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8:36 am
Tue October 14, 2014

Dad: Ebola patient improving, back on Facebook

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Hospital and family members say the American video journalist being treated for Ebola in Nebraska is showing signs of improvement.

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6:14 am
Sat October 11, 2014

Hospital: Ebola patient shows modest improvement

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska hospital treating an American video journalist with Ebola says he's shown modest improvement.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Fri October 10, 2014

Dead Bodies the Focus of the Next Omaha Science Cafe

The next Omaha Science Café focuses on what happens to the body once people die.

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Health/Medical
1:31 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

Nebraska free vision tests offered to 3-year-olds

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new program will see participating Nebraska optometrists offering free vision tests to 3-year-old children.

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1:07 pm
Wed October 8, 2014

Sick journalist to get blood from Ebola survivor

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The first American flown back to the U.S. for treatment of Ebola this summer has donated blood to the most recent one to return from West Africa with the disease.

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1:31 pm
Tue October 7, 2014

Ebola Patient Being Treated with Experimental Drug

American video journalist Ashoka Mukpo is now being treated with an experimental drug at the Nebraska Medical Center’s Biocontainment Unit.

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8:10 am
Mon October 6, 2014

Another American with Ebola being treated in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An American photojournalist who contracted Ebola while working in Liberia has arrived in Omaha for treatment.

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1:48 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

2 Omaha hospital workers fired over privacy issue

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha hospital that treated an American aid worker infected with Ebola has fired two workers accused of violating the man's privacy by looking at his medical file.

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11:28 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Massachusetts doctor cleared of Ebola is home

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts doctor who is one of three American aid workers successfully treated after contracting the Ebola virus in West Africa said Friday that as soon as he came down with a fever and chills on Aug. 29 he feared he had the disease.

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11:40 am
Thu September 25, 2014

Massachusetts doctor cleared of Ebola, released from Nebraska Medical Center

Dr. Rick Sacra spent 20 days in the Nebraska Medical Center's biocontainment unit.
Credit Nebraska Medical Center

A Massachusetts doctor has recovered from Ebola and been released from the Nebraska Medical Center’s biocontainment unit.

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