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11-7-2014 Updates

It’s been too quiet here. Complete Media Blackout. Try to share this with as many people so we aggregate our knowledge! No Ebola in Akron, Ohio : http://www.vindy.com/news/2014/nov/06/ohio-ends-its-ebola-monitoring/ Last person in Dallas Cleared of Ebola: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2014/11/06/the-last-person-connected-to-the-texas-ebola-patients-will-be-cleared-friday/ 1 Unconfirmed Case in Iowa: http://whotv.com/2014/11/06/one-person-in-iowa-quarantined-monitored-for-ebola-symptoms/    

Ebola countries to get $450 million in financing

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new private sector initiative announced Wednesday will provide at least $450 million in commercial financing to the three West African countries hardest hit by Ebola to promote trade, investment and employment. The International Finance Corporation, which is part of the World Bank Group, announced that the package will include $250 […]

President George W. Bush Visits Nurse Who Beat Ebola

Former President George W. Bush swung by the Dallas hospital where an Ebola patient died and two nurses were infected to congratulate a nurse who survived and voice his support for the criticized facility. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital encountered a “tough period,” Bush said Friday, but called it “a really important institution for our city.” […]

Ebola death toll rises to 4,950 – WHO

Health workers wearing protective clothing prepare to carry an abandoned dead body presenting with Ebola symptoms at Duwala market in Monrovia, August 17, 2014. Credit: Reuters/2Tango (Reuters) – The death toll from the Ebola epidemic has risen to 4,950 out of 13,241 cases in the three worst-hit countries of West Africa, the World Health Organization […]

Ebola hits health care access for other diseases

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The Ebola outbreak has spawned a “silent killer,” experts say: hidden cases of malaria, pneumonia, typhoid and the like that are going untreated because people in the countries hardest hit by the dreaded virus either cannot find an open clinic or are too afraid to go to one. Evidence of what […]