Tag «Ebola»

UN Worker Dies of Ebola in Germany

Health workers wearing protective gear wait to carry the body of a person suspected to have died from Ebola, in Monrovia, Liberia, Monday Oct. 13, 2014.Image: AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh/Associated Press BERLIN — A United Nations medical worker who was infected with Ebola in Liberia has died despite “intensive medical procedures,” a German hospital said Tuesday. …

Why did Obama tap Klain as Ebola Czar? Here’s why (Hint: Not to protect US)

http://twitter.com/#!/LeftyBollocks/status/523165173394452481 Because of course they aren’t. Why would you want an Ebola Czar with actual medical knowledge when you could have an election truther who is also the hackiest hack in all of hackdom instead, right guys? Protect us? HA! This is why Obama tapped Ronald Klain as his Ebola Czar. @michellemalkin @TwitchyTeam This new …

‘We got this guys’: Wow, don’t you feel better after WH’s Ebola presser? [photos]

http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/518142177420259328 This afternoon, officials held a press conference on Ebola at the White House. It was about as reassuring as you’d expect from any White House presser. Which is to say, not really very reassuring at all: WH Homeland Security Advisor Lisa Monaco says US using "whole govt response" to control Ebola epidemic at its …

Fear and Rumors Hinder Containment of Ebola Outbreak

Health workers teach people about the Ebola virus and how to prevent infection, in Conakry, Guinea March 31, 2014.Image: Youssouf Bah/Associated Press It sounds like the perfect script for a horror movie: A virus with no vaccine and no cure kills hundreds of people; despite containment efforts, it keeps spreading. But it’s actually all too …