16 9 / 2014

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

Enterovirus outbreak map United States 2014

“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 — Enterovirus D68 — appears to be exacerbating breathing…

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11 9 / 2014

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

2014 West Africa Ebola OutbreakThe 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. However, some of those who are treated by the workers have made full recoveries, though it…

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11 9 / 2014

President Barack Obama leads tributes as United States of America remembers 9/11


President Barack Obama leads Americans in remembering the victims of the 9/11 attacks on the 11th anniversary of the atrocity.

NEVER FORGET 9/11

MAY THEY REST IN PEACE.

MAY TERROR ATTACKS BE ENDED ON PLANET EARTH.

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29 8 / 2014

First Ebola case in Senegal as regional fears grow


The deadly Ebola outbreak gripping West Africa has now registered a case in Senegal. A young man from Guinea has become the country’s first official victim of the virus. He has since been placed in quarantine, but the case will further worry international observers who fear the contagion of this crisis.

Originating in Guinea- Sierra…

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22 8 / 2014

How do you get the Ebola Virus?

2014 West Africa Ebola Outbreak

How do you get the Ebola Virus? I will tell you. Or you can read about it here.

If the person you come in contact with is already infected with Ebola then:

You can catch Ebola if you come in contact with: (blood, vomit, semen, sweat, spit, pee, poop, other fluids.)
AND Contaminated Objects: (needles, medical equipment)
OR Infected Animals: (by contact with blood, fluids, or infected meat)
Early…

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22 8 / 2014

Ebola Stats: As of August 22, 2014 – 2473 Case Count, 1350 Deaths, 1460 Lab Confirmed Cases

2014 West Africa Ebola Outbreak

Latest on Ebola from CDC Below:

Read full report here, also see infographic here.

Ebola Case Counts Total Cases

Updated: August 21, 2014

  • Suspected and Confirmed Case Count: 2473
  • Suspected Case Deaths: 1350
  • Laboratory Confirmed Cases: 1460
Cases by Country Guinea
  • Suspected and Confirmed Case Count: 579
  • Suspected Case Deaths: 396
  • Laboratory Confirmed Cases: 423
Liberia
  • Suspected and Confirmed…

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22 8 / 2014

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

2014 West Africa Ebola Outbreak

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 Writebol has been released. Now we all wonder when ZMapp will help the people of West…

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09 8 / 2014

Health: Ebola Stats and News as of August 4, 2014

As of August 4, 2014:

Ebola Deaths: 932

Ebola Cases: 1700

Countries effected: Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guiana, and Nigeria.

Countries with Ebola patients: U.S., Spain, Sierra Leone, Libera, Guiana, and Nigeria.

AP Reports: “The World Health Organization says the death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has risen to 932.

The new figures come Wednesday as authorities in Nigeria confirmed the…

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18 7 / 2014

Obama: Plane Downed by Missile, 1 American Dead

The United States began building a case Friday that would pin the blame for the downing of the passenger jet over Ukraine on separatist forces supported by Russia.

10 7 / 2014

Ebola discoverer: ‘This is unprecedented’ “out of control” Ebola epidemic in West Africa

CNN’s Christiane Amanpour speaks with Dr. Peter Piot about an “out of control” Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

10 7 / 2014

How Did Ebola Evolve to Affect Humans? | Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman

Ebola is the infection of our nightmares. How do deadly viruses like ebola evolve to affect humans?

10 7 / 2014

Health Crisis: WHO Reports 635+ Deaths Due to Ebola in West Africa

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Epidemiology and surveillance

WHO continues to monitor the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. The current epidemic trend shows a mixed picture, as follows:

  • Liberia reported 16 new EVD cases and Sierra Leone, 34 new cases – since 3 July. These numbers indicate that active viral transmission continues in the community.
  • There has been a reduction in the number…

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10 7 / 2014

Humanitarian Crisis: 50,000 undocumented children in need of help at U.S. border

Following a meeting with Texas Gov. Rick Perry and others, President Obama makes a statement on immigration reform in Dallas, Texas, July 9, 2014.

“The first thing we can think of is to send our children to the United States,” said a mother of two in La Pradera, who declined to give her name because she feared gang reprisals.…

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10 7 / 2014

Inside ISIS and the Iraq Caliphate – JMP Documentary


Journey Man Pictures Documentary:

As ISIS continue to make territorial gains in the Middle East, they are also becoming a dynamic presence online. This report looks at one recent campaign video, designed to disseminate their radical manifesto.

Quotes from video: “These are your passports, O Tyrants all over the world”, one anonymous…

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10 7 / 2014

Death Toll Rises in Gaza to 70+ due to Israeli Airstrikes

Palestinian side still launching rockets into Israel 100+, with no deaths reported on Israeli side so far.