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American Doctor Who Survived Ebola Virus Talks About His Experience

An American doctore who was infected with the Ebola virus shares what that experience was like with members of Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.

04/02/2015

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Testing Underway After Possible Measles Case In Baltimore

Testing is underway to determine if a child in Baltimore could have the measles. Right now, she is being quarantined at her home in case she may be contagious.

01/26/2015

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Baltimore City Health Department Investigating Possible Measles Case

It’s the most deadly childhood virus, and it could be right in our area. The Baltimore City Health Department investigates a 12-month-old girl who potentially has the measles.

01/24/2015

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Measles Outbreak That Started In California Expanding

A health warning. The extremely contagious measles virus is back. An outbreak that started at Disneyland is starting to sweep the country.

01/22/2015

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Western Maryland Hospital Imposes Quarantine To Contain Flu

A hospital in Hagerstown has imposed a quarantine to contain several patients infected with the influenza virus.

01/10/2015

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Wife And Son Of Md. Doctor With Ebola Praying For A Miracle

Ebola hits home. The latest victim is a doctor from Maryland working in Africa. His wife and son spoke to WJZ about his journey back to the United States for help.

11/14/2014

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Baltimore-Based Profectus BioSciences Developing Triple Vaccine That Includes Ebola

The current Ebola outbreak isn’t the only fatal virus out there.

11/03/2014

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Dulles Stepping Up Screenings To Keep Ebola Out Of The U.S.

Five of the nation’s airports are stepping up screenings for people flying in from West Africa. One of them, Dulles International, is right here in our region.

10/30/2014

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Obama Expresses Optimism About Ebola In U.S.

President Barack Obama expressed confidence about the ability to contain Ebola in the U.S., taking special note of the ongoing recovery of two nurses who contracted the disease and of others who were declared Ebola free after being exposed to the deadly virus.

10/22/2014

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Baltimore Volunteers Line Up In The Race To Find An Ebola Vaccine

The race to find an Ebola vaccine is now lining up volunteers here in Baltimore.

10/20/2014

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Maryland Is Taking Precautions To Prevent Spread Of Ebola

Gov. Martin O’Malley joined with some of the state’s top health officials to talk about how Maryland is responding and preparing for any possible cases of the Ebola virus.

10/17/2014

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New Ebola Screening Procedures At Dulles Airport Take Effect

New Ebola screening procedures go into effect at Washington’s Dulles Airport and three other major airports.

10/16/2014

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