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Ebola Deaths

African Union To Send Medical Support Teams To Fight Ebola

AP | SARAH DiLORENZO and MARIA CHENG | Posted 09.09.2014 | World

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A surge in Ebola infections in Liberia is driving a spiraling outbreak in West Africa that is increasingly putting health work...

Ebola Is Surging In Places It Had Been Beaten Back

AP | BOUBACAR DIALLO and SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 09.08.2014 | World

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Doctors Without Borders shuttered one of its Ebola treatment centers in Guinea in May. They thought the deadly virus was bein...

More Women Than Men Are Dying From Ebola

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.09.2014 | Impact

The current Ebola outbreak may ultimately infect as many as 20,000 people and a disproportionate number of those cases will be women, experts say. ...

Anna Almendrala

5 Authors Of Groundbreaking Ebola Study Die From Virus

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 09.04.2014 | Healthy Living

Caregivers at the front lines of the Ebola virus outbreak are at particularly high risk for contracting the disease -- a sobering fact recently unders...

U.S. Health Official: Ebola Has The 'Upper Hand'

AP | By JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH | Posted 08.27.2014 | World

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Ebola still has the "upper hand" in the outbreak that has killed more than 1,400 people in West Africa, but experts have th...

Doctor With Ebola Dies Despite Experimental Drug Treatment, Official Says

AP | JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH and ROB GILLIES | Posted 08.25.2014 | World

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — A Liberian doctor who received one of the last known doses of an experimental Ebola drug has died, officials said Monday. S...

Sierra Leone Makes It Illegal To Hide Ebola Patients

AP | By CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY | Posted 08.23.2014 | World

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone has passed a new law imposing possible jail time for anyone caught hiding an Ebola patient — a common p...

Nigeria Confirms 1 More Ebola Case

AP | JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH and SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 08.15.2014 | World

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — There is evidence the numbers of dead and sickened by Ebola in West Africa may "vastly underestimate the magnitude of the o...

Religious Workers Risk Their Lives On The Frontline Of Ebola Epidemic

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.03.2014 | Religion

The Ebola outbreak in western Africa has claimed at least 932 lives as of August 4, according to the WHO, and it shows no sign of abating. Health prof...

Ebola Death Toll Tops 900

Posted 08.06.2014 | World

By Tom Miles GENEVA, Aug 6 (Reuters) - The death toll from the world's worst Ebola outbreak has risen to 932 after 45 patients died ...

Death Toll Of Massive Ebola Outbreak Rises Again

AP | BASHIR ADIGUN and JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH | Posted 08.04.2014 | World

By BASHIR ADIGUN and JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH, Associated Press ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — The doctor who treated a man who flew to Nigeria and died of Eb...

Ebola Death Toll In West Africa Jumps To 603

Reuters | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living

DAKAR/HAVANA, July 15 (Reuters) - The death toll from the world's worst ever Ebola outbreak in West Africa has risen to 603 since February, with at ...

Ebola Death Toll Rises To 467 In West Africa

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2014 | Healthy Living

* West Africa Ebola outbreak already deadliest * Health ministers meet in Accra to mull solutions * Liberia warns agains...

Mapping Ebola's Deadly Spread

The Huffington Post | Jan Diehm | Posted 07.30.2014 | Healthy Living

The Ebola outbreak that has killed hundreds of people in West Africa since it started in Guinea months ago has reached its second wave and is "totally...

2 New Ebola Deaths Confirmed In West Africa

AP | BOUBACAR DIALLO and CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAY | Posted 07.27.2014 | Healthy Living

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Two new deaths from the deadly Ebola disease were announced Monday by health authorities in Guinea and Sierra Leone, raising ...

Ebola Death Toll In West Africa Rises To 147

AP | Posted 04.23.2014 | Healthy Living

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The World Health Organization says 147 people have died from the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa. In a statement posted o...

Ebola Death Toll In Guinea Rises To 78

AP | BOUBACAR DIALLO and KRISTA LARSON | Posted 03.31.2014 | Healthy Living

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Health authorities in Guinea are facing an "unprecedented epidemic" of Ebola, an international aid group warned Monday as the...

Guinea Authorities Say Ebola Outbreak Has Been Contained

Reuters | Posted 05.26.2014 | Healthy Living

* Death toll from suspected Ebola cases rises to 63 * Only 13 cases have been confirmed by laboratory tests * Minister s...