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Eliminating risk from Texas Ebola case will take weeks, officials say – Los Angeles Times

Public health officials said Saturday that it would take more than a month before they can declare the risk of Ebola exposure eliminated here after a patient from Liberia was diagnosed last week with the first U.S. case of the deadly virus. Dr....

First womb-transplant baby born – BBC News

A woman in Sweden has become the first in the world to have a baby boy after having a womb transplant. The 36-year-old, who was born without a uterus, gave birth by caesarean section last month after receiving a womb donated by a friend. Her...

Officials say as many as 100 had contact with Ebola patient; four have been … – Washington Post

Public health officials in Texas said Thursday that as many as 100 people may have had contact with the Liberian man diagnosed with Ebola. Four of these people, at least some of whom are believed to be family members of the man, have been...

Mini-Strokes May Lead to PTSD, Study Finds – WebMD

Mini-Strokes May Lead to PTSD, Study Finds By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Oct. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A mini-stroke may not cause lasting physical damage, but it could increase your risk of developing post-traumatic...

Dallas hospital reportedly failed to follow federal guidelines by sending Ebola … – Fox News

Officials at a Dallas hospital apparently failed to follow federally issued guidelines last week when they sent home the patient later diagnosed with the first case of the Ebola virus on U.S. soil. The Dallas Morning News reports...

Ebola Virus Has Killed More Than 3300 People, WHO Says – Wall Street Journal

More than 3,300 people have died from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, according to the World Health Organization, as the deadly virus continues to spread. In an update, the United Nations health agency said 3,338 had died of confirmed,...

Government confirms first case of Ebola in US – MiamiHerald.com

Federal health officials on Tuesday confirmed the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S., a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas and a sign of the far-reaching impact of the out-of-control epidemic in West Africa. The unidentified...

Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria Appears to Be Contained – New York Times

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Temporary Paralysis and Other Things You Need to Know About Enterovirus – ABC News

There’s a new mystery surrounding a respiratory virus suspected of sickening children in 45 states since August: temporary paralysis. The virus, called enterovirus 68, can start out like the common cold but can quickly turn serious...

Pediatricians Endorse IUDs, Implants for Teen Birth Control – Philly.com

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