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Ebola virus

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Ebola lockdown workers find dozens of cases

One hundred thirty new cases of Ebola were identified during a three-day lockdown in Sierra Leone, Stephen Gaojia, the country's head of emergency operations, said Monday.

Officials are awaiting tests on another 39 potential cases, he said. During th...

TB, tuberculosis

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

700 infants exposed to TB at Texas hospital

More than 700 infants and 40 health care workers have been exposed to tuberculosis, commonly called TB, at a hospital in El Paso, Texas, according to the city's Department of Public Health.

Jen Corn

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Power walker loses 150 pounds

In the fall of 2011, Jen Corn was the heaviest she had ever been.

Ebola outbreak, Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone ends 3-day Ebola lockdown

Sierra Leone lifted Sunday a nationwide lockdown, which had been put in place to help stop the spread of Ebola.

Ebola outbreak, Sierra Leone

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Fight against Ebola is grossly underfunded

The Ebola virus has already killed thousands in West Africa, an immeasurable loss for many families. As medical workers try to quell its spread, global organizations are calculating the economic impact of the disease.

Ebola outbreak, Sierra Leone

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Sierra Leone starts nationwide Ebola lockdown

Sierra Leone started a three-day nationwide lockdown Friday in an effort to halt an Ebola outbreak that has left thousands dead in the region.

Under the plan, no one is allowed to leave their homes for three days, allowing volunteers to go door-to-do...

Ebola virus

CDC

NIH researcher becomes human guinea pig for Ebola vaccine

Earlier this week, Brian Shepherd sat down in a small doctor's office in Bethesda, Maryland. A technician swabbed his arm and gave him a quick jab with a needle.

Woman sleep, sleeping

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The longer you sleep, the weirder your dreams

Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health. Remember, correlation is not causation -- so if a study finds a connection between two things, it doesn't mean that one causes the other.

measles shot

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15 die after getting measles shots in Syria

A crying mother cradles and moves her dead baby to the floor, yelling out, "My child, my child." Outside, another woman shakes and gestures in a fit of absolute grief as she piercingly screams, "Pray to God and his prophet sister."

Both women had bro...

MRSA bacteria

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Obama signs order to fight superbugs

The rise in antibiotic-resistant bacteria could lead to a future full of untreatable infections, experts have warned us for years.

National Health News

In-Home Healthcare

Interim Healthcare

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Pueblo | In-Home Healthcare
720. N. Main Street., Suite 400
Pueblo, CO 81003
719-632-9900 | cointake@interimhealthcare.com
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Interim Healthcare

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Colorado Springs | In-Home Healthcare
1901 N. Union Blvd, #202
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
719-632-9900 | cointake@interimhealthcare.com
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Orthodontia

Powers Corridor (Area 2)
gaworski_sm Dr. Matt Gaworski
6140 Tutt Blvd, Suite 250
Colorado Springs, CO 80923
(719) 596-2477 | info@drmattgaworski.com
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Hospital

Pueblo, Pueblo West (Areas 11, 12)
centuralogo St. Mary-Corwin
1008 Minnequa Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81004
719-557-4000
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Northwest Colorado Springs (Areas 2, 7, 10, 8)
centuralogo St. Francis Medical Center
6001 E. Woodmen Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80923
719-571-1000
WEBSITE | FACEBOOK | DOC TALK VIDEO

Central and Southeast Springs (Areas 1, 3, 4, 5, 6)
centuralogo Penrose Hospital
2222 N. Nevada Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
719-776-5000
WEBSITE | FACEBOOK | DOC TALK VIDEO

Allergy & Asthma

Pueblo & Pueblo West (Area 11,12)
wsa-logo The William Storms Allergy Clinic
Pueblo Clinic
41 Montebello Road, Suite 206
Pueblo, CO 81001
719-955-6000 | info@stormsallergy.com
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Ute Pass/Woodland Park (Area 9)

wsa-logo The William Storms Allergy Clinic
Woodland Park
16420 W US Highway 24, Suite 210
Woodland Park, CO 80863
719-955-6000 | info@stormsallergy.com
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Central Colorado Springs (Area 1)
wsa-logo The William Storms Allergy Clinic

William Storms Allergy Main Clinic
1625 Medical Center Point, Suite 190
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
719-955-6000 | info@stormsallergy.com
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Southwest & Security/Widefield/Fountain (Area 2,5)

wsa-logo The William Storms Allergy Clinic
Broadmoor Clinic
218 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
719-955-6000 | info@stormsallergy.com
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Powers Corridor/Falcon/Peterson (Area 2)
wsa-logo The William Storms Allergy Clinic

Cordera Clinic
9320 Grand Cordera Parkway, Suite 100
Colorado Springs 80920
719-955-6000 | info@stormsallergy.com
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North Colorado Springs, Northgate, & Briargate/Black Forest (Area 6, 7, 8)
wsa-logo The William Storms Allergy Clinic
Briargate Clinic
8890 N. Union Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
719-955-6000 | info@stormsallergy.com
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