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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.

Nurse criticizes Ebola quarantine, raising concern

Nurse quarantined on Ebola watch criticizes treatment, raising concerns over plan's logistics

Updated 07 minutes, 40 seconds ago

US: Power to visit Ebola-ravaged West Africa

US: Ambassador Power to visit 3 Ebola-ravaged countries in West Africa

Updated 07 minutes, 45 seconds ago

Ebola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast

2 Ebola cases highlight differences in how cities, hospitals prepare for health emergencies

Updated 07 minutes, 45 seconds ago

WHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000

World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000

Updated 07 minutes, 47 seconds ago

Ebola-stricken doc described as driven do-gooder

Ebola-stricken doctor seen as globe-trotting do-gooder driven to join global health fight

Updated 09 minutes, 47 seconds ago

US journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebola

AP Interview: US video journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebola

Updated 13 minutes, 46 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 15 minutes, 48 seconds ago

Few details offered on quarantines over Ebola

States set up quarantines for travelers who had contact with Ebola patients, offer few details

Updated 19 minutes, 47 seconds ago

Cuomo: Ebola quarantine may be hard to enforce

Cuomo: Ebola quarantine may be difficult to enforce, unclear what happens if people refuse it

Updated 57 minutes, 44 seconds ago

Colleagues: US doctor with Ebola was very careful

Colleagues of American doctor with Ebola say he was always careful while treating patients

Updated 1 hours, 15 minutes ago

Obama: Science, not fear, key to Ebola response

Obama says science, not fear, must guide US response to Ebola

Updated 1 hours, 15 minutes ago

GOP candidates straddle the climate change issue

Republican candidates seek safety from question of climate change by straddling the issue

Updated 1 hours, 15 minutes 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 1 hours, 15 minutes 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 1 hours, 15 minutes ago

AP source: Addae didn't show symptoms until Friday

Person familiar with situation: Chargers' Addae didn't show concussion symptoms until Friday

Updated 1 hours, 35 minutes ago

Health care worker criticizes quarantine process

Health care worker quarantined after arrival from West Africa criticizes how it was handled

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 08:20pm EDT

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

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 07:24pm EDT

Dallas man's Halloween decor inspired by Ebola

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

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 07:10pm EDT

Dallas nurse who survived Ebola must wait for dog

County official: Dallas nurse who survived Ebola must wait for reunion with pet spaniel

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 07:00pm EDT

In D.C., crowds walk to end Alzheimer's Disease

There are currently 5 million Americans with the mind-robbing illness.

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 04:29pm EDT
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