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Answer Desk: Questions about Ebola

WTOP's Answer Desk is taking and answering your questions about Ebola. Read the Q&A and submit a question.

Ebola patient released from Atlanta hospital

Ebola patient evacuated from Sierra Leone last month is free of virus, released from hospital

Updated 01 minutes, 50 seconds ago

Ebola: Providing time to fight the virus

Ebola: Supportive care gives body time to fight the virus; not the only factor in survival

Updated 07 minutes, 09 seconds ago

CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines

CDC releases new Ebola gear guidelines for health workers; monitoring ends for some in Dallas

Updated 07 minutes, 40 seconds ago

Nigeria declared Ebola-free; 'spectacular success'

Nigeria declared Ebola-free in 'spectacular success story'; doctors say fluids saved lives

Updated 09 minutes, 45 seconds ago

GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away

Even if their party wins US Senate, some GOP governors say health law repeal is unlikely

Updated 47 minutes, 11 seconds ago

New Ebola gear guidelines: head-to-toe coverage

Revised Ebola gear guidelines for US health workers call for head-to-toe coverage

Updated 51 minutes, 16 seconds ago

Colorado proposes edible pot ban, then retreats

Colorado health officials backtrack on proposed ban on pot-infused foods

Updated 59 minutes, 27 seconds ago

NBC's Snyderman faces credibility issues

Quarantine, but not troubles, soon over for NBC's Nancy Snyderman

Updated 1 hours, 01 minutes ago

Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped to treat Ebola

Urgent-care clinics prepare for Ebola while urging potential patients to go to hospitals

Updated 1 hours, 01 minutes ago

WHO chief promises transparency on Ebola failures

WHO chief promises transparency over problems in containing spread of Ebola virus

Updated 1 hours, 01 minutes ago

EU seeks $1.27 billion in Ebola aid for W. Africa

EU foreign ministers seek $1.27 billion in aid to fight Ebola; reject halting direct flights

Updated 1 hours, 01 minutes ago

CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team

CDC to update protocols for treating Ebola patients, Pentagon readies team to aid US doctors

Updated 1 hours, 01 minutes ago

WTOP Town Hall on Ebola airs public concerns

WTOP's Town Hall on Ebola featured three nationally known experts in the field of infectious diseases.

Updated 1 hours, 40 minutes ago
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How exercise keeps you from getting sick

Cold and flu season are here, and one of the most powerful tools to prevent you from getting sick is exercise.

Updated 1 hours, 47 minutes ago

Scientists working on tiny, implantable technologies to save lives

Scientists across the world working toward implantable, and even microscopic, technologies to save lives.

Tuesday - 10/21/2014, 02:10am EDT

Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortion

Evangelist Ernest Angley encouraged vasectomies, abortion among followers, newspaper reports

Tuesday - 10/21/2014, 01:48am EDT

Porn production moratorium ends after testing

Porn industry group ends 5-day production moratorium brought on by feared HIV exposure

Monday - 10/20/2014, 11:50pm EDT

Ebola: Keeping patients alive as body fights back

Ebola: Supportive care gives body time to fight the virus but not the only factor in survival

Monday - 10/20/2014, 11:14pm EDT

In Chicago, a warm homecoming for unpopular Obama

Out of favor in much of the US, Obama basks in Chicago's warm embrace during brief trip home

Monday - 10/20/2014, 09:02pm EDT

Concussion lawsuit vs. NHL filed in federal court

Combined class action concussion lawsuit by former players filed against NHL in federal court

Monday - 10/20/2014, 08:40pm EDT
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