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Quarantines

Plague Plots -- Dispatches From Albert Camus

Joseph Cooper | Posted 01.03.2015 | Books
Joseph Cooper

A hands-on doctor tries to get public officials to recognize infestations as bubonic and pneumonic plagues. Can a novel's depictions inform discussions about Ebola?

Plague Plots - Dispatches from Gabriel García Márquez

Joseph Cooper | Posted 12.30.2014 | Books
Joseph Cooper

Can the accounts and depictions transmitted by Love in the Time of Cholera help us cope with Ebola?

Dana Liebelson

Doctors Worry Ebola Quarantines Could Keep Them From Fighting Disease

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Liebelson | Posted 10.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Since 2009, British doctor Javid Abdelmoneim has gone into the field five times through Doctors Without Borders, providing medical care ...

Inside New York's Worst-Case Scenario Book

nytimes.com | WILLIAM GLABERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

What can the government legally do when faced with doomsday scenarios like a rapidly spreading epidemic, devastating natural disaster or horrifying te...

Swine Flu Quarantines Planning Memo Sent Out By Department Of Homeland Security

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has sent a memo to some health care providers noting procedures to be followed if the swine flu outbreak even...