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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 fears infect Louisiana medical conference

Ebola fears infect a medical conference: Louisiana tells some attendees to stay away

Updated 00 minutes, 57 seconds ago

Obama campaigns in Maine, avoids spat over Ebola

Obama campaigns in Maine for Democrat in governor race, avoids the state spat over Ebola

Updated 02 minutes, 58 seconds ago

Maine in standoff with nurse over Ebola safeguards

Maine locked in standoff with defiant nurse over Ebola precautions; she goes on a bike ride

Updated 05 minutes, 02 seconds ago

N. Korea cracking down on a distant threat: Ebola

N. Korea, about as far from Ebola as a country can be, cracks down on visitors to keep it out

Updated 05 minutes, 13 seconds ago

Terminally ill woman may postpone taking her life

Terminally ill woman says she feels 'good enough' to possibly delay day she plans to take life

Updated 06 minutes, 31 seconds ago

FTC accuses Gerber of false claim on baby formula

Government says Gerber made false claim that Good Start Gentle formula can prevent allergies

Updated 06 minutes, 32 seconds ago

Microsoft unveils fitness gadget, health tracking

Microsoft unveils $199 fitness gadget, creates data-tracking system to rival Apple, Google

Updated 06 minutes, 42 seconds ago

Ebola quarantines: Can states do that?

Can states do that? Ebola quarantines trigger debate over public health vs civil liberties

Updated 12 minutes, 54 seconds ago

Ebola case highlights work of NYC disease sleuths

Ebola case highlights work of NYC's disease sleuths who investigate and identify outbreaks

Updated 12 minutes, 54 seconds ago

Ebola: Danger in Sierra Leone, progress in Liberia

Top Ebola officials in Liberia and Sierra Leone describe successes amid looming danger

Updated 12 minutes, 59 seconds ago

Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot

Doctors say Ebola false alarms could clog emergency rooms; their advice? Go get your flu shot

Updated 13 minutes, 02 seconds ago

Wisconsin studies music and memory program

Striking a chord: Wisconsin conducts study on effects of music program on dementia patients

Updated 13 minutes, 05 seconds ago

AP IMPACT: If Ebola batters US, we are not ready

AP IMPACT: Even small clusters of Ebola cases could overwhelm parts of US medical care system

Updated 13 minutes, 06 seconds ago

Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise

Halloween party won't last for chocolate lovers as prices set to rise, joining other foods

Updated 20 minutes, 17 seconds ago

Tiny Harris defends implants to change eye color

Reality star Tameka 'Tiny' Harris defends her choice to surgically change eye color

Updated 56 minutes, 42 seconds ago

News Guide: A look at latest Ebola developments

News Guide: Maine nurse under quarantine leaves home; NKorea to quarantine foreigners

Updated 1 hours, 21 minutes ago

Acid reflux cases are on the rise in the U.S.

Diet has a lot to do with it, statistics show.

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 05:08pm EDT

X-ray shows sick tortoise swallowed turtle pendant

Veterinarian's X-ray reveals sick tortoise in south Florida had swallowed small turtle pendant

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 05:02pm EDT

Study: Young people more likely to survive Ebola

Study in Africa finds young people, those who got help early, are more likely to survive Ebola

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Quarantines rarely used, effectiveness questioned

Ebola spurs debate on quarantines; experts say they are used rarely, question their efficacy

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 03:26pm EDT
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