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Ebola facts and checklist for healthcare providers

As you've likely seen, much of the reporting on Ebola has done little more than spread panic without giving any real facts. So Brittney from The Nerdy Nurse is setting the record straight with a checklist for healthcare providers.

The current dearth of treatment options for Ebola is not from a lack of options, but from a zealous protection of current medical monopolies together with an overabundance of red tape. In a related article, we discussed government hostility to natural remedies that are both cheap, effective, and more readily available. In this article, we’ll look at the FDA roadblocks to more conventional treatments.

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Ebola outbreak: pan-African airline halts flights to west African countries

Banner in Monrovia, Liberia, warns people to be cautious about the ebola virus. This photo was chosen because it shows that the situation is current and even in the midst of a special day for the country, the deadliness of the disease is real and alive. http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/30/ebola-outbreak-pan-african-airline-halts-flights-liberia-sierra-leone

Ebola nightmare scenario unfolds: Infected nurse takes commercial flight with 132 passengers; plane makes 5 more flights