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Nurses Say U.S. Hospitals Aren't Adequately Prepared To Handle Ebola Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, U.S., healthcare workers, nurses, training, protection, prevention, risks, safety, humans, illness, warning, medicine )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
To truly remove the risk of contracting Ebola among health workers requires meticulous work and years of repetitive drills and practice, according to nurses on the ground who also say that they are not receiving the proper training to protect themselves..
WHO: New Ebola Cases Could Be Up To 10,000 Per Week In 2 Months
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, Ebola, warning, WHO, protection, humans, news, safety, treatment, medicine )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The death rate in the Ebola outbreak has risen to 70 percent and there could be up to 10,000 new cases a week in two months, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday.
U.S. Lacks a Single Standard for Ebola Response
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, disease, environment, ethics, family, children, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, babies )

Frank
- 7 days ago - usatoday.com
As Thomas Eric Duncan's family mourns the USA's first Ebola death in Dallas, one question reverberates over a series of apparent missteps in the case: Who is in charge of the response to Ebola?
Life After Death? Scientists Gather 'Out-of-Body' Evidence in 'Largest-Ever' Study
Offbeat  (tags: scientists, Health, Medicine )

Ray
- 9 days ago - rt.com
It seems that scientists have finally offered evidence that consciousness after death really could exist, as the largest-ever study into the issue showed that patients could recall intricate details despite being officially declared clinically dead.
Officials Admit a 'Defeat' By Ebola in Sierra Leone
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, disease, death, ebola, Ebola Outbreak, Sierra Leone )

Darren
- 9 days ago - nytimes.com
The decision to help families treat patients at home signifies a significant shift in the struggle against the rampaging disease.
Ebola Patient Sent Home Despite Fever, Records Show
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, disease, diet, death, ebola, Ebola Outbreak, Ebola Hits US, fever, Thomas Eric Duncan, hospital, treatment )

Darren
- 9 days ago - nytimes.com
Medical records of Thomas Eric Duncan, the Liberian who died this week in Dallas, contradict earlier statements from the hospital that treated him.
Korean Stem Cell Film Tops Box Office
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, society, science, research, medicine, interesting, humans, environment, culture, korean, stem cell, Woo Suk Hwang, scandal, South Korea )

Darren
- 10 days ago - the-scientist.com
A movie based on the Woo Suk Hwang cloning scandal is popular in South Korea, but the plot line strays from reality.
URGENT Please Sign!! Send RFA Argus Hospital Ship to Gaza
Health & Wellness  (tags: petition, Nick Clegg MP, RFA Argus HOSPITAL, Gaza Strip, UK parliament, world, end the occupation-siege, Free Gaza! humanitarian aid to Gazaurgen, humanitarian crisis, children, babies, healthcare, medicine, safety, illness, family )

Jess
- 11 days ago - change.org
Petitioning Nick Clegg MP. We should be at the forefront of the humanitarian response, a pioneering lead from the UK in the face of traumatic world events.
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: death, disease, ethics, illness, health, medicine, prevention, protection, treatment, politics, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Beverly
- 11 days ago - one.org
Add your name and urge world leaders to step up and act on Ebola now.
Tell Pandora Radio: Stop Profiting From Ads That Mislead and Lie to Women ~ PLEASE SIGN
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive rights, women's rights, healthcare, health, medicine, safety, prevention, protection )

Beverly
- 12 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Pandora radio, a popular and free streaming service with over 77 million listeners each month, is running ads that prey on pregnant women, and it needs to stop.
Brain's "Inner GPS" Wins Nobel
Science & Tech  (tags: brain, gps, cells, Nobel Prize, discovery, medicine )

Roger
- 14 days ago - the-scientist.com
John O'Keefe, May-Britt Moser, and Edvard Moser have won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine "for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain."
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola
Health & Wellness  (tags: death, disease, ethics, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning )

Leah
- 14 days ago - one.org
More than 2,900 men, women and children have died from Ebola and the World Health Organisation has said that the outbreak is "unparalleled in modern times." We need our leaders to do more than just talk about this epidemic. We need them to act NOW.
Three Who Discovered 'Inner GPS' Win Nobel Prize in Medicine
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, society, scientists, science, research, news, investigation, interesting, humans, health, environment, computer, discovery, design, inner GPS, Nobel Prize, medicine, , Edvard Moser, May-Britt Moser, cells )

Darren
- 14 days ago - washingtonpost.com
U.S.-British scientist John O'Keefe and Norwegian husband and wife Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser have won the Nobel Prize in medicine for discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain.
Think Tank Proposes New Laws Requiring Transparency in Health Care Costs
Business  (tags: healthcare, government, medicine, New Mexico, health care costs, ethics, consumers, money, news )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - santafenewmexican.com
In New Mexico, consumers often are left to guess what they'll pay for medical services, and people who are uninsured can find themselves facing much larger bills than those who have coverage.
Dallas Ebola Patient Thomas Eric Duncan In Critical Condition; Spread Threat Won't End For Weeks
Health & Wellness  (tags: Thomas Eric Duncan, Ebola, Dallas Texas, treatment, society, health, illness, disease, medicine, risks, investigation, news )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - ibtimes.com
Thomas Eric Duncan, the Dallas patient with the first confirmed case of Ebola virus disease in the U.S., is in critical condition, a representative of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital said Saturday. The U.S. CDC said earlier that Duncan was in ICU.
 

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