Texas Health Commissioner David Lakey urges that children who live with a person being monitored for Ebola should not be excluded from school.
Dozens of health care workers who had contact with the man who died of Ebola in Dallas were asked Thursday to sign legal documents in which they agreed to stay home, as authorities across the nation ramped up efforts to limit the virus’ spread.
The patient was admitted to a Dallas hospital Monday night with Ebola-like symptoms.
A Texan has been diagnosed with measles after attending a softball tournament in Kansas where health officials later warned of possible exposure to the virus.
The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Doctors say other factors unlikely in spread of HIV in this case.