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A continually updated summary of all that’s happened since the first patient was diagnosed on American soil.
A new study finds that people born in summer are more prone to mood swings, while those born in winter tend to be less irritable.
Passengers from Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea will now have to fly through the five airports where screenings are taking place.
People put serious weight on judgments of character based on facial structure alone.
The question of restricting flights to insulate the U.S. has become a classic campaign litmus test.
It would not be a socialist paradise. At least, entirely.
Why do so many people avoid taking medical tests?
Three different artificial sweeteners have been the result of scientists with poor hand hygiene.
The sudsy soap isn't dying; it's returning to its roots as smelly stuff you rub into your head.
New research finds a correlation between the down economy and higher numbers of the surgery.
In reality, twice as many Americans believe in witches as are afraid of Ebola. At what point does the media's coverage of the country's "overreaction" to the virus become another overreaction?
Microchimerism, a phenomenon in which women harbor residual fetal cells from their children long after they've given birth, may come with significant health advantages.
The World Health Organization says it's been six weeks without a new infection.
Beef-loving Nebraskan kids are warming to veggie burgers and carrot sticks. Can the rest of the nation follow?
With social-impact bonds, people can recoup the money they've fronted—as long as the initiatives hit their health targets.
An anecdote from a friend can hold more weight than a recommendation from a doctor.
Experts are coming around to the idea that infrequent, high-intensity exercise may be as healthy as regular but more relaxed workouts.
Healthcare workers say they're far from prepared to treat a patient with the virus.
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Here's what the West African nation's apparent triumph over Ebola could tell us about containing the virus.