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Today, health officials in Texas identified the 10 people most at risk of contracting Ebola from an infected African man in a Dallas hospital.

Ebola’s Breakdown

Today, health officials in Texas identified the 10 people most at risk of contracting Ebola from an infected African man in a Dallas hospital.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has activated its highest alert level in response to the Ebola outbreak in Africa and is sending more staff and disease specialists to…

CDC Missteps

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has activated its highest alert level in response to the Ebola outbreak in Africa and is sending more staff and disease specialists to…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Antibiotics, muscle relaxers and steroids usually require a doctor’s prescription. But now it looks like you can get them with an Amazon Prime account.

Amazon Drugs

Antibiotics, muscle relaxers and steroids usually require a doctor’s prescription. But now it looks like you can get them with an Amazon Prime account.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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