Australia needs to be proactive about potential disease outbreaks like Ebola and establish a national center for disease control, an expert says, while he questions Australia's preparation for public health crises.
Since the Ebola virus began spreading through West Africa, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been pushing the worst-hit countries to implement screening for air passengers.
Local news station WJLA reports that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) notified United, the airline which transported Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan from Dulles International Airport to Dallas, Texas. However, the...Show More Summary
Submitted by Logan Albright via Mises Canada, As the threat of the ebola virus looms large and the Center for Disease Control issues what are undoubtedly hyperbolic projections of over a million casualties to the disease by January, we owe it to ourselves as libertarians to ask a few questions about the ethics of disease control. Show More Summary
HMM: The Centers for Disease Control Changed Its Ebola Prevention Page on September 19, 2014. Why?
AP-- The man hospitalized with Ebola shortly after arriving in the U.S. says he flew part of the way on United Airlines on Sept. 20. In a statement issued Wednesday, the airline said it learned from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that the patient said he flew on United Flight 951 from Brussels to Dulles Airport near Washington. Show More Summary
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday that a person has been diagnosed with Ebola in the United States. The market reacted accordingly. Here are some examples of those who might profit from Ebola's continued spread, more than six months into the deadliest outbreak in history. Read full article >>
A patient being treated at a Dallas hospital is the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, health officials announced yesterday. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the unidentified man left Liberia on September 19 and arrived in the United States on September 20. Show More Summary
Conservative media began politicizing the first case of Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States almost immediately, speculating as to whether the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) could be trusted to contain the virus considering its ties to the Obama administration and about Obama's own role in the diagnosis. Show More Summary
Texas health officials are monitoring a possible second Ebola patient — a day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first U.S.-diagnosed case.
Following the first confirmed case of an Ebola patient diagnosed with the disease after reaching U.S. soil, the Centers for Disease Control and the news media caution against an overreaction.
A man who took a flight from Liberia to Dallas, Texas has tested positive for the Ebola virus according to the Center for Disease control.Though there has been an Ebola outbreak in parts of West Africa there is little reason to believe that, as things currently stand, there is a reason to worry about an outbreak in the US.
[Content Note: Illness.]Yesterday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed that a man in Texas, currently a patient at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, has the Ebola virus, making his the first diagnosed...Show More Summary
Good morning. Here are 10 media stories. Why did the CDC place an embargo on Ebola news? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the first case of Ebola in the U.S. Tuesday. (CDC) | The rollout didn’t follow the CDC’s schedule, though. Show More Summary
Ebola is here — and so is the mass hysteria. Public fear about the deadly virus boiled over Tuesday after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first U.S.-diagnosed case.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention yesterday confirmed the first case of ebola diagnosed in the United States. Agency officials are not releasing the name of the male patient, who is being treated in Dallas and recently traveled from Liberia.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
It?s here. The United States has its first official case of the Ebola virus, according to the Center for Disease Control
1. First Ebola case is diagnosed in the U.S.A man who arrived in Dallas on a flight from Liberia has become the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S., the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday. The patient did not show symptoms until several days after he landed on Sept. Show More Summary
(Reuters) – U.S. health officials said on Tuesday the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus had been diagnosed in the country. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the diagnosis. No additional details were immediately available. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas officials said in a statement on Monday that an [...]
By Wall Street Breakfast: Economy The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed that a patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive for Ebola, the first case diagnosed in the U.S. The patient was placed...Show More Summary