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Bono, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and “The Walking Dead” actress Danai Gurira are among the celebrities playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.
Celebrities are playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.
Registered nurses at two Southland hospitals and those in over a dozen other states continued a two-day strike to demand better equipment for handling Ebola patients, despite the United States being Ebola-free.
Thousands of registered nurses in California and over a dozen other U.S. states Tuesday kicked off a two-day strike to demand better equipment for handling Ebola patients.
KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO had a panel of diverse experts, who are on the front lines of the worldwide Ebola crisis, answer the public’s questions Thursday during a special town hall broadcast.
KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO will assemble a panel of diverse experts on the front lines of the worldwide Ebola crisis to answer the public’s questions in a special town hall broadcast entitled “Ebola Uncovered”
More than half of all California voters say they have at least some level of concern about themselves or a family member being exposed to the Ebola virus, according to a poll released Friday.
California Orders 21-Day Quarantine For Travelers From West Africa Who Had Contact With Ebola Patients
California’s chief health officer issued an order Tuesday for a 21-day quarantine of anyone who arrives in the state from an Ebola-infected area and has had contact with a patient confirmed to have the potentially deadly virus.
Registered nurses at UC medical centers across California want the public to know that they are not prepared to handle Ebola cases.
Rep. Maxine Waters will meet Tuesday with officials from Los Angeles International Airport and local health departments to discuss Ebola screening and emergency-response protocols at the airport.
Scientists from across California convened at UC Irvine on Monday night to discuss fighting the spread of Ebola in the United States.
Los Angeles County health officials are monitoring an unspecified number of people who recently arrived in the Southland from West Africa, but none of them are suspected of having the Ebola virus, the county’s top health officer said Friday.
Gov. Jerry Brown met with state agency heads, labor unions and leaders in the health care industry Tuesday to address Ebola preparedness at hospitals and other medical facilities throughout California.
The Los Angeles City Council will met Tuesday to discuss a motion that would require city staff and county officials to report on public health issues in relation to Ebola.