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Davis Elementary School near Dallas shut its doors after finding out that a health care worker who treated one of the nurses infected with the Ebola virus lives at a home with students from the school. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Officials: Keep Schools Open Despite Ebola Scare

Texas Health Commissioner David Lakey urges that children who live with a person being monitored for Ebola should not be excluded...

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The Galveston-based Carnival Magic returned to her home port after being refused entry to Cozumel by Mexican health officials. (Photo by Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Lines via Getty Images)

Cruise Ship Docked With Ebola-Watched Health Worker

The Galveston-based Carnival Magic returned to her home port after being refused entry to Cozumel by Mexican health officials.

Texas 5-Year-Old Receives Prosthetic Hand Made From 3-D Printer

A 5-year-old Texas boy has received a prosthetic hand this week that was created from 3-D-printing technology.

A general view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas where Thomas Eric Duncan died from Ebola virus. (credit: Mike Stone/Getty Images)

Nurse: Hospital ‘Chaotic Scene’ Treating Ebola Patient

A nurse who works at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital says she can no longer defend the place she works because they violated basic principles while taking care of an Ebola patient who died.

A general view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas where Thomas Eric Duncan died from Ebola virus. (credit: Mike Stone/Getty Images)

Doctor: Ebola ‘Protocol May Be Inadequate’

As Thomas Eric Duncan’s health deteriorated, nurses Amber Joy Vinson and Nina Pham were at the Ebola patient’s side.

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Texas School District Temporarily Closes Campuses After Students Traveled On Same Flight As Nurse With Ebola

A Central Texas school district has temporarily closed three of its campuses after two of its students traveled on the same flight as a nurse who has since been diagnosed with Ebola.

A general view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas where a patient has been diagnosed with the Ebola virus on Sept. 30, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Mike Stone/Getty Images)

Nurses’ Union: Ebola Patient Left In Open Area Of ER For Hours

Liberian Ebola patient was left in an open area of a Dallas emergency room for hours, and the nurses treating him worked for days without proper protective gear and faced constantly changing protocols, according to a statement released late Tuesday by the largest U.S. nurses’ union.

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Apple, Facebook Paying To Freeze Eggs Of Female Employees

Facebook began covering egg freezing for workers earlier this year, becoming the first major employer on record to do so, according to NBC News, which reports that Apple will add the perk in January.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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