Ebola in America - NBC New York

Deadly Virus' Arrival in U.S. Sparks Concerns

Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at 05:02 PM EST

NY to Be Reimbursed $32M for Ebola Treatment, Prep

NY to Be Reimbursed $32M for Ebola Treatment, Prep

U.S. Senator Charles Schumer says the federal government is allocating $32 million to the state of New York to cover all expenses related to ebola readiness and treatment.

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 at 09:08 AM EST

NYC Doctor Who Contracted Ebola to Speak at Alma Mater

NYC Doctor Who Contracted Ebola to Speak at Alma Mater

The doctor who became the first and only person to be diagnosed with Ebola in New York City said he hopes use his notoriety to improve the understanding and treatment of epidemic diseases.

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 03:24 PM EST

Ebola Doctor Speaks Out for 1st Time Since Leaving Hospital

Ebola Doctor Speaks Out for 1st Time Since Leaving Hospital

The first and only person to be diagnosed with Ebola in New York City said in his first public comments since his recovery that he is grateful for the care he received and wants to bring attention to the...

Tuesday, Jan 20, 2015 at 10:07 PM EST

Sick Traveler Flying to Newark Does Not Have Ebola

Sick Traveler Flying to Newark Does Not Have Ebola

The airline passenger traveling from Sierra Leone to Newark Airport who was taken to the hospital after a source familiar with the response said she began vomiting and exhibiting a fever does not have Ebola,...

Tuesday, Jan 20, 2015 at 01:27 PM EST

Sick Traveler Flying From Africa Taken to Hospital

Sick Traveler Flying From Africa Taken to Hospital

An airline passenger traveling from Sierra Leone to Newark Airport was taken to the hospital after she began vomiting and exhibiting a fever, a source familiar with the response says.

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The first confirmed case of Ebola in the United States sparked immediate concerns about who may have been exposed and helped shed light on how the potentially deadly virus is, and isn't, spread.

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