Pandemic

FIU professor expresses concern over Ebola outbreak spreading…” Marty’s current concern is coming from the lack of proper screening of passengers to and from West Africa worldwide.”

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

WSVN.com Sep 22, 2014 MIAMI (WSVN) — A South Florida doctor and professor at Florida International University who recently returned from West Africa is offering insight on the fight against the deadly Ebola outbreak. Dr. Aileen Marty is an infectious disease professor. She spent a month in Nigeria after the World Health Organization recruited... »

Ebola virus outbreak: Collapse of three African states possible

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

Charlie Cooper Independent.co.uk Sunday 21 September 2014 West Africa’s Ebola epidemic threatens the “collapse” of three entire states, a Liberian minister has warned. Speaking exclusively to The Independent on Sunday, information minister Lewis Brown said that the international media had failed to “appreciate” the scale of an epidemic that has gone beyond a health... »

Ebola epidemic could gain 6,800 new cases by end of September…(Or, 68,000?)

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

MedicalNewsToday.com Sept. 22, 2014 The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is growing exponentially, says a new study published in the journal PLoS Outbreaks that suggests if new control measures are not enacted, new cases could reach 6,800 by the end of September. Using World Health Organization (WHO) data up to 8 September 2014, the... »

Ebola deaths number 2793

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

The UN health agency says a total of 5762 people have been infected in the west Africa Ebola epidemic, with 2793 dying from the disease. SBS.com.au 23 Sep 2014 The deadliest Ebola epidemic ever has now killed 2793 in west Africa, the World Health Organization says. The UN health agency said on Monday that... »

Officials found dozens of bodies during Sierra Leone’s Ebola lockdown

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Abby Ohlheiser WashingtonPost.com September 22, 2014 Officials sweeping the homes of Sierra Leone’s residents during a three-day lockdown found nearly 100 corpses along with more than 50 people who are infected with the deadly Ebola virus — cases that were previously unknown to those trying to fight the outbreak, according to the agency... »

Doctors Without Borders chief: World losing battle with Ebola now

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

RT.com September 22, 2014 While the world is preoccupied with Islamic State or political games around Ukraine, there’s another threat emerging from the West Africa – where people are dying by hundreds, reaped by the deadliest Ebola epidemic to be ever known to mankind. Efforts to contain it end in a failure, and the... »

Spain: Ebola test drug out of supply worldwide

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

AP.org Sep 22,2014 MADRID (AP) — Doctors treating a Spanish priest who was repatriated from West Africa on Monday after being diagnosed with the Ebola virus said there were no samples of experimental drug ZMapp available in the world right now, and they were considering alternative treatments. The priest, Manuel Garcia Viejo, 69, was... »

Ebola: 150 new cases found during Sierra Leone lockdown

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

Sierra Leone says at least 150 new Ebola cases were uncovered during a controversial three-day lockdown TelegraphUK 22 Sep 2014 Sierra Leone’s controversial Ebola lockdown has uncovered some 150 new cases of the deadly virus in addition to around 70 bodies previously unaccounted for, according to the authorities, who said they may repeat the... »

‘War on Ebola’ called for by government officials mirrors previous ‘wars’ on ‘poverty,’ ‘drugs’ and ‘terror’

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Monday, September 22, 2014 The U.S., it seems, is always fighting wars — wars against drugs, wars against poverty, wars against terror, wars against… fill in the blank. Now, it appears, we have launched a new war, the war against Ebola. But will this war, like these previous wars,... »

Liberia warns of total collapse of its government due to Ebola outbreak

Monday, September 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

by: Jonathan Benson NaturalNews.com Monday, September 22, 2014 The death toll from Ebola is surging in West Africa, and officials in Liberia are warning that the entire country could collapse from the devastation. Speaking at a recent meeting of the United Nations Security Council, Liberia’s Minister of National Defense, Brownie Samukai, warned that his... »

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