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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)

Doctor Infected With Ebola In Sierra Leone To Be Treated In U.S.

A surgeon who was infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone will be flown to Omaha, Nebraska, for treatment this weekend, CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook has confirmed.

11/13/2014

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Obama Cancels Trip To New Jersey To Meet On Ebola Outbreak

President Barack Obama is cancelling political travel to meet with his Cabinet on the Ebola outbreak.

10/15/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

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Health Officials: 2 More Meningitis Cases Confirmed In NJ

The new cases announced Wednesday bring the total in the state to 12.

10/17/2012

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Two NJ Patients Suing Pharmaceutical Company Responsible For Tainted Steroids

In lawsuits filed by Jennifer Marko, 45, of Millville, N.J., and Brian Pennington, 45, of Vineland, N.J., the two allege that the New England Compounding Center (NECC) pharmacy produced the fungus-laced drug by failing to follow long established, standard safety practices for a compounding pharmacy.

10/16/2012

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2 More Meningitis Cases Identified In NJ; Total Now At 10

New Jersey health officials have linked two more fungal meningitis cases to a nationwide outbreak caused by a potentially tainted medication.

10/16/2012

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New Jersey Reports Second Fungal Meningitis Case

New Jersey is now reporting two cases of fungal meningitis related to steroid injections.

10/10/2012

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Health: Meningitis Outbreak Investigation Expands To Our Area

The deadly meningitis outbreak is expanding into our area. Health officials say medical facilities in New Jersey and Pennsylvania have received some of the tainted medication associated with the outbreak.

10/04/2012

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