According to a new study, a virus can contaminate 40 to 60 percent of surfaces within two to four hours.
The CDC and other health officials throughout the world stressed the importance of tackling the Ebola outbreak now.
According to the results from clinical trials conducted on ZMapp, the experimental medication for the Ebola virus, the drug was effective 100 percent of the time for monkeys.
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that despite efforts to control the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the number of cases could potentially spike up to 20,000 before the outbreak is over.
Patients infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus are unlikely to pass it to others easily, according to a new study.
The World Health Organization reported that the Ebola outbreak has taken a "heavy toll" on health workers stationed at the four affected nations.
Despite the focus that has been placed on the Ebola outbreak a new poll revealed that many Americans do not know what Ebola is and how the virus gets transmitted.
A new experimental drug holds promise in treating respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a leading cause of pneumonia in infants, according to a new report.
Hospital officials reported that doctor Kent Brantly, 33, who was infected with Ebola in West Africa, is scheduled to be discharged today.
Even though the Ebola outbreak in Africa is one of the worst ones to occur in years, there are many viruses that are more deadly than Ebola.
According to a new study, researchers found that the human papillomavirus vaccine can offer protection against the virus for at least eight years.
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The deadliest Ebola has taken Western Africa in its clutches and is responsible for at least 900 lives so far. 50 infectious disease specialists have been sent to the region who will help quell the outbreak.
WHO announced that the outbreak cannot be properly contained due to the affected nations' lack of resources and is now calling for an extraordinary response to help prevent the outbreak from worsening.
The New York City's Health Department reported that the male patient at Mount Sinai Hospital is "unlikely" to have Ebola.