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Answer Desk: Questions about Ebola

WTOP's Answer Desk is taking and answering your questions about Ebola. Read the Q&A and submit a question.

US looking past Ebola to prepare for next outbreak

HEALTHBEAT: US seeks to shore up world's blind spots in preparation for next disease outbreak

Updated 08 minutes, 06 seconds ago

Mali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected

Mali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected as UN voices worry over spread of disease

Updated 56 minutes, 06 seconds ago

Plague outbreak kills 40 people in Madagascar

Plague outbreak kills 40 people in Madagascar, with 119 cases of infection confirmed.

Updated 56 minutes, 07 seconds ago

Health care M&A leads global deal surge

As drugmakers and hospitals cut costs and sharpen focus, health care deals lead global surge

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

Pope meets with autistic children

Pope embraces children with autism as he seeks end to their isolation and stigma

Updated 1 hours, 53 minutes ago

Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood

Bandits in Guinea steal blood samples believed to be infected with Ebola

Updated 1 hours, 54 minutes ago

Cuban doctor arrives in Geneva for Ebola treatment

Cuban doctor infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone arrives in Switzerland for treatment

Updated 1 hours, 54 minutes ago

Officials downplay debates over Ebola aid response

US officials acknowledge _ but downplay _ debates in Liberia over how to beat back Ebola

Updated 1 hours, 54 minutes ago

Report: Global obesity costs hits $2 trillion

Report: Global obesity annual costs hit $2 trillion, nearly as much as smoking

Updated 1 hours, 54 minutes ago

Researcher who found cause of Lyme disease dies

Burgdorfer, researcher who discovered bacteria that causes Lyme disease, dies in Montana

Sunday - 11/23/2014, 08:42am EST

Utah midwife ordered to face trial in baby's death

Utah midwife ordered to stand trial in 2012 death of premature baby

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 09:10pm EST

Soaring generic drug prices draw Senate scrutiny

Price spikes for once-cheap generic drugs draw scrutiny from Senate lawmakers

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 03:58pm EST

Report questions role of wealth in Lanza's care

Agency: Schools helped Adam Lanza's mom 'appease' him, mental health issues not well treated

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 01:40pm EST

Lack of sleep is a public health epidemic

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 01:19pm EST

Highlights from report on Newtown school shooter

Some highlights from the Office of Child Advocate report on Newtown school shooter

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 12:58pm EST

Baltimore officials holding holiday food giveaway

Baltimore officials giving away produce to encourage healthy holiday eating

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 12:28pm EST

UK volunteers fly to Sierra Leone to fight Ebola

First British volunteers fly to Sierra Leone, where experts warn of 'intense' Ebola surge

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 11:40am EST

Geneva hospital: Cuban doctor with Ebola stable

Geneva hospital: Cuban doctor infected with Ebola is stable after nearly 2 days of treatment

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 11:32am EST

New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 11:30am EST

Feds vows to publicize vaccine injury help program

US government vows to publicize help for vaccine victims; program keeps people waiting years

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 11:00am EST
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