Cameraman Treated for Ebola Now 'Free' of the Virus
TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) - The freelance cameraman who was diagnosed with Ebola while working for
in Liberia has cleared the virus from his system and can leave the special isolation unit at Nebraska Medical Center where he had been treated for the past two weeks, the hospital said Tuesday.
Tire Company Sets Standard for Ebola Care in Liberia: CDC
TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Measures taken by Firestone officials at the company's rubber tree plantation in Ebola-ravaged Liberia may have limited the spread of the disease there and could prove effective elsewhere, researchers report.
Black Women Fare Worse With Fertility Treatments, Study Says
TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Black women
undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) are only about half as
likely as white women to become pregnant using the popular assisted
reproduction technique, new research indicates, and the racial
disparity persists even when donor eggs are used.
Traffic Pollution May Be a Risk While Pregnant
TUESDAY, Oct. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Children of mothers
exposed to high levels of traffic air pollution during pregnancy
may be at increased risk for lung damage, according to a new
Health Tip: Snacking After School
(HealthDay News) -- Snacking may be the first thing on a child's
mind after school. But young ones should also take steps to prevent