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Poll: Americans’ Confidence In The CDC Has Dropped Dramatically

As for other government organizations, Americans have the most confidence in the FBI, followed by the CIA and then Department of Homeland Security.

10/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 10.17.14

Today Chris discussed the latest news surrounding the Ebola Virus and Joe Biden’s visit to Philadelphia. Chris also talked to Chris Butler for Finance Friday, CSN Football Analyst/Pro Football Hall of Famer Ray Didinger and writer from The Big Bang Theory Eric Kaplan.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/17/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

CHOP Designated As Possible Site For Ebola Treatment

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia confirmed Thursday that it has been designated as one of several pediatric hospitals in the United States that may be called upon to provide medical care for any child who contracts Ebola.

10/16/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Drexel Study Claims 21 Day Quarantine For Ebola Might Not Be Long Enough

The research, which was conducted by Professor Charles Haas, PhD, reportedly used data from both previous outbreaks and the first nine months of the current outbreak.

10/16/2014

File photo. A doctor for tropical medicine prepares a blood sample for analysis during a demonstration for the media of ebola treatment capabilities. (Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

New Jersey Enforces Isolation Order For NBC Crew

New Jersey officials have issued a mandatory quarantine order for members of an NBC crew that was exposed to a cameraman with Ebola after they said a voluntary 21-day isolation agreement was violated.

10/11/2014

File photo. A doctor for tropical medicine prepares a blood sample for analysis during a demonstration for the media of ebola treatment capabilities. (Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Understanding How Ebola Spreads

Most of us know a lot more about the Ebola virus than we knew a week ago, but the CDC has been on top of this for quite some time, and the World Health Organization has been monitoring it as well.

10/07/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

2 Additional Cases Of Acute Muscle Weakness Reported By CHOP

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia tells Eyewitness News that it has notified the CDC that two additional patients at the hospital have acute muscle weakness of the limbs, along with changes in their spine.

10/06/2014

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Child Brought To Delaware Hospital For Possible Ebola

Officials at Bayhealth Kent General Hospital in Delaware say a child was brought to their emergency department over the weekend because of possible symptoms of Ebola virus.

10/05/2014

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CDC Investigates Sick Passenger For Possible Ebola At NJ Airport

Port Authority officials say the CDC investigated a sick passenger at Newark Liberty International Airport for possible Ebola.

10/04/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

CDC Spokesperson Speaks With CBS 3 About Precautions Being Taken At Airports Against Ebola

Travelers at Philadelphia International Airport continue to dart off to their destinations, some a little less carefree, a little more concerned about the Ebola epidemic.

10/03/2014

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CDC: NJ Child Who Died Tested Positive For Enterovirus D68

The New Jersey Department of Health says the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention notified them Friday night that a Mercer County child who died last week tested positive for the respiratory illness enterovirus D68.

10/03/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Missouri Doctor: ‘It’s Just A Matter Of Time Before [Ebola] Is Carried To Every Corner Of The World’

Dom Giordano talked with Dr. Gil Mobley, who believes the CDC is lying about the threat posed by Ebola and staged a protest at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport to expose it.

10/03/2014

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, at 34th and Spruce Streets, in West Philadelphia.  (credit: Pat Loeb)

3 Patients Being Tested For Enterovirus D68 At CHOP

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia tells Eyewitness News that it has notified the CDC that three patients at the hospital have acute muscle weakness of the limbs, along with changes in their spine.

10/03/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

CDC Confirms Patient In Dallas Has The Ebola Virus

Officials with the Centers for Disease Control have confirmed that a person in Dallas definitely has the Ebola virus. Tuesday’s official determination makes the Dallas patient the first diagnosed Ebola case in the United States.

09/30/2014

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CDC Study: Americans’ Bellies Expanding Fast

The number of American men and women with big-bellied, apple-shaped figures — the most dangerous kind of obesity — has climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, according to a government study.

09/17/2014

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