NY and NJ say they will require Ebola quarantines

MARILYNN MARCHIONE, Associated PressMIKE STOBBE, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The governors of New Jersey and New York said Friday they are ordering a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all doctors and other travelers who have had contact with Ebola victims in West Africa. The move came after a New York City doctor who returned to the U.S…

Ebola cases could spur lawsuits - with big hurdles

MATT SEDENSKY, Associated PressMICHAEL TARM, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — In a land of lawsuits, this case seems made for litigation: A doctor appears to miss a red flag, an Ebola diagnosis is delayed, and a patient dies. But this is Texas.

WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015

MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready for use in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March. Still, the agency warned it's not clear whether any of these will work against the deadly virus that has already

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