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The Working Life: Doctor Says No Overtime; Pregnant Worker’s Boss Says No Job
New York Times - Health : October 19, 2014, 11:11 am
Three months pregnant, Angelica Valencia was ordered by a doctor not to work overtime, but her bosses at a potato-packing plant in the Bronx said otherwise.
Reporter's Notebook: In Homeland, Liberia Native Finds Resilience Amid Horror
New York Times - Health : October 19, 2014, 10:03 am
Long before Ebola arrived, the people of Liberia endured 14 years of civil war. When it finally ended in 2003, what was left was a nation of survivors.
Fear of Ebola Closes Schools and Shapes Politics
New York Times - Health : October 19, 2014, 9:39 am
Within the escalating debate over how to manage potential threats to public health, the line between vigilance and hysteria can be blurry.
Dozens Declared Free of Ebola Risk in Texas
New York Times - Health : October 19, 2014, 8:58 am
The 21-day monitoring period ended for nearly everyone who had contact with the country’s first Ebola fatality, as the Pentagon said it would form a 30-person military medical team.
A Word With: Richard Preston: Updating a Chronicle of Suffering: Author of ‘The Hot Zone’ Tracks Ebola’s Evolution
New York Times - Health : October 19, 2014, 6:13 am
“The Hot Zone,” the nonfiction thriller about Ebola that Richard Preston wrote 20 years ago, is back on best-seller lists.