The CDC has asked a man visiting Oak Park from Liberia to self-monitor himself for signs of Ebola..
The man is reportedly showing no Ebola symptoms, but “out of an abundance of caution,” the CDC has asked him to monitor his own health..
Oakland County Health Division is slated to communicate with the man daily, who is supposed to monitor his own health for at least 21 days. Continue reading
Amber Joy Vinson, the 29-year-old Dallas nurse who caught Ebola while treating the late Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, is claiming that she contacted the CDC to advise them of her plans to fly to another state.
Vinson says she even advised the CDC that she had a low-grade fever, and was given clearance..
Just before 4:00 p.m. Vinson was transported by ambulance to Dallas Love Field Airport to be taken to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment. Around 4:40 p.m. Continue reading
Ohio Health officials confirmed today that the Dallas nurse who contracted Ebola was flown from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport to Dallas Ft. Worth International Airport Monday on Frontier Flight 1143.
Now a report has revealed that the Frontier Airlines airplane that transported, Amber Joy Vinson, subsequently visited three different airports before being quarantined.
The Airbus A320 flew to Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Hollywood International Airport near Ft Lauderdale, Florida, and Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Continue reading
The second Dallas nurse testing positive for the deadly Ebola virus flew on Frontier Airlines from Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth, ON MONDAY..
The flight, Frontier #1143, landed at 8:16 p.m. CT Monday, the CDC said.
One day before the health worker reported experiencing Ebola symptoms, Amber Vinson, 26, a nurse at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, was flying the friendly skies.. Continue reading
Officials at Bayhealth Kent General Hospital in Delaware say a child brought to their emergency department over the weekend is showing strong symptoms of the ebola virus.
Doctors evaluated the child, who is from Liberia, and using CDC guidelines say there is reason to believe it is a suspected case of Ebola.
The CDC says the likelihood of the child having Ebola is low and decided not to test the child after they were notified. Continue reading
CDC officials in Newark NJ have quarantined United Flight 998 and are currently screening passengers Saturday afternoon after several travelers exhibited signs of Ebola.
The United flight, emanating from Brussels, landed at Newark Airport and is believed to have transported sick passengers from Liberia.
The airline issued a statement confirming that crew needed to assist an ill customer. “Upon arrival at Newark Airport from Brussels, medical professionals instructed that customers and crew of United flight 988 remain on board until they could assist an ill customer. We are working with authorities and will accommodate our customers as quickly as we can,” said a statement from the airline.”
Officials with the CDC removed two passengers from the plane. A man had been traveling with his daughter and both were removed by a CDC crew in full HAZMAT gear. Other passengers remain aboard.
Thomas Eric Duncan, the man showing signs of the deadly ebola virus on Friday, but was sent home only to return days later, reportedly vomited in a taxi transporting him home from the hospital.
The man returned on Sunday with full-blown ebola symptoms, and was finally admitted and subsequently tested positive for Ebola. It is the first such diagnosis to take place in the U.S.
Authorities now believe the patient may have exposed others to the deadly virus, however, the taxi ride was not mentioned.
A medical supply company is offering a timely Ebola protection kit! Everything you need to protect yourself against the deadly virus in one handy kit!
The kit, which includes the ever popular face mask, claims it will help reduce your risks of exposure to the Ebola virus while providing protection against exposure to a variety of other blood-borne contaminants, such as the MRSA and HIV viruses.
Details from the company website:
Protect yourself and your family from the deadly ebola virus outbreak. This home personal protection kit contains all the supplies you will need to reduce the risk of contracting the Ebola virus.
Florida health officials have issued a daunting warning to beachgoers over a seawater bacterium that can breed in cuts and scrapes causing flesh eating disease.
The infection can also be transmitted through eating or handling contaminated oysters and other shellfish, according to the CDC.
Vibrio vulnificus –- a cousin of the bacterium that causes Cholera –- thrives in warm saltwater, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Continue reading
Is the LQP-79 Zombie Virus real? Many curious minds have been wondering if there could ever be a real zombie outbreak, or even, a zombie apocalypse.
After doing some research about this so-called zombie virus, I found lots of various opinions of people that think:
A. A zombie outbreak is possible
B. Zombies will never be real
C. The LQP-79 virus is real
D. It’s all a conspiracy theory