June 23, 2017Comments Off on Ebola virus burial teams may have 'saved thousands of lives'
Media playback is unsupported on your device They were ordinary people doing an extraordinary job in extremely dangerous times. Now new research suggests Red Cross volunteers who helped bury most... Read More
May 12, 2017Comments Off on Ebola: WHO declares outbreak in DR Congo
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. At least one person has died after contracting the virus in the country’s north-east,... Read More
November 25, 2016Comments Off on Ebola nurse banned for hiding Pauline Cafferkey's high temperature
A senior nurse found to have concealed the true temperature of Ebola survivor Pauline Cafferkey has been suspended for two months. A disciplinary panel said Donna Wood’s dishonesty was “very... Read More
November 17, 2016Comments Off on Ebola nurse: 'Preposterous' she hid Pauline Cafferkey temperature
A nurse who volunteered to fight Ebola in Africa has denied claims she falsified the temperature of her infected colleague Pauline Cafferkey. Donna Wood, who denies misconduct, told a Nursing... Read More