Health

Deadly Cocktail – Everything We Were Warned Of Is Happening Now!

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Susan Duclos Allnewspipeline.com August 18, 2014 Watchmen have been warning us, screaming from the rooftops, telling us about what was coming. They were mocked, called conspiracy theorists, crazy, and a whole host of other names, yet when we look around the world and what is happening in the US, we see every warning,... »

Chaos and fear overtake Liberia’s Ebola response

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

A raid on a holding center is the latest setback in the government’s faltering efforts to fight the deadly virus by Clair MacDougall Aljazeera.com August 19, 2014 MONROVIA, Liberia — Michel Boima lay on a thin mattress on the concrete floor as dim blue light reflected from the walls and tarpaulins covered the brick... »

Ebola Death Toll in West Africa Tops 1,200…”epidemic is probably much worse than the official figures suggest.”

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

By ALAN COWELL NYTimes.com AUG. 19, 2014 LONDON — As West African nations grapple with the worst-ever outbreak of the Ebola virus, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday that the death toll had exceeded 1,200 and announced increased efforts to forestall hunger in areas isolated by quarantine measures. The figure offered a familiar,... »

Shoot-on-sight order in Ebola-wary Liberia

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

SkyNews.com.au Monday, 18 August 2014 Liberia’s armed forces have reportedly been given orders to shoot people trying to illegally cross the border from neighbouring Sierra Leone, which was closed to stem the spread of Ebola. Soldiers stationed in Bomi and Grand Cape Mount counties, which border Sierra Leone, were to ‘shoot on sight’ any... »

Liberia hunts escaped Ebola victims who fled quarantine

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

ChicagoTribune.com Aug. !8, 2014 Liberia struggled on Monday to track down 17 suspected Ebola carriers who fled quarantine at the weekend, while the U.N. health agency urged affected West African nations to screen all departures in a bid to contain the worst outbreak of the virus. In the Liberian capital Monrovia, police awaited a... »

Suspected Ebola-Infected Nigerian Woman Dies In Abu Dhabi While Waiting For Flight To India

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Sneha Shankar IBTimes.com August 18 2014 A woman travelling from Nigeria to India died Monday in Abu Dhabi during transit, and local health officials suspect her to have been infected with the Ebola virus. The woman was travelling to India to get treatment for advanced metastatic cancer. The 35-year-old Nigerian woman was travelling... »

Ebola: Austria Takes Precautionary Measures after British Woman Dies

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Oliver Lane BreitBart.com 18 Aug 2014 The Austrian Federal Ministry of Health is taking precautionary measures in the Eastern municipality of Vomp in Tyrol after a British woman recently returned from Ebola-hotspot Nigeria died unexpectedly. The body of the 48-year old, who had also recently traveled through Germany and Austria was found in... »

WHO Urges “Exit Screening” Of All Travelers In Ebola-Infected Countries As Reported Cases Go Parabolic

Monday, August 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 08/18/2014 In its strongest-worded statement yet, the World Health Organization is urging strengthened international cooperation to stop transmission of Ebola to other countries. Most critically, WHO urges: “Affected countries are requested to conduct exit screening of all persons at international airports, seaports and major land crossings, for unexplained febrile illness... »

Ebola Patients Vanish in Liberia; Crisis Continues

Monday, August 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Annie Hauser Weather.com Aug 18, 2014 An Ebola quarantine center in Monrovia, Liberia, was looted over the weekend by “an angry mob,” according to the BBC. The result: Up to 30 suspected Ebola patients vanished, perhaps moved to another medical facility, or returned to their homes with their families. (By Monday morning, some... »

UN Urges Exit Screening for Ebola at Some Airports..(A Little Late UN!!!)

Monday, August 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

By JOHN HEILPRIN ABCNews.com Aug 18, 2014 Ebola-affected countries should immediately begin exit screening all passengers leaving international airports, sea ports and major ground crossings, the U.N. health agency urged on Monday. The risk of the Ebola virus being transmitted during air travel is low because unlike infections such as influenza or tuberculosis, it... »

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