Ebola exposure countdown begins; some parents concerned

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Most of the 48 people who were first possibly exposed to the Ebola virus were cleared to leave isolation Monday, including students who attended school.

Church concerned about Ebola stigma for Dallas contacts

| |Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

Sociologist on Ebola worries sweeping nation: “It’s not a science-based fear.”

Arlington firefighters prepare to handle Ebola patients

| |Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

Officials learned last week that a “small number” of residents are self-monitoring for signs of the lethal virus.

Quarantine periods ending for some of Ebola ‘contacts’

| |Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Nurse Nina Pham is in fair condition after being transferred from Dallas to a hospital in Maryland.

Ebola lapses persisted for days at Dallas hospital

| |Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Just minutes after Thomas Eric Duncan arrived for a second time at the emergency room, the word is on his chart: "Ebola." But despite all the warnings that the deadly virus could arrive unannounced at an American hospital, for days after the admission, his caregivers are vulnerable.

The Ebola effect is felt across DFW

| |Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

From churches to football stadiums, North Texans are concerned about the lethal virus.

Tarrant County hospitals look hard at Ebola preparedness

| |Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Hospitals in Tarrant County are looking over their protective gear and protocols to make sure they are prepared should a case of Ebola show up at the door.

Lawmakers grill health officials on flawed Ebola response

| |Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Senior health officials defended the government’s response to Ebola at a tense hearing Thursday on Capitol Hill, as lawmakers accused them of underestimating the danger posed by the deadly disease and flubbing procedures to contain its spread in the United States, and shortly before President Barack Obama suggested he might appoint an Ebola czar to coordinate the nation’s response.

US monitors health care worker aboard cruise ship

| |Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

A cruise ship with a Dallas health care worker aboard who is being monitored for signs of Ebola did not receive clearance to dock in Cozumel, Mexico, a day after Belize refused to let the passenger leave the vessel.

Infected nurse’s quarantined dog may inspire Ebola pet protocols

| |Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Bentley, the dog owned by Ebola-stricken Texas nurse Nina Pham, is apparently thriving under quarantine – being fed, cared for and played with by Dallas workers in full protective gear.