Follow the 2014 worldwide Ebola outbreak through the news items below.

October 5th - 11th

  • Enterovirus D68 And Influenza Far More Dangerous Than Ebola In U.S., Say Top Infectious Diseases Physicians [source]
  • First Ebola Vaccine Trial Starts in Africa [source]
  • CDC Director on Ebola: 'The Only Thing Like This Has Been AIDS' [source]
  • The Economic Costs of Ebola Are Rising Too [source]
  • US, Canada increase Ebola screenings as toll nears 3,900 [source]

September 28th - October 4th

  • First Ebola case diagnosed in the United States: CDC [source]
  • The Good News About Ebola in America [source]
  • Rains complicate delivery of Ebola supplies in West Africa [source]

September 21st - 27th

  • Ebola cases could reach 550,000 to 1.4 million by late January: CDC [source]
  • West Africa Ebola death toll passes 3,000 - WHO [source]
  • U.S. hospitals unprepared to handle Ebola waste [source]
  • Ebola toll passes 2,800 but 'contained' in Senegal, Nigeria : WHO [source]

September 14th - 20th

  • U.N. to deploy Ebola mission as death toll reaches 2,630 [source]
  • Obama says Africa Ebola epidemic 'spiraling out of control' [source]
  • New Ebola clinics useless without more trained staff [source]
  • Ebola lockdown brings Sierra Leone capital to a halt [source]

September 7th - 13th

  • Ebola death toll rises to at least 2,296 : WHO [source]
  • Obama: U.S. must fight Ebola now or face long-term risk [source]
  • Ebola spread is exponential in Liberia, thousands of cases expected soon: WHO [source]
  • Experimental Ebola vaccine protects monkeys for 10 months [source]

August 31st - September 6th

  • Ebola threatens food security in West Africa: FAO [source]
  • U.N. says $600 million needed to tackle Ebola as deaths top 1,900 [source]
  • Canada Ebola vaccine shipment to Africa stymied by logistics [source]
  • Poor response to Ebola causing needless deaths: World Bank head [source]

August 24th - 30th

  • It was already the worst Ebola outbreak in history. Now it’s moving into Africa’s cities. [source]
  • Ebola Could Strike 20,000, World Health Agency Says [source]
  • Why Are Americans so Scared of Ebola? [source]
  • Ebola has killed more than 120 health workers, WHO says [source]

August 17th - 23rd

  • Borders closing over Ebola fears [source]
  • How doctors know an Ebola patient is no longer contagious [source]
  • Ebola crisis: Confusion as patients vanish in Liberia [source]
  • U.S. Ebola patients released, pose no public risk [source]

August 10th - 16th

  • CDC’s Disease Detectives Respond to the 2014 Ebola Outbreak [CDC]
  • Ebola May Pose Little Threat to U.S., but It Looms Large on Twitter [NY Times]
  • Controlling the Ebola Epidemic [NY Times]

August 3rd - 9th

  • WHO declares Ebola epidemic an international health emergency [BBC]
  • CDC Director Confident U.S. Won't See Large Ebola Outbreak [WSJ]
  • Why Ebola is so dangerous [BBC]
  • Hospitals unprepared if Ebola spreads in U.S. [Star-Advertiser]
  • Why it's harder to contain this Ebola epidemic [Chicago Tribune]

July 27th - August 2nd

  • Ebola crisis: WHO to announce $100m emergency response [BBC]
  • WHO chief says Ebola out of control but can be stopped [Reuters]
  • Ebola advisory issued by NJ health officials []
  • Ebola Virus: Sierra Leone Declares Emergency to Halt Spread [NBC News]
  • Why Deadly Ebola Virus Is Likely to Hit the U.S. But Not Spread [The Guardian]

July 20th - 26th

  • First case of ebola reported in Africa's most populous city Lagos [National Geographic]
  • Ebola Is A Deadly Virus — But Doctors Say It Can Be Beaten [NPR]

July 13th - 19th

  • 6 Questions About Ebola, Answered [Mashable]
  • Ebola outbreak in West Africa now the largest on record [CBS News]

July 6th - 12th

  • Ebola deaths surge in Sierra Leone and Liberia: WHO [Reuters]

June 29th - July 5th

  • Fear and ignorance as ebola 'out of control' in parts of west Africa [The Guardian]

June 22nd - 28th

  • Ebola epidemic unprecedented in West Africa, medical aid group says [CBC News]
  • 'Drastic action' needed on Ebola [BBC News]
  • Could The Ebola Outbreak Spread To Europe Or The U.S.? [NPR]
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