Oregon Patient Monitored for Ebola

  MILWAUKIE, Ore. — An Oregon woman is being tested for Ebola. She spiked a fever this morning, after recently spending time in West Africa. The unidentified woman is now in the Providence Milwaukie Hospital, outside of Portland. The Oregon Health Authority is testing the Portland woman for other illnesses as well. Oregon health experts … Continue reading »

Medford Schools Address Ebola Concerns

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Medford School District is addressing the risks of Ebola in Southern Oregon. While those administrators say there is no real risk at the moment, they are getting ready for anything. On Friday afternoon, Superintendent of Medford Schools, Dr. Brian Shumate, addressed the risk of Ebola in the district. The top concern … Continue reading »

Doctor Who Contracted Ebola Sent Home

ATLANTA, Ga. — One of the American doctors who contracted Ebola, and was once feared to be near death, is calling today “a miraculous” one. That’s because he was sent home from the hospital this morning after nearly three weeks of intense treatment. Dr. Kent Brantley and Nancy Writebol were working in Africa when they got … Continue reading »

Ebola Testing in California

SACRAMENTO, Calif — A suspected Ebola patient is being tested in California. Health officials say, the person is being tested and treated for the deadly virus in Sacramento.They also say, the person is being isolated, although there is no danger to the public. Dr. Gil Chavez, a California State Epidemiologist, says “We are aware that in Sacramento … Continue reading »