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Augusta's ties to Ebola-stricken Liberia date back to 1836

...don't have the resources to contain this outbreak. They need more health care workers."According to the World Health Organization and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there have been 4,665 Ebola cases and 2,705 Ebola-related...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-25/augustas-ties-ebola-stri
MOX contractor cites Ebola in phishing scam training drill

...after treating a doctor with the virus. The e-mail, sent Sept. 24, also quoted a fictitious doctor at the World Health Organization who "warns that the general population of the Atlanta and Augusta regions of Georgia may be in danger of contracting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/mox-contractor-cites-ebola-p
Johnson & Johnson plans Ebola vaccine testing

...months ago.Several drugmakers are racing to conduct clinical trials of potential vaccines on humans. The World Health Organization is helping coordinate trials of two other experimental vaccines. It hopes to start testing as early as January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-22/johnson-johnson-plans-ebol
Blood on their hands

...refine their Ebola protocols on the fly, they still refuse to ban incoming travel from West Africa, where the World Health Organization expects between 5,000 to 10,000 new Ebola cases a week by December.Overly sanguine CDC Director Tom Frieden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-17/blood-their-hands
African Cup site in limbo because of Ebola outbreak

...Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone ? until further notice, but says it is following the advice of the World Health Organization that travel bans will not help curtail the outbreak, and the tournament in Morocco can go ahead.CAF President...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-16/african-cup-site-lim
Ft. Stewart soldiers on Ebola mission

...Department to deploy soon to the region that's been plagued by a large outbreak of the deadly virus. The World Health Organization estimates Ebola has killed more than 3,400 people. Pentagon spokesman Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-07/ft-stewart-soldiers-ebola-mi
CDC: Ebola virus is our problem, too

...sets of gloves. That's the kind of difficult environment people are working in."As of last Thursday, the World Health Organization reported there were 3,069 known cases and 1,552 deaths, but the 47 percent survival rate so far is higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-02/cdc-ebola-virus-our-problem-
Emory Ebola patients reported recovered, released

...outbreak - more than the caseloads of all the previous two-dozen Ebola outbreaks combined, according to the World Health Organization.Though health officials repeatedly have said the chance of a large Ebola outbreak is very low in the U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-21/emory-ebola-patients-reporte
Ebola toll might 'vastly underestimate' outbreak

...dead and sickened by Ebola in West Africa might "vastly underestimate the magnitude of the outbreak," the World Health Organization said Thursday. The U.N. health agency said it was prepared for the crisis to continue for months.With...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-14/ebola-toll-might-vastly-underestima
HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

...today in Melbourne, Australia.HIV is the virus that causes AIDS, which destroys the immune system. The World Health Organization estimates 35 million people globally have the virus. In the United States, 1.1 million people are thought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-07-19/hiv-diagnosis-rate-fell-th