Category Medical Science

List of Current Possible Ebola Vaccines In Research, Development, or Trial Stages

Note: I will update this list from time to time, as I get more information on current vaccines in the works. Current countries with possible Ebola Vaccines in the works: Canada, 1st human trials have begun there. Russia, announced that they are about finish development on a vaccine. U.S., currently in Maryland. Ebola Therapeutics in […]

New U.S. Ebola Case: Health Care Nurse Contracts Ebola, Nina Pham Helped Care For Thomas Eric Duncan

      Update: Name and photo of nurse released. She is age 26, her name is Nina Pham. Today, it was reported that an unnamed nurse at the same hospital that treated Thomas Eric Duncan, has contracted Ebola. This would make the second confirmed case diagnosed in the U.S., she claims that she followed […]

Ebola Statistics: As of October 8, 2014, Ebola Deaths Total 3865, Case Count 8033, Confirmed Cases 4461

As of October 5th, updated October 8th, 2014, there have been a total of 3865 Ebola deaths, 8033 cases, and 4461 confirmed cases. While some regions are showing progress in stopping the spread of Ebola, other regions are not yet. There is still a lot to be done to combat Ebola. Countries with cases in […]

First U.S. Ebola Death: U.S. Texas Ebola Patient Thomas Eric Duncan Dies

  Today, it was reported that the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the U.S. Thomas Eric Duncan, age 33, has died. Duncan was being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital located in Dallas, Texas. Thomas Eric Duncan was a Liberian national who had come to the U.S. on a Visa with plans to marry […]

Sierra Leone records 121 Ebola deaths in a single day; Total West Africa Ebola Deaths at 3431, as of Oct 3, 2014

“Sierra Leone recorded 121 deaths from Ebola and scores of new infections in one of the single deadliest days since the disease appeared in the West African country more than four months ago, government health statistics showed on Sunday.” – Reuters     Read the latest CDC Report on West Africa Ebola Outbreak. As of […]

Ebola Statistics: As of October 2, 2014, Ebola Deaths 3330, Case Count 7157, Lab Confirmed Cases 3958

As of October 2, 2014, there have been a total of 3330 Ebola deaths, 7157 confirmed cases, and 3958 confirmed cases. Countries with cases in West Africa: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, and Senegal. Countries with cases in Mid-West Africa: Democratic Republic of the Congo. Countries with travel-related cases: United States of America, has one […]

Ebola Statistics: As of September 29, 2014, Total of 3091 Deaths, 6574 Confirmed Cases, 3626 Lab Confirmed Cases

As of September 29, 2014, there have been a total of 3091 deaths, 6574 confirmed cases, and 3626 lab confirmed cases reports the CDC which is the Center for Disease Control. Countries affected: Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Senegal, Nigeria, and the Congo. Countries with Ebola patients: Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Senegal, Nigeria, and the Congo. […]

Enterovirus D68: 11 U.S. states confirm total of 104 cases of common virus

  “Enteroviruses are very common, especially in the early fall. The CDC estimates that 10 million to 15 million infections occur in the United States each year. These viruses usually present like the common cold; symptoms include sneezing, a runny nose and a cough. Most people recover without any treatment. But this type of enterovirus […]