Ebola protocols, procedures under review

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As the government considers tightening regulations on health care workers returning from Africa, congress is pressing medical officials on the U.S. response to Ebola. Julianna Goldman reports.
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Officials curbing Ebola fear while adding safeguards

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CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" with the latest on the case of Ebola in New York.
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Ebola patient in NYC in "relatively stable condition"

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A New York City doctor who returned home after treating Ebola victims in Guinea raised alarms when he contracted the disease, but he is now in okay condition. Jericka Duncan reports.
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Woman quarantined in NJ over Ebola fears gets preliminary test result

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Health care worker had recently treated Ebola patients in West Africa and was quarantined as state officials tighten safety measures
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​Woman quarantined in New Jersey for Ebola exposure develops fever

CBS Health - 7 hours 45 min ago
Health care worker is the first traveler from West Africa to be quarantined under new Ebola screening procedures at New York area airports
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Nurses who treated Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan tell their story

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:27pm
In their first interview, four Dallas nurses who treated Thomas Eric Duncan describe how they went to great lengths to try to keep him alive
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What we know about Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer's movements

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:33pm
Spencer returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa nearly a week before being diagnosed Thursday as New York's first Ebola case
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Kit allows parents to test Halloween candy for marijuana

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:02pm
With marijuana now legal in Colorado, the Denver Police Department is concerned that pot-infused candy will be handed out to kids on Halloween. Now, as KCNC's Brian Maass reports, a local company has developed a test kit to detect the drug in treats.
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Amid Ebola scare, New Yorkers on edge about subways

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:17pm
Fear lingers even though officials say the risk of catching the virus on rapid transit is "close to nil"
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Was NYC Ebola patient’s self-monitoring enough?

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:00pm
Dr. Craig Spencer was self-monitoring for symptoms of Ebola after returning from West Africa last week. But some are questioning if more restrictions should have been put on his movements. Alison Harmelin reports.
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NY-area airports quarantining passengers at high risk for Ebola

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:40pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced the mandatory 21-day quarantine for health care workers returning from West Africa
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Ebola: Is "self-monitoring" good enough?

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:36pm
Doctor who developed Ebola was free to move around New York City in the days before he got sick
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Sex and Ebola: How risky?

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 4:58pm
A person who doesn't have symptoms probably can't transmit the virus through intimate contact, but some experts say more research is needed to know for sure
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Ebola patient Nina Pham free of virus

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 4:26pm
Nina Pham, a Dallas nurse who was infected with the Ebola virus, was discharged from the National Institutes of Health Friday. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the infectious disease chief at the NIH, declared Pham virus-free. Fauci and Pham addressed the media Friday morning.
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Testing kit to spot marijuana in Halloween candy

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 3:35pm
Home testing kit addresses concern about kids mistaking marijuana edibles for regular candy
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Something in the air could raise autism risk

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 3:11pm
Two toxins found in air pollution may be linked to developmental disorder
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Should chicken processors be allowed to self-police?

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 1:11pm
Critics fear that handing over regulation to poulty processors is a potential threat to public health
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Ebola patient in New York City: 5 things to know

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 12:26pm
A look at the background, symptoms and treatment of Dr. Craig Spencer
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​WHO speeding up development of Ebola vaccine

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:38am
Expects 200K vaccine doses by mid-2015; at least five experimental drugs are due to join three others undergoing clinical trials
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Gov. Cuomo on plan to fight Ebola in New York

CBS Health - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 11:30am
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss how the state will handle Ebola, now that there is a confirmed case.
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