Are Ebola Tests Reliable?

Ebola is difficult to diagnose when a person is first infected because the early symptoms, such as fever, are also symptoms of other diseases, such as malaria and typhoid fever and …

Ebola Vaccines to the Rescue?

We are being warned that the epidemic may not end until the world has a vaccine against the disease, according to Professor Peter Piot, director of the London School of Hygiene and …

The Good and Bad (Ebola News)

President Obama, who has been criticized by Republicans for the administration’s handling of Ebola, urged Americans on Saturday not to give in to "hysteria" about the …

Why do People Die from Viruses?

Do people die from Ebola, influenza or the common cold or do they actually die of something else? If we look deeply at the human condition we can answer this question and guide …

Death from Viruses

Men, woman and children are dying from viruses of all types. Though Ebola is scaring the wits out of people, (Global panic is only just beginning: suspect cases are popping up all over …

Viral Intelligence

The CDC thinks that American hospitals are prepared to handle Ebola. RNs beg to differ. Nurses, the frontline care providers in U.S. hospitals, say they are untrained and unprepared to …