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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.

3 states issue stronger Ebola quarantine

NY, New Jersey, Illinois issue quarantine for travelers with Ebola contact in West Africa

Updated 00 minutes, 30 seconds ago

Colleagues: US doctor with Ebola was very careful

Colleagues of American doctor with Ebola say he was always careful while treating patients

Updated 00 minutes, 32 seconds ago

Woman quarantined in NJ shows no signs of Ebola

Woman quarantined in New Jersey after arrival from West Africa shows no signs of Ebola

Updated 00 minutes, 33 seconds ago

WHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000

World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000

Updated 00 minutes, 33 seconds ago

Obama: Science, not fear, key to Ebola response

Obama says science, not fear, must guide US response to Ebola

Updated 08 minutes, 33 seconds ago

Ebola: More calls for travel bans or quarantines

New Ebola cases in New York City and Mali fan travel fears

Updated 08 minutes, 33 seconds ago

GOP candidates straddle the climate change issue

Republican candidates seek safety from question of climate change by straddling the issue

Updated 08 minutes, 34 seconds ago

Ebola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast

2 Ebola cases highlight differences in how cities, hospitals prepare for health emergencies

Updated 14 minutes, 33 seconds ago

Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder

Ebola-stricken doctor seen as globe-trotting do-gooder driven to join global health fight

Updated 18 minutes, 28 seconds ago

Cholera sickens nearly 1,000 people in Niger

Doctors Without Borders says 20 dead, nearly 1,000 sickened by cholera in Niger

Updated 22 minutes, 36 seconds ago

NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others

NY and NJ will quarantine doctors and others exposed to Ebola; move prompted by New York case

Updated 1 hours, 26 minutes ago

WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015

WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses could be ready in 2015; 5 more vaccines testing in March

Updated 1 hours, 26 minutes ago

Obama offers federal help to NY with Ebola case

In calls to New York's mayor, governor, Obama offers federal help with Ebola case

Updated 1 hours, 34 minutes ago

Want to start running? Tips to help

Runners are a common sight along streets and trails throughout the D.C. area.

Updated 1 hours, 48 minutes ago
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Republicans question federal response on Ebola

Republican lawmakers question federal response on Ebola, push for tougher standards

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 07:52am EDT

WHO: Mali case put many at risk for Ebola

World Health Organization: 2-year-old who brought Ebola to Mali dies, many at risk

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 06:12am EDT

UK boy finishes proton therapy in Prague for tumor

British boy Ashya finishes brain tumor proton therapy in Prague; focus of UK health debate

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 06:00am EDT

Pakistan detects more polio cases on awareness day

WHO: Pakistan detects 3 more polio cases, bringing total to 220 as world marks awareness day

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 05:50am EDT

Ebola cases in New York and Mali fan travel fears

More calls for travel bans or quarantines as new Ebola cases appear in New York City and Mali

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 03:54am EDT

Beds at Ebola treatment units empty in Liberia

Concerns about cremation lead to empty beds at Ebola treatment units in Liberia

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 02:44am EDT
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