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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via NBC NEWS: An American doctor infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone last month has gone quietly home after spending six weeks at Emory University’s special biocontainment unit, the hospital said Monday. The doctor, who has asked not to be named for now, was working for the World Health Organization when he was infected. His treatment and ...

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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via TOWNHALL: In its weekly update for New York State physicians, the Medical Society of the State of New York wanted to ensure that the doctors within their network were well informed on the threat of Ebola. So, MSSNY President Andrew Kleinman, M.D., told them to make sure they were following the society on Twitter. MSSNY is ...

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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via THE BLAZE: A woman was filming a dance instruction video when she fell to the ground and, after a moment sitting there, face-planted forward into a deep sleep. A few seconds later, she was awake but struggled to remain alert. This is just one example of the condition — narcolepsy — with which the woman named ...

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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via INFOWARS: The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is looking to stockpile a year’s worth of personal protective equipment (PPE) in order to prepare for an expected disruption to the supply chain due to an “emergency” event. A solicitation posted on FedBizOpps entitled Emergency Disaster Event Preparation For Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) details how the federal government ...

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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FREE BEACON: Third Way, a progressive think tank with ties to the Democracy Alliance, has removed newly appointed Ebola czar Ron Klain from its website, following a Washington Free Beacon report. The Free Beacon reported Friday on Klain’s status as a trustee for Third Way, and his past experience lobbying on behalf of a drug company ...

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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS: America's newly appointed Ebola ‘czar’ is not yet in the House — at least not the ones on Pennsylvania Avenue or Capitol Hill. Ron Klain, appointed last Friday by President Obama to direct the nation's response to the Ebola crisis, sent his regrets Monday to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which had ...

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Oct 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

According to the study, ebola can be "transmitted via infectious aerosol particles both near and at a distance from infected patients." This means through the air and breath, as you can see in the Wikipedia definition of an aerosol: "An aerosol is a colloid of fine solid particles or liquid droplets, in air or another ...

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Oct 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The New York Times: At least one chapter of the Ebola saga neared a close Sunday, as most of the dozens of people who had direct or indirect contact here with Thomas Eric Duncan, the Liberian man who died of Ebola, had been told by officials that they were no longer at risk ...

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Oct 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

The Corner: On Fox News Sunday, Will quoted a U. of M. Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy report affirming “scientific and epidemiological evidence that Ebola virus has the potential to be transmitted via infectious aerosol particles both near and at a distance from infected patients.”

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Oct 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Obama's CDC is run by its own version of Lois Lerner, a far left radical loon who used to work in Mississippi as an Alinskyite community organizer and who is now pushing Obama's radical agenda of not having a travel ban. SEN. TED CRUZ: For whatever reason, Candy, the Obama White House is digging in and ...

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Oct 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Investors Business Daily: Islam isn't just at the heart of the terror threat posed by the Islamic State. The religion is also contributing to the other major crisis plaguing the globe: the spread of Ebola. Washington and its media stenographers won't tell you this, lest they look intolerant, but Islamic burial rituals are a ...

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Oct 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

DALLAS (AP)--The top administrator for Dallas County said Saturday it's a "critical weekend" in the Ebola containment effort as the first people who had contact with Thomas Eric Duncan after he became ill begin emerging from a 21-day monitoring period. Ebola's maximum incubation time frame is 21 days, meaning the people exposed to Duncan after his ...

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Oct 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Hill: The Canadian government will begin shipping an experimental Ebola vaccine to the World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday. Canada said on Saturday that the vaccine could possibly be used in the West African countries severely hit by the outbreak, the Associated Press reports. The government will send shipments to WHO in Geneva, which ...

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Oct 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

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Oct 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via NY POST: They’re looking for the few, the proud — and the really desperate. For a measly $19 an hour, a government contractor is offering applicants the opportunity to get up close and personal with potential Ebola patients at JFK Airport — including taking their temperatures. Angel Staffing Inc. is hiring brave souls with basic EMT or ...

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Oct 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

WASHINGTON — Beneath the calming reassurance that President Obama has repeatedly offered during the Ebola crisis, there is a deepening frustration, even anger, with how the government has handled key elements of the response. Those frustrations spilled over when Mr. Obama convened his top aides in the Cabinet room after canceling his schedule on Wednesday. Medical ...

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Oct 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via DC CLOTHESLINE: Exclusive: Former flight surgeon had been working with Ft. Detrick to develop treatment A doctor claims that he developed a successful drug to combat Ebola with the U.S. Army at Ft. Detrick Maryland but that the research was inexplicably shut down two weeks before the first outbreak of the virus in West Africa. Richard C. ...

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Helen Wheels

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Helen Wheels

Excerpted from NRO: Bucking many in her own party — including President Obama — Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis expressed her support for a commercial travel ban from Ebola-stricken nations in West Africa. “With two Texans already infected by this terrible disease, we must do everything we can as a state and as a ...

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. officials have asked three advanced biology laboratories to submit plans for producing the experimental Ebola drug ZMapp, which ran out after it was given to a handful of medical workers who contracted the disease in West Africa, government and lab officials said on Friday. The "task order" issued on Thursday by ...

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via WSJ: The administration’s handling of the Ebola crisis continues to be marked by double talk, runaround and gobbledygook. And its logic is worse than its language. In many of its actions, especially its public pronouncements, the government is functioning not as a soother of public anxiety but the cause of it. An example this week came ...

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Oct 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via WaPo: The cruise ship carrying a Texas health-care worker who “may have” handled lab specimens from Dallas Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan is headed back to the United States after Mexican authorities failed to grant permission for the ship to dock off the coast of Cozumel, according to a Carnival spokeswoman. The Carnival Magic had been ...

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