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Majority Of Employees Still Showing Up To Work While Sick

Sneezing, coughing and feeling all-around miserable while on the job? You’re not alone.

10/20/2014

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Local Biohazard Clean-up Service Preparing For Potential Ebola Cases

James McArthur has seen a lot. For most of his career, he’s been cleaning up biohazards for Bio-One. One thing he never expected to suit up for, though, was the Ebola virus.

10/07/2014

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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

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2 More Enterovirus Cases Confirmed In New Jersey

Health officials say two more New Jersey children have confirmed cases of a respiratory illness that is caused by an uncommon virus.

09/30/2014

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Local School Districts Preparing For Potential Enterovirus 68 Spread

“It seems pretty unenviable it would move,” says Terry Quinlan, the supervisor of health services for the Lower Merion School District.

09/13/2014

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Health: As Rare Virus Spreads Across U.S., Health Officials Urge Doctors To Be On The Lookout

State health departments tell Eyewitness News they aren’t aware of any cases in our area, but health officials say it could spread here.

09/08/2014

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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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2 Orlando Hospital Workers Test Negative For Rare MERS Virus

Two employees tested negative for a rare virus days after coming into contact with a Saudi resident infected with the second confirmed MERS case in the U.S., a spokeswoman for an Orlando hospital said Wednesday.

05/14/2014

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Scam Alert: Delmarva Power Warns Customers Of Fake Invoices

Delmarva Power is warning its customers that scammers posing as third party suppliers are sending fake utility bills via email to some New Jersey and Delaware customers

01/13/2014

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Princeton University Confirms Eighth Case Of Meningitis

In an email to the campus community, Vice President for Campus Life Cynthia Cherrey says that the student developed symptoms Wednesday night.

11/22/2013

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NOAA: Virus Likely Causing Dolphin Deaths

Federal officials say a virus is likely what’s causing hundreds of dead bottlenose dolphins to wash ashore along the East Coast.

08/27/2013

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NJ Police Warn Of Child Porn Virus Video Being Shared Through Social Media

Police in Hamilton Township are warning people about a child porn virus video that is being shared through Facebook.

04/05/2013

Phone Hackers

3 On Your Side: Hackers Attacking Cell Phones And Tablets

More and more people are having their mobile devices hacked by viruses, malware and things you’ve probably never heard of. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan reveals how it’s done so that you don’t become a victim.

02/13/2013

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Del. Officials Announce State’s Second Flu Death

Officials say a 79-year-old Sussex County woman died from the flu.

01/16/2013

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Facebook App Helps Users Determine Who To Blame For That Nasty Flu Bug

First, it was dog shaming. Now, there’s an app that allows for sick shaming.

01/10/2013

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