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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas monitoring patient possibly infected with Ebola virus

Ebola Virus in Texas

By Claire Cardona  (DallasNews)  –  Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas is carefully evaluating a patient who may have Ebola Virus Disease.Based on the patient’s symptoms and recent travel history, the patient has been admitted into “strict isolation,” said spokeswoman Candace White in a prepared statement.

Preliminary test results are expected Tuesday.             Read Full Article…

At least 31 people feared dead after Japan volcano erupts

Japan Self-Defense Force (JSDF) soldiers and firefighters carry an injured person near a crater of Mt. Ontake, which straddles Nagano and Gifu prefectures in this September 28, 2014 photo taken and released by Kyodo. REUTERS/Kyodo

Japan Self-Defense Force (JSDF) soldiers and firefighters carry an injured person near a crater of Mt. Ontake, which straddles Nagano and Gifu prefectures in this September 28, 2014 photo taken and released by Kyodo. REUTERS/Kyodo

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Ebola Outbreak: US Unprepared For A Deadly Pandemic ‘Threat’ [REPORT]

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Pallets of supplies wait to be loaded on a 747 aircraft at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, Sept. 20, 2014. The chartered 747 jet, carrying the largest single shipment of aid to the Ebola zone to date and coordinated by U.S. aid organizations, departed the airport on Saturday afternoon bound for West Africa. Reuters

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