16 10 / 2014
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 West African farmers abandon their farms over…
16 10 / 2014
U.S. Imported Cases
CDC Phone Number: 1-800-CDC-INFO
Info from CDC:Overview
CDC confirmed on September 30, 2014, the first laboratory-confirmed case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the United States in a person who had traveled to Dallas, Texas from West Africa. The patient did not have symptoms when leaving West Africa, but developed symptoms approximately four days after arriving in the United…
08 10 / 2014
Thomas Eric Duncan, age 33, first Ebola patient to die in the U.S. on October 8, 2014, in Dallas, Texas, at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital.
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…
06 10 / 2014
U.S. General Elections: Vote Tuesday, November 4, 2014, for Governor, Senate, local, and House races
Senate Elections Map 2014
“Elections in the United States are being held throughout 2014, with the general elections scheduled for Tuesday, November 4, 2014. During this midterm election year, all 435 seats in the United States House of Representatives and 33 of the 100 seats in the United States Senate will be contested; along with 38 state and territorial governorships, 46 state legislatures…
30 9 / 2014
CDC: First Case of Ebola Diagnosed in United States, Patient in Dallas, Texas, Is Not a Health Worker
Today it was reported by CNN, and other media outlets, of a man who recently returned from Liberia, and now located in Dallas, Texas, at Texas Health Presbyterian church, has had a positive Ebola test result. The man is currently in isolation, he took a flight into the U.S., but did not have any symptoms until he arrived in Texas. CNN’s Dr. Sanja Gupta reported that the likelihood of it…
10 7 / 2014
10 7 / 2014
12 5 / 2014
As soon as I find out more details of the newest MERS case, I will post.
“Details about the newest case were not immediately released.
Mers belongs to the coronavirus family that includes the common cold and Sars, or severe acute respiratory syndrome, which caused some 800 deaths globally in 2003.
The Mers virus has been found in camels, but officials don’t know how it is spreading to humans. It…
24 7 / 2013