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Dallas Ebola patient says ‘I’m doing well’ in brief statement Tuesday morning

ealth Presbyterian Hospital Dallas released a brief statement Tuesday from Nina Pham, the 26-year-old nurse now being treated for Ebola. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to help address the Ebola epidemic. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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How the new HealthCare.gov stacks up with the old

HealthCare.gov, the website for health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law, has been revamped as its second enrollment season approaches. But things are still complicated,... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Ebola patient cared for by 70 hospital staffers

They drew his blood, put tubes down his throat and wiped up his diarrhea. They analyzed his urine and wiped saliva from his lips, even after he had lost consciousness. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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WHO: Ebola death rate rises to 70 percent

The death rate in the Ebola outbreak has risen to 70 percent and there could be up to 10,000 new cases a week in two months, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Health officials urge hospitals to 'think Ebola'

Federal health officials on Monday urged the nation's hospitals to "think Ebola" and launched a review of procedures for treating infected patients, while the World Health Organization called the... Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Can the simple innovation of paying moms for milk save newborns?

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A new company intends to secure large quantities of life-saving breast milk with a novel innovation: paying moms for it. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Sensory-enrichment therapy giving hope to parents of Utah child with autism

The diagnosis of autism can be overwhelming for parents. One Utah family is using a sensory-enrichment therapy from Utah-based Mendability, and they say the program has given them hope. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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New Ebola case in Texas raises worries about U.S. health system

A second Ebola case in Texas — identified Sunday as a hospital worker who cared for the Liberian man who died last week from the disease — is raising fresh doubts about the preparedness... Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Health worker who treated Dallas patient is 2nd in US to test positive for Ebola

A Texas health care worker who was in full protective gear while providing hospital care for an Ebola patient who later died has tested positive for the virus and is in stable condition, health... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014

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Spanish nurse infected with Ebola makes progress

Spain's Ebola patient showed some marginal signs of recovery Sunday but European infectious diseases experts found shortcomings that need fixing in the Madrid hospital designated to deal with Ebola... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014

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California gives no-bid health pacts

California's health insurance exchange has awarded $184 million in contracts without the competitive bidding and oversight that is standard practice across state government, including deals that... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014

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Ebola: How it spreads

A healthcare worker who was caring for Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan tested positive for the disease in preliminary tests. Here are some facts about how Ebola spreads. Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014

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CDC: Protocol breach in treating Ebola patient

A top federal health official says the Ebola diagnosis in a health care worker who treated Thomas Eric Duncan at a Texas hospital shows there was a clear breach of safety protocol. Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014

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Neighborhood on edge as Ebola brings worry to Dallas doorsteps

Carleen and Ed Guerrero were asleep when two police officers rapped on their door at 5 a.m. Sunday to tell them that the Ebola virus had come to their neighborhood just north of downtown. Read more »

Oct. 12, 2014

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5-year-old leukemia survivor dons police badge to battle bad guys for a day

Lucas Aguilar spent Saturday fighting bad guys with the K-9 unit, shooting (pellet) guns and searching for superheroes at Utah's Hogle Zoo. Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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Michigan toddler dies from enterovirus D68

A 21-month-old girl is the first person in Michigan to die from the virus that has caused severe respiratory illness across the country, state health officials said Saturday. Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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New Jersey enforces mandatory quarantine for NBC crew exposed to cameraman with Ebola

New Jersey officials have issued a mandatory quarantine order for members of an NBC crew that was exposed to a cameraman with Ebola. Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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Medical records chronicle progress of Ebola along with Dallas patient's decline

Hundreds of pages of medical records provided to The Associated Press chart Ebola's relentless march through Eric Duncan's body and provide an unprecedented look at how Ebola killed despite the... Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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Ebola: 3 more people under observation in Spain

Three more people were under observation for Ebola in a Madrid hospital, boosting the number being monitored for symptoms to 16. A nursing assistant infected with the virus remained in serious but... Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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Ebola news guide: Deaths keep rising; world reacts

American Marines scrambled to add Ebola treatment beds in Liberia on Friday, while the U.S. and Britain readied new disease screenings for passengers arriving at their airports from West Africa.... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Temperature of former Ebola patient in Dallas spiked to 103 degrees

Thomas Eric Duncan's temperature spiked to 103 degrees during the hours of his initial visit to an emergency room — a fever that was flagged with an exclamation point in the hospital's... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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5 big mistakes when buying health insurance at work

A new survey by Aflac found that 41 percent of Americans devoted 15 minutes or less to making their selections during their employer's open enrollment period, and 24 percent spent 5 minutes or less. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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65% of Utah's 12th graders that drink report binge drinking

Teenagers in Utah are not immune to binge drinking. Surveys indicate a high rate of reported episodes of binge drinking among 12th graders. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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What age should children get their eyes examined?

Dr. Colleen Schubach from University of Utah Health Care discusses when children should get eye exams. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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