U.S. to Admit Healthcare Aide with Ebola

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A U.S. healthcare aide who tested positive for Ebola while working in Sierra Leone will be admitted to the U.S. for treatment. The National Institute of Health said the worker, who has not been identified, will be transported to and treated at the Clinical Center’s Special Clinical Studies Unit in Maryland.

Earlier on Thursday, a British military healthcare worker with Ebola who was also in Sierra Leone was transported to London for treatment, and four other workers have possibly been infected.

While there have been tremendous strides to curb the Ebola epidemic, the virus has killed nearly 10,0000 people in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea. Read more.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}

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