UN: Ebola death toll rising to 4,500 this week

| |Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

The death toll from Ebola will rise this week to more than 4,500 people from the 9,000 infected and the outbreak is still out of control in three West African nations, a top official with the U.N. health agency said Thursday.

Dallas nurses cite sloppy conditions in Ebola care

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

A Liberian Ebola patient was left in an open area of a Dallas emergency room for hours, and nurses treating him worked without proper protective gear and faced constantly changing protocols, according to a statement released by the nation's largest nurses' union.

Fort Worth expert sheds light on Ebola contagion

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Healthcare experts want to educate North Texans about Ebola, but they also want to ensure residents don’t panic.

WHO: 10,000 new Ebola cases per week could be seen

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

West Africa could face up to 10,000 new Ebola cases a week within two months, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday, adding that the death rate in the current outbreak has risen to 70 percent.

CDC sending team of 16 Ebola experts to Dallas

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

The second hospital worker infected with Ebola was in isolation within 90 minutes of finding she had an elevated temperature, Dallas officials said.

Health professionals predict onslaught of nervous patients

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Hospitals and clinics will likely see an increase of nervous patients complaining of fevers, muscle aches and headaches, Tarrant County public health officials predicted.

Nurse with Ebola gets plasma from Dr. Brantly

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Nina Pham’s mother has spoken to her using Skype, the priest at their church said Monday evening.

Obama asks CDC to speed investigation of new Ebola case

| |Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

The CDC is "deeply concerned" about an Ebola protocol breach at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas after a nurse tests positive for Ebola.

From our archives: Looking for the next ‘hot zone’

| Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

It was in 1999 when an a deadly virus emerged in New York City, setting off widespread panic. Sound familiar?

Congressman: More Ebola cases “only a plane flight away from our shores”

| |Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Officials demand more action from federal government to help stem the spread of the deadly disease that this week claimed a life in Dallas.