, 2014 Featured, Health, World No Comments

The World Health Organization is declaring the Ebola outbreak a public health emergency. The WHO is calling for a coordinated international response to stop the spread of the disease

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US Doc Hit With Ebola Held Dying Patients’ Hands

August 8, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments
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Dr. Kent Brantly penned an update from the isolation room while fighting Ebola.

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