Just days after the university student from Guinea has recovered from the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Dakar, Senegal, the World Health Organization (WHO) reports the situation remains stable in the...

One day after the The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced they would give $50 million to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen said it’s time to tackle...

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Between 2 and 9 September 2014, there have been 31 more cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) reported in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), increasing the cumulative number of cases to 62 (14 confirmed,...

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The United States announced today that it will support the African Union’s (AU) urgent deployment of trained and equipped medical workers to West Africa—the single largest injection of critical personnel...

In a follow-up to a story in late August, the university student from Guinea has recovered from the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), according to a Reuters report today. “We did a first blood test on...

A female college student at Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) has been admitted for treatment since Monday with suspected Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the southwestern Nigerian city of Ife. According...

The World Health Organization (WHO) said yesterday that the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak is “already intense” and the number of new cases is “increasing exponentially”. On...

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During the past weeks, a WHO team of emergency experts worked together with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and members of her government to assess the Ebola situation in Liberia. Transmission of the...

A new cholera outbreak in Sokoto state, Nigeria has hospitalized dozens and killed 16, according to a Premium Times report Friday.  The deaths and admissions due to the cholera outbreak occurred within...

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As of Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) is reporting 3,944 probable, confirmed, and suspected cases in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, including 2,097 fatalities. The data was released in...