Pandemic

Ebola: Danger in Sierra Leone, Progress in Liberia

Thursday, October 30, 2014
By Paul Martin

By CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY and JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH ABCNews.com Oct 30, 2014 Liberia is making some progress in containing the Ebola outbreak while Sierra Leone is “in a crisis situation which is going to get worse,” the top anti-Ebola officials in the two countries said. The people of both countries must redouble efforts to stop the... »

Reported Ebola cases jump to 13,703, WHO reports

Thursday, October 30, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Christine Mai-Duc LATimes.com Oct. 29, 2014 The World Health Organization says the number of reported Ebola cases has surpassed 13,700, a jump of more than 30% since the last numbers were released four days ago. Dr. Bruce Aylward, assistant director-general of the WHO, said the big increase in cases is likely because of... »

US health officials desperately trying to get 20 hospitals ready to safely treat Ebola

Thursday, October 30, 2014
By Paul Martin

by: Ethan A. Huff NaturalNews.com Thursday, October 30, 2014 Hospitals all across the country are scrambling to equip themselves for a potential Ebola outbreak after major protocol failures at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas left at least two health workers infected with the illness and one patient dead. The goal is to get... »

Australia closes its borders to Ebola-afflicted West African countries to protect citizens

Thursday, October 30, 2014
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Thursday, October 30, 2014 The Australian government has made a decision that tens of millions of Americans wish their own government would make: Canberra has decided to close the continent’s borders to any travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa, citing concern for Australian citizens. As expected, though, the move did... »

Ebola Nobel Prize winner: Ebola can be spread by people who show no symptoms

Thursday, October 30, 2014
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Thursday, October 30, 2014 Nearly 15 years ago, European and African scientists knew that the Ebola virus could infect a person without them knowing about it, meaning they can walk around with the virus in their system and never show any symptoms. In 2000, The New York Times (archived... »

92% of nurses say their hospital has no plans in place to properly equip isolation rooms during Ebola outbreak

Thursday, October 30, 2014
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Thursday, October 30, 2014 A national nursing union says it has been hearing from healthcare professionals all around the country since the Dallas Ebola outbreak, and most say their hospitals are simply not equipped or prepared to handle anyone who may contract the disease. National Nurses United, which held... »

Is It About To Get Worse? Lakeland Hazmat Suit Orders Go Exponential, Surpass 1 Million

Thursday, October 30, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 10/29/2014 Almost exactly a month ago, long before the Texas Ebola fiasco, when virtually nobody had heard of a small company out of Ronkonkoma, NY called Lakeland Industries and whose only product is “industrial protective clothing for industry, municipalities, healthcare and to first responders” i.e., Hazmat suits, we asked “i)... »

AP IMPACT: If Ebola batters US, we are not ready

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Paul Martin

By JEFF DONN and GARANCE BURKE AP.org Oct 29, 2014 The U.S. health care apparatus is so unprepared and short on resources to deal with the deadly Ebola virus that even small clusters of cases could overwhelm parts of the system, according to an Associated Press review of readiness at hospitals and other components... »

Americans may still see some Ebola cases, Obama says

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Paul Martin

Reuters.com Wed Oct 29, 2014 (Reuters) – President Barack Obama said on Wednesday that Americans may continue to see individual cases of Ebola in the United States until the outbreak in West Africa is contained. Obama said it was essential the United States and other countries work to stop the Ebola outbreak at its... »

The Ebola Story Doesn’t Smell Right — Paul Craig Roberts

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Paul Martin

Paul Craig Roberts PaulCraigRoberts.com October 29, 2014 The federal government has announced that thousands of additional US soldiers are being sent to Liberia. General Gary Volesky said the troops would “stamp out” ebola. The official story is that combat troops are being sent to build treatment structures for those infected with ebola. Why combat... »

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