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Mobilizing for Possible Ebola Cases in Chicago

Mobilizing for Possible Ebola Cases in Chicago

10/22/2014: Doctors at Rush University Medical Center were ready when they got word possible Ebola patients were headed their way. Today, they showed how and where the patients were examined. Nesita Kwan reports. Watch »

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Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

A child traveling from Liberia is being tested for Ebola and remains in isolation in Chicago after he and an... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
U of I Among Leaders in Sexual Health Rankings

U of I Among Leaders in Sexual Health Rankings

Condom maker Trojan is out with its annual list of 140 campuses and the sexual health resources available to... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Nurses, University of Illinois Hospital Reach Pact

Nurses, University of Illinois Hospital Reach Pact

Nurses and administrators of the University of Illinois Hospital in Chicago have reached a tentative agreement that... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Clinics Say They Are Not Equipped to Check for Ebola

Clinics Say They Are Not Equipped to Check for Ebola

The arrival of the deadly Ebola virus has put the spotlight on weak spots in American hospitals, but those... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Ebola Fear Factor: Why U.S. Needs a Viral Reality Check

Ebola Fear Factor: Why U.S. Needs a Viral Reality Check

A national frenzy over the Ebola virus has led to school closings, congressional hearings and the quarantining of... Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Photos Show Hospitals Unprepared for Ebola

Photos Show Hospitals Unprepared for Ebola

On any given day in America’s acute care hospitals, about one in 25 patients contracts a healthcare-related... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Rahm: City Prepared to Handle Ebola If It Comes Here

Rahm: City Prepared to Handle Ebola If It Comes Here

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the city of Chicago is prepared to handle the Ebola virus, should it surface in the... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Ebola Hotline Activated in Illinois

Ebola Hotline Activated in Illinois

Illinois residents with questions about Ebola will now have access to answers. Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Chicago Hospital Prepares for Potential Ebola Patients

Chicago Hospital Prepares for Potential Ebola Patients

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may designate Chicago hospitals for treatment of potential... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Why Man Skipped Hazmat Suit at Ebola Patient’s Transport

Why Man Skipped Hazmat Suit at Ebola Patient’s Transport

As a team boarded Dallas Ebola patient Amber Vinson onto an airplane bound for an Atlanta treatment center... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Health Officials Detail Ebola Prevention in Chicago

Health Officials Detail Ebola Prevention in Chicago

News of a second Dallas health care worker testing positive for Ebola has prompted officials in Chicago to take... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Karen Lewis Battles Brain Tumor

Karen Lewis Battles Brain Tumor

10/14/14: Following news of Karen Lewis being diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor, NBC 5's Nesita Kwan talks... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Ebola Screenings at O'Hare Begin Thursday

Ebola Screenings at O'Hare Begin Thursday

Federal health officials say the entry screenings add another layer of protection to halt the spread of the Ebola... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Nurses Express Concerns Over Ebola Preparedness

Nurses Express Concerns Over Ebola Preparedness

With so many questions still unanswered after a Dallas nurse, who treated Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan,... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
Liberian Woman Detained, Isolated at Kenosha County Jail

Liberian Woman Detained, Isolated at Kenosha County Jail

The woman was not showing any signs of Ebola, according to a report by WITI-TV in Milwaukee, but was isolated out of... Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Is Artificial Turf Safe? Ex-Soccer Players Have Doubts

Is Artificial Turf Safe? Ex-Soccer Players Have Doubts

From high schools to multi-million-dollar sports complexes, artificial turf soccer fields are everywhere in the... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
120 Students Out Sick At Indiana Elementary School

120 Students Out Sick At Indiana Elementary School

More than 100 students at an Indiana elementary school were out sick Wednesday because of what health officials... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
Ebola Fever Screening Coming To O'Hare

Ebola Fever Screening Coming To O'Hare

The government plans to begin taking the temperatures of travelers from West Africa arriving at five U.S. airports... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
Illinois Health Officials Say State is Prepared for Ebola

Illinois Health Officials Say State is Prepared for Ebola

International travelers at O'Hare will soon undergo screening for Ebola. Watch »

Oct 9, 2014

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