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Ebola Statistics: As of January 23, 2015: Ebola Deaths 8690, Total Cases 21832, Lab-Confirmed Cases 13635

As of January 23, 2015, there have been 8690 deaths total since the outbreak began in March 2014, and 21832 cases total, with 13635 of those being lab-confirmed cases. Some regions are showing great progress with no new cases reported. This helps give hope that West Africa will be able to overcome this horrible disease […]

Ebola Statistics: As of December 29, 2014: Ebola Deaths 7800, Total Cases 20000, Lab-Confirmed Cases 12565

As of December 24, 2014, updated December 29, 2014, there have been 7708 deaths reports the CDC, and WHO reports 7800, CDC reports 19,729 cases, and WHO reports 20,000 cases. So no matter who you choose to get the numbers from, you have a decent estimate of the current cases, and Ebola deaths. The real […]

Video: U.S. Ebola Patient Nurse Nina Pham Speaks from Her Room at Texas Health Dallas

“Before Nina Pham departed Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas for the National Institute of Health’s Clinical Center earlier today, she was visited by her treating physician, Dr. Gary Weinstein, who recorded his conversation with her before she was discharged. Ms. Pham asked that we share the video.”  – Texas Health Resource, http://www.TexasHealth.org , 1-877-THR-WELL Nina Pham is being moved […]

U.S. Doctor Kent Brantly Recovers From Ebola While in Atlanta, And Now Released With Nancy Writebol

Shocking news came out yesterday that Dr. Kent Brantly has made a full recovery from the deadly Ebola virus. The CDC has declared that he is no risk to public, and is now not contagious. Dr. Brantly had taken a dose of the experimental Ebola serum ZMapp, which aided in his recovery. Also, missionary Nancy […]

WHO Says Polio Now Worldwide Health Emergency

WHO reports the polio virus has re-emerged in 10 countries in Asia, Africa and the Middle East, calling for “extraordinary measures.” Follow Jay Strubberg: http://twitter.com/JayStrubberg See more at http://newsy.com Read more: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/statements/2014/polio-20140505/en/ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/06/health/world-health-organization-polio-health-emergency.html?_r=2