As the nation grapples with Ebola, Sen. Bob Casey teamed up with doctors and specialists from UPMC Presbyterian Hospital Friday morning to discuss how prepared we are.
For Andy Pugh, of Squirrel Hill, the check-up is routine, but the purpose is anything but.
The death rate in the Ebola outbreak has risen to 70 percent and there could be up to 10,000 new cases a week in two months, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday.
The death of Thomas Eric Duncan, from the Ebola virus he contracted in West Africa, has now led to the first transmitted case of Ebola in the United States, in a nurse who cared for Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.
The mistakes surrounding the United States’ first Ebola case has been well documented.
The Peace Corps is evacuating volunteers from Ebola-stricken West Africa, and that includes a local man.
A second American aid worker infected with Ebola has arrived in the United States.
Two American aid workers – seriously ill with the Ebola virus – will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta, Ga., in the coming days.
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed over 700 lives. Should we be worried about virus reaching the United States?