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Ebola

Media inflates Zika presence in country

By  • Opinion

Lack of understanding of virus leads to frenzy, sense of panic

The recent spread of the Zika virus has caused the World Health Organization to declare it a …
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Mayor: Sharing info key to handling Ebola outbreak
5 years ago

Mayor: Sharing info key to handling Ebola outbreak

Transparency in communication was crucial to confronting the public fear after the first Ebola case in Dallas caught the city’s health officials and providers by surprise, said several renowned …
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Examining Ebola
5 years ago

Examining Ebola

Students, faculty weigh in on disease outbreak, hospital protocol

Dallas County officials decided against declaring a state of disaster in the area, citing the declaration as premature and harmful to …
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University officials: We’re monitoring the outbreak
5 years ago

University officials: We’re monitoring the outbreak

The recent outbreak of Ebola in Dallas has prompted officials from the national to the local level, including those at UTD, to address the issue.

On Sept. 30, Thomas Eric …
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Disease Detective
5 years ago

Disease Detective

New professor brings experience, stories of disease outbreaks during her time with Center for Disease Control

The recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has caused quite a stir in …
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