Tag Archives: Ebola virus

Ebola Statistics: As of November 24, 2014, Deaths 5459, Cases 15351, Lab-Confirmed Cases 9596

As of November 18, 2014, updated November 24th., there have 5459 deaths, with 15351 possible cases, and 9596 lab-confirmed cases. Sierra Leone burial workers have gone on strike, they are demanding better pay. Italy’s first Ebola patient a doctor is to get an experimental treatment. “Italy’s health ministry said the doctor, who has not been […]

Ebola Statistics: As of November 7 2014, Total Deaths 4960, Total Cases 13268, And 8198 Confirmed Cases

As of November 5, updated November 7th. there have been a total of 4960 deaths from Ebola in the latest outbreak which began in March 2014. The total number of cases has increased to 13268, and confirmed cases are at 8168. There has been a call for 5000 more medical worker to join the fight […]

Confirmed Ebola Case: Dr. Craig Spencer of DWB taken to NYC Hospital, returned 10 days ago from Guinea

The 33 year old confirmed Ebola patient, Dr. Craig Spencer,  a New York City doctor who also works with Doctors Without Borders, returned from Guinea in West Africa 10 days ago. Dr. Craig Spencer is reported to have classic Ebola symptoms which include fatigue, high fever of 103.0, nausea, and gastrointestinal problems. The Ebola virus […]

Ebola Statistics, As of October 15, 2014: Ebola Deaths 4493, Cases 8897, Confirmed Cases 5006

  Globally there have been 4493+ Ebola deaths, there are currently 8897+ cases, and 5006+ confirmed cases. Countries with Ebola cases: Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, Senegal, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, United States of America, and Spain. Unrest is growing in West Africa, as talk of possible food shortages are spreading as 40% of […]

U.S. New Confirmed Ebola Cases: Nurses Amber Vinson, and Nina Pham, located in Dallas, Texas

Today, a new case of Ebola was reported out of Dallas, Texas, located in the United States of America. The new Ebola patient Amber Joy Vinson, joins the second Ebola patient Nina Pham, they both contracted the Ebola virus from Liberian-national Thomas Eric Duncan. Duncan had came to the U.S. on a Visa, and had […]

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 […]

CDC Ebola stats as of August 31, 2014: Confirmed Case Count 3707, Deaths 1848, Lab Confirmed 2106

The CDC reported 1848 deaths as of August 31, 2014, with 2106 confirmed cases, and a 3707 confirmed case count. Reports are that the Ebola virus is spreading faster than health officials can keep up with it, this is largely due to misinformation in the region, and some of the public being afraid of workers. […]