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Report: Hospital protocol failed in TB outbreak

Posted: 3:36 PM - A federal report shows an El Paso hospital worker who exposed more than 850 infants to tuberculosis was allowed to return to work despite showing symptoms of the disease and coughing up blood at a hospital health screening.

Child dies from complications of enterovirus

Posted: 11:08 AM - The Rhode Island Health Department says a child has died from complications of an unusual respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the U.S.

US doctor exposed to Ebola virus admitted to NIH

Posted: 09/28/2014 - An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone has been admitted for observation at The National Institutes of Health near the nation's capital.

Ebola crisis deepening

Posted: 09/28/2014 - Officials in Ebola ravaged West Africa say the gap between what's being provided and what's needed is still huge.

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