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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.

Ebola jitters for some _ but not all _ New Yorkers

Horrifying, or no big deal? Jittery New Yorkers wrestle to put Ebola fears into perspective

Updated 11 minutes, 11 seconds ago

Cholera sickens nearly 1,000 people in Niger

Doctors Without Borders says 20 dead, nearly 1,000 sickened by cholera in Niger

Updated 11 minutes, 12 seconds ago

Pakistan detects more polio cases on awareness day

WHO: Pakistan detects 3 more polio cases, bringing total to 220 as world marks awareness day

Updated 11 minutes, 12 seconds ago

UK boy finishes proton therapy in Prague for tumor

British boy Ashya finishes brain tumor proton therapy in Prague; focus of UK health debate

Updated 11 minutes, 12 seconds ago

NY, NJ order Ebola quarantine for doctors, others

NY and NJ will quarantine doctors and others exposed to Ebola; move prompted by New York case

Updated 13 minutes, 02 seconds ago

As Ebola reaches New York, what you need to know

As a bad virus reaches the big city, some questions and answers about hazards from Ebola

Updated 15 minutes, 03 seconds ago

College player fights tumor for moment on court

College player fights brain tumor for chance to get to play in basketball team's season opener

Updated 15 minutes, 04 seconds ago

Ebola: A crash course in fear and how it hurts us

Scientists explain Ebola's scare factor and that what we really should fear is fear itself

Updated 15 minutes, 10 seconds ago

Ebola cases in New York and Mali fan travel fears

More calls for travel bans or quarantines as new Ebola cases appear in New York City and Mali

Updated 18 minutes, 54 seconds ago

WHO: Mali case put many at risk for Ebola

World Health Organization: 2-year-old who brought Ebola to Mali dies, many at risk

Updated 21 minutes, 05 seconds ago

Republicans question federal response on Ebola

Republican lawmakers question federal response on Ebola, push for tougher standards

Updated 21 minutes, 08 seconds ago

WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015

WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses could be ready in 2015; 5 more vaccines testing in March

Updated 21 minutes, 10 seconds ago

Obama offers federal help to NY with Ebola case

In calls to New York's mayor, governor, Obama offers federal help with Ebola case

Updated 21 minutes, 11 seconds ago

Beds at Ebola treatment units empty in Liberia

Concerns about cremation lead to empty beds at Ebola treatment units in Liberia

Updated 21 minutes, 11 seconds ago

NY, New Jersey issue stronger Ebola quarantine

NY, New Jersey governors issue quarantine for travelers with Ebola contact in West Africa

Updated 1 hours, 06 minutes ago

Dallas man's Halloween decor inspired by Ebola

Dallas man takes inspiration from Ebola cleanup efforts with his Halloween decorations

Updated 1 hours, 11 minutes ago

Doctor said to be 'relatively stable'

Updated 1 hours, 47 minutes ago

Nurse who overcame Ebola meets with Obama

Friday - 10/24/2014, 04:30pm EDT

Ebola cases could spur lawsuits _ with big hurdles

Big hurdles if Ebola cases spur lawsuits; Texas caps payouts and shields ER doctors

Friday - 10/24/2014, 04:30pm EDT
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